Apple announced the new series, Carpool Karaoke. This will be exclusive to Apple Music subscribers starting August 8th. Many of today’s biggest names in music, television, film, sports and pop culture will be featured. These short road trips will be filled with the guest’s favorite songs. You can expect comedy, conversation, and music.
Tune in every Tuesday, for a new episode. Available to Apple Music subscribers in more than 100 countries. You will see your favorite celebs paired each week belting out their favorite tunes.
So far the list of celebrities include Will Smith and James Corden; Miley, Noah, Billy Ray and the entire Cyrus family; Shakira and Trevor Noah; Game of Thrones stars Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams; Queen Latifah and Jada Pinkett Smith; John Legend, Alicia Keys and Taraji P. Henson; LeBron James and James Corden; and a lot more.
James Corden and Ben Winston are the creators of Carpool Karaoke which became a sensation that began as a segment on the Emmy award-winning The Late Late Show with James Corden. It became a viral video sensation. The Apple series is produced for Apple Music by CBS Television Studios and Fulwell 73. James Corden and Ben Winston are the executive producers, along with Eric Pankowski.
The Original Lives On
Carpool Karaoke will continue to be a regular segment on The Late Late Show with James Corden. It is broadcast Monday through Friday on the CBS Television Network.
This is Apple Music’s first move into original video content along with another Apple original the Planet of the Apps reality show which is similar to the Shark Tank.
A Fun Time
Carpool Karaoke looks like a real fun time and will likely be very popular among Apple Music subscribers. We will need to check this out. In the meantime here is a trailer that will give us an idea of what to expect on these fun rides.