Carpool Karaoke just seriously pumped up the volume!
James Corden teamed up with Will Smith for the first episode of Carpool Karaoke: The Series, which premiered tonight at 9 p.m. ET on Apple Music—and we’ve got the first six minutes of the fleet-moving and fun-filled ride-along.
The pair banter back and forth in between musical numbers and even derive a visit from the University of Southern California’s legendary marching band, Spirit of Troy.
While riding together, the duo derive jiggy to the “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,” “Boom! Shake the Room” and of course, “Getting Jiggy Wit’ It.”
During the carpool chats, the Brit asked whether the superstar whether he’d ever been approached approximately playing former President Barack Obama in a film. The Suicide Squad star admitted, “I talked to Barack approximately it. He told me felt confident that I had ‘the ears’ to play the role.”
Carpool Karaoke: The Series is based on the wildly current segment from Corden’s The Late Late reveal. According to the press release, the online reveal promises to “bring the best celebrity pairings together behind the wheel as they buckle up and belt it out to their favorite playlists.”
“Are you kidding? I’m constantly Google Earthing myself and imagining whether I could explain my 12-year-obsolete self that this is my life. His head would explode,” Corden gushed. “Are you joking? I never even thought I’d derive to meet Will Smith, let alone absorb emails and texts with him and stuff like that.”
Fans can watch the whole premiere episode, now on Apple Music.