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Camila Cabello's 'Havana' Gets A Colorful Makeover With Classroom Instruments

And a little help from Jimmy Fallon and The Roots.

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Camila Cabello joined Jimmy Fallon and The Roots on The Tonight Show this week to bring a little color into our gray January days. The group donned sunglasses to perform Cabello's hit song "Havana" on classroom instruments, and it's just as addictive as the original.

Fallon has added xylophones, kazoos, and banana shakers to everything from Adele's "Hello" to Ed Sheeran's "Shape of You" over the years, but this latest performance featured added a little pizzazz — thanks to some colorful animation. Tropical plants frame the screen, and Cabello's instantly iconic "na na na" refrain also gets illustrated at one point.


It's not Cabello's first time getting creative on Fallon's show. Just last week, she gave an electrifying performance of her new song "Never Be the Same," featuring a few eye-catching visuals. Before that, she delivered another memorable rendition of "Havana" on the show, and even lent a helping hand to perform viewers' ideas for #SummerSongs.

Cabello released her debut solo album Camila last Friday. According to Billboard, it's up against The Greatest Showman soundtrack for the top spot on next week's album charts. We'll have this latest performance on repeat while we wait to find out.

Check out the fun performance below:


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