Don Cheadle joins The Roots for episode of The Tonight Show, including A Tribe Called Quest tribute

Actor got to show off his trumpet skills in anticipation of his Miles Davis biopic

Don Cheadle Fallon

For his starring role in the new Miles Davis biopic Miles Ahead, Don Cheadle actually learned how to play trumpet. The actor got a chance to show off his chops as a guest of The Roots on Wednesday night’s episode of The Tonight Show. He performed with the Legendary Roots Crew throughout the episode, including their performance of A Tribe Called Quest’s “Oh My God” in tribute to Phife Dawg.

Watch the full episode below; scroll to 5:50 mark for the “Oh My God” performance and Fallon’s introduction of Cheadle.

Miles Ahead hits theaters beginning April 1st.


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