Taylor Swift Plays 'New Year's Day' in Surprise Performance

Taylor Swift performs 'New Year's Day'

Jimmy Fallon paid tribute to his mom on Monday's show and there couldn't have been a dry eye in the studio.

Taylor Swift gave fans a huge surprise this evening - she performed one of her brand new songs on The Tonight Show!

Gloria Fallon passed away on November 4, and last week's "Tonight Show" originals were canceled as a result.

"I feel so grateful to be able to do this every single night", he said of hosting the NBC late-night show, telling viewers "I'm very appreciative of all the support from all of you that my family received over the past week".

"When we were little, my mom would walk us to the store, and we would hold hands".

Swift showed up to play her reflective new ballad, "New Year's Day", which includes the lyric, "squeeze my hand three times in the back of a taxi".

Swift will be taking her new album on a massive stadium tour next year, but for now, check out her stripped-down appearance on The Tonight Show below.

LiAngelo Ball, 2 UCLA teammates remain in China as team heads home
The players were arrested last week and charged with shoplifting from a Louis Vuitton store located next to the team's hotel . LiAngelo Ball's family is in Hong Kong marketing $495 Big Baller Brand shoes, according to a tweet from LaVar Ball .

Gloria Fallon died "peacefully" on 4 November in hospital in NY.

". and I would squeeze I love you too", he adds.

Gloria's advice? "Wash your hands after being near that Paris Hilton", she joked on the show. She said yes with zero hesitation.

It was so touching Fallon could be seen dabbing his tears while she sang.

Of the emotional performance, he said, "I almost gasped. We all lost it", DiCenzo tweeted.

"That hug between Jimmy and Taylor after the song was 100 percent real emotion", he said. "Whatever you think of Taylor, she did something handsome for Jimmy and our show today, and we're forever grateful". He was clearly emotional when sharing the story and talking about what his mother meant to him.

"Last week I was in the hospital, by her side, and I grabbed her hand and I squeezed, "I love you".

Related News:



Most liked

Rescue efforts end after deadly Iran quake
Rouhani landed by helicopter in the city of Kermanshah and promised the government would move swiftly to help those left homeless. Hospitals in nearby provinces took in numerous injured, state television said, airing footage of survivors waiting to be treated.

Allen County Public Health supports antibiotic awareness
Taking antibiotics when they are not needed or worse, taking the wrong antibiotic reduces their effectiveness. Councillor Sweet added: "In addition, people take antibiotics for mild infections when they don't need to".

At Least Three Dead, Students Wounded After Shooting At California School
Police fatally shot the attacker after reports of at least seven shooting scenes, including an elementary school, Johnston said. "Multiple students" have been airlifted from the scene according to Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston, including a 6-year-old.

North Korean defector was shot six times by border troops: UNC
If North Korea is proven to have fired shots through the area, this would constitute a breach of the armistice agreement. The most famous incident was in 1976, when two American army officers were killed by ax-wielding North Korean soldiers.

Thousands protest in Yemen against Saudi-led blockade
According to the UN's aid coordinator in Yemen, Jamie McGoldrick, there was no time to wait for a new inspection system to be set up.

EgyptAir signs letter of intent for up to 24 Bombardier CS300s
Bombardier says that based on the list price of the CS300, a firm order for 12 aircraft would be valued at about $1.4 billion. Cromer said both sales had already being under negotiation and were not the result of the Airbus venture.

Congressman Cohen Derails Sessions Russia Hearing To Ask About Weed
Attorney General Jeff Sessions told lawmakers that the Department of Justice is investigating 27 leaks of classified information. Trump has repeatedly criticized his Justice Department for not aggressively probing a variety of conservative concerns.

The Weeknd 'dating Justin Bieber's ex Yovanna Ventura' after Selena Gomez split
Ventura and Bieber dated briefly back in 2015, after he had split with Gomez and had a (possible) brief fling with Kylie Jenner . The two were spotted leaving Hyde nightclub in Los Angeles and photographed holding hands in the back seat of his white Bentley.

Today will release new info. on PSU hazing trial
The footage in question led to new charges against 12 people in the case, ranging from felony aggravated assault to misdemeanors. The teen's mother, Evelyn Piazza, added, "Your life is too important to put it on the line for a brotherhood or a sisterhood".

Sledgehammer Addresses Call of Duty: WW2 Multiplayer Issues
Until the Call of Duty: WWII servers are back online fully, you will be alone in Headquarters unless you invite friends. The double XP event that's been extended for one more day is now scheduled to end on November 14 at 10 a.m.

Qualcomm Rejects $130 Billion Broadcom Merger Proposal
Our scenario analysis examines Qualcomm earnings in various iPhone royalty scenarios with and without Huawei royalties. Qualcomm announced today it has rejected Broadcom's takeover bid, and for now, it will remain subsidiary to no one.

Missouri AG subpoenas Google in antitrust investigation
A Google spokesman said that the company had not yet received Missouri´s subpoena, but that it has "strong privacy protections in place for our users".

Google Pixel 2 XL hit with unresponsive edges issue
Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones have widely been hailed as an outstanding flagship device based on early reviews. On my own personal Pixel 2 XL, the behavior is very similar, but with instances where taps do end up working as intended.

Gal Gadot Is GQ's 2017 Wonder Woman of the Year
And you would think Warner Bros . isn't going to renew its deal with the company - at least if Ratner is still with it. Soon after the sexual harassment news came out, Warner Bros . announced that they were severing all ties with the man.

Federal Bureau of Investigation stats show hate crimes up in Minn
Some civil rights groups caution that the FBI's annual figures are artificially low because they rely on voluntary reporting. There were 6,121 reported hate crimes in the USA in 2016, according to new Federal Bureau of Investigation statistics .