August 1, 2017


Trailer for Apple’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’ Takes James Corden’s Viral Hit To Another Level

A new trailer for Apple Music’s Carpool Karaoke: The Series gives a glimpse of the antics that viewers can anticipate from celebrity pairings when they tune in for new episodes every week starting Aug. 8. The series is based on The Late Late Show host James Corden’s massively popular Emmy-winning “Carpool Karaoke” segment, which features Corden driving and singing along with artists such as AdeleEd SheeranJustin BieberKaty PerryLady GagaMariah Carey and Sia.

Apple’s version, executive produced by Corden and Ben Winston, will ramp up the star power by pairing celebrities from music, TV, film and sports with each other, not just Corden. Take a look, above.

Road trip duos include Ariana Grande with Seth MacFarlane; Metallica with Billy Eichner; Camila Cabello with Joe Jonas; with Gwyneth Paltrow and Jessica Alba; Big Sean with Tracee Ellis Ross; Alicia Keys with John LegendShakira with Trevor Noah; Queen Latifah with Jada Pinkett Smith; Dierks Bentley with Sheryl CrowBlake Shelton with Chelsea Handler; Will Smith with Corden; Shaq with John Cena; LeBron James with Corden; Sophie Turner with Maisie Williams; and Miley Cyrus with her famous family.

New episodes will be available for Apple Music subscribers to watch every Tuesday.

Corden's "Carpool Karaoke" segment from The Late Late Show elevated his popularity, helping him land the hosting gig for the 2017 and 2018 GRAMMYs. At the this year's GRAMMYs on Feb. 12, Corden brought the viral bit onstage with an assist from Blue Ivy CarterFaith HillKeith Urban, Legend, Ryan Tedder of OneRepublicJennifer Lopez and Neil Diamond. You can relive that moment in this gallery: