April 16, 2015:
Tracy Chapman gave a touching and mesmerizing version of “Stand By Me” at the David Letterman Show,
Following her performance Tracy Chapman appeared in the Twitter trends in the United States :
April 13, 2015 :
BREAKING NEWS! Tracy Chapman will be a musical guest on the David Letterman Show on April 16, 2015. David Letterman says goodbye to the Late Show inviting his favorite guests, Tracy is one of them.
It will be Tracy’s 5th appearance at The Late Show with David Letterman
NEW YORK (AP) — David Letterman is packing his final 28 shows as a late-night host with a who’s who of Hollywood names and favorites leading up to his May 20 swan song.
CBS announced Monday that his guests will include Bill Murray, George Clooney, Steve Martin, Jerry Seinfeld, Robert Downey Jr., Will Ferrell, Tina Fey, Tom Hanks, Scarlett Johansson, Sarah Jessica Parker, Don Rickles, Julia Roberts, Ray Romano, Howard Stern, Oprah Winfrey, Martin Short, John Travolta, Michael J. Fox and Alec Baldwin.
And there will be others who haven’t been announced yet. Musical guests will include Elvis Costello, Dave Matthews Band, Mumford and Sons, Norah Jones, Amos Lee and Tracy Chapman.
Letterman hasn’t specified who, if anyone, will join him for his final show after 33 years on late-night TV.
List of Tracy Chapman’s appearances at The Late Show with David Letterman
- Episode #637: August 7, 1996 : Tracy Chapman as musical guest (Other guests: Michael Johnson, Tom Arnold)
- Episode #782: April 11, 1997: Tracy Chapman as musical guest (Other guests: Kelsey Grammar, Jake Johannsen)
- Episode #903: November 07, 1997: Tracy Chapman & B.B. King as musical guest (Other guests: Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Heather Matarazzo)
- Episode #1454: July 7, 2000: Tracy Chapman as musical guest (Other guest:Jason Alexander)
- Episode #4239: April 16, 2015: Tracy Chapman as musical guest (Other guests: Kevin James, Tom Dreesen)