To fill the gap between Craig Ferguson’s final show as host of the Late Late Show and James Corden’s first, CBS has enlisted a series of celebrities to serve as guest hosts. Last night’s episode featured director Judd Apatow, who brought along Ryan Adams to serve as musical guest. In turn, Adams brought along Don Was to accompany him for a stripped down performance of “Gimme Something Good”. Adams also played guitar as Apatow gave his goodbye speech. Replay the full episode at CBS’s website; Adams comes in around the 33:00 mark. Update: Also watch the performance below.
In other news, Adams is separating from his wife of six years, actress and musician Mandy Moore. According to a statement issued to US Magazine, “Mandy Moore and Ryan Adams have mutually decided to end their marriage of almost 6 years. It is a respectful, amicable parting of ways and both Mandy and Ryan are asking for media to respect their privacy at this time.”