J.J. Abrams Wrote Star Wars Cantina Band Music with Lin-Manuel Miranda

J.J. Abrams Wrote Star Wars Cantina Band Music with Lin-Manuel Miranda

J.J. Abrams talks to Jimmy about how a chance meeting with Hamilton creator Lin-Manuel Miranda turned into a Star Wars: The Force Awakens collaboration.

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J.J. Abrams Wrote Star Wars Cantina Band Music with Lin-Manuel Miranda

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20 Responses

  1. Withstand says:

    Roots confirmed as Star Wars VII cantina band. #JediMindTricks

  2. RamerThe Gamer™ says:

    Just dont fuck it J.J.

  3. Shane Whitehouse says:

    JJ was referring to John Williams on Jimmy Fallon’s show? I looked and
    couldn’t find it. Then I thought he meant SNL but couldn’t find that

  4. Oskars S. says:

    J.J. Baby = J.J.B = Jar Jar Binks, Confirmed?

  5. Zorro del Demonio says:

    This guy speaks and looks like Woody Allen.

  6. Aang says:

    ‘These FX movies can be made by my granny’ ⁓JMS.

  7. Osiris says:

    he looks like a young harrison wells from the flash series

  8. Jhonatan Aksenow says:

    Like, Brasil aqui. 👏🔝

  9. Kwality Kontrol says:

    What a mistake not using Meco for the score.

  10. Ramon Williams says:

    Han Solo: Im not throwing away my shot, Greedo

  11. StarkidKaitlin says:


  12. Ryan Shank says:

    The funny thing is that The Roots are actually credited in Star Wars
    Episode III

  13. Ramon Williams says:

    Man Lin Manuel Miranda is really… Non – Stop
    Sorry I’ve listen to Hamilton soundtrack for days

  14. Taylore W says:


  15. Isaac Sung says:

    I’m Han Solo in the place to be! / Two pints of Bantha blasters but I’m
    working on three / Those stormtroopers don’t want it with me / Cause I will
    pew-pew blast those scum til I’m free!

  16. MegaSilverBlood says:

    1:43 JJ looking for Disney snipers.

  17. benshaoulian says:


  18. benshaoulian says:

    JJ is a really great storyteller

  19. mr.White says:

    Please invite Qentin Tarantino

  20. Mim Paquin says:

    My…brain. cannot. process. this.