Jon Batiste & Stay Human Carnival Celebration ft. New Orleans Rhythm Kings, Kes, Quarteto Do Groo…

Birt 16 feb 2021
Jon Batiste and Stay Human with special guests and friends from New Orleans, Trinidad & Tobago and Brazil perform a medley of songs as a way to come together and virtually celebrate Carnival and Mardi Gras in 2021.
Herlin Riley
Shannon Powell

Kes kesthebandofficial
Etienne Charles etiennejazz
Josanne Francis josannefrancis
Ajibola Richardson ajibolamusic
Steffano Marcano & Stephanie Bailey next_level_devils

Eduardo Galeano Mercuri dumercuri
Kaina Vinicius Santos De Souza kainandojeje
Elbermário elbermario
Cara de Cobra caradecobra
Márcio André Matos Pacheco marciobrasilll

Jon Batiste
Louis Cato
Louis Fouché
Jon Lampley
Endea Owens
Nêgah Santos
Joe Saylor
#Carnival #JonBatiste #StayHuman
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  • Wow! :) This was so much fun! Maybe, if carnival music was like this, I wouldn't have such a hard time ignoring the festivities in my home country...

  • Enjoy the music! 💖💕💓🎶🎵🎶🎵🎶💓💕💖

  • I’m in loveee!!!! So beautiful🎶! 🙌🏾🙏🏾🥰

  • Where's the tuba player?

  • Can't stop rewatchjng on ISchats...took me so long blown away by the music notice the person casually spitting flames behind the Trinidad and Tobago troupe! Love it!!

  • Just wonderful beyond words ...and needed for us all right, love and happiness purifying the soul thru music and wonderful talent. Thank you.

  • thank you!!!!!!! that was wonderfull!!!!

  • Gyalllllllll

  • Lift me up! Shake with me!

  • this was effing amazing!!! i salute the musicians, the editors, and everyone involved!! i didn’t eat crêpes this year (for once), but that’s okay - we’ve got music to sustain us!!

  • This is AWESOME! Wish I was there too!

  • ...just woke up HIGHLY IRRITATED from my spirit energy's vision of annoying rich people's kids, it calls for them ✝️🤲

  • Keep keeping on Kees!! 🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹

  • john reminds me of ray charles

  • 😎

  • 🔥🕎🙃🔥I see you on the horoscopes attempting to steal the identity of the readers, and making pathetic comments like; good bless humanity and your I will inform you that HELL is not your kingdom come, nothing belongs to are FOOD for demons here and in hell, those there are cursed with the eternal death by consumption, and are continuously resurrected back to life to suffer the same fate✖✝️❌ TEAM PRAYER🙏🤲 give us each day our daily bread🥯 AMEN✝️A WOMEN🎶LOVE on the brain🎵🎷

  • Love this, but you need to add something from Mazatlan. Mazatlan has the third largest Carnaval celebration, just behind Rio and New Orleans. Loved it anyway!

  • My country Trinidad and Tobago 🇹🇹...♥️ you Kees!!! 🙌🏾

  • Trinidad and Tobago to the world 🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹

  • Despite all we are going through I am so very very proud to say I am a Trinidadian!!! Love you guys🥰

  • Love this!!!

  • Ohhhh!! Thank you sooo much!

  • The president of the red man association reach on CBS Kes 🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹

  • Oh Lawd oh! Big up Trinidad and Tobago!

  • Awesome!

  • Awesome job!!! From Trinidad and Tobago!!!!

  • Hey, Kees, making us proud here in Trinidad and Tobago

  • Thanks a lot! Really enjoyed this bit, TT in de house! Nicely done. Kudos to the engineers, short but sweet. A little heat into these cold days. BLESSINGS!

  • If one thing i have realized/discovered during the pandemic is how awesome it is to bring people together from all over the world and unite them to bring joy to others. Love from India! Thank you Jon and Stephen! (also huge shout out to the AV edit team, this must have been a killer challenge!)

  • this is how.much views youre suppose to.get colbert on ur 8 million sub channel.....this is your real view count without trump lol

  • I'm weirdly emotional! Happy Carnival y'all!

  • Made me soooo happy. Big smile, ear to ear!

  • Trinidad and Tobago!!!

  • Very nice :D

  • Thank you Please feature the band more often. Perhaps once a week.

  • This was so sweet and sassy ! I loved it! Great job everybody❤

  • Very well done! Brazilian music is the best

  • Love this! The Afrikan ancestral influence (sounds, rhythms, instruments, culture) through the Americas & Caribbean. Proud to be a Trini 🇹🇹

  • Thank you for this, i didn't expect not having carnival to hit so hard (seeing as we've known for months) but I've been in such a funk all week. God's willing, Trinidad and Tobago's carnival will be better than ever next year 🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹

  • 🇹🇹🇹🇹🎵Savannah Grass🎵...Kes is🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥

  • 🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹❤️🤍🖤

  • This takes me back to eating beignet’s by Jackson Square and a wonderful band on the street really grooving to Little Liza James! Thanks for the good memories John!

  • I don't even like carnival, but this rocks! Kick out the Jams M*****F*****!

  • Savannah Gras ♥️🏖🇹🇹

  • Great idea! Loved it! Thank you!

  • Scorch o rama.

  • 4 minutes of total JOY!! Colbert show bring us more of Jon Batiste and his global Friends!!!

  • Got to love the technology. Thank you, Jon.

  • INCREDIBLE!! Absolutely beautiful 💐💐❤️ Thank you!

  • Worldwide Carnival!!!! Thanks John B.

  • Kes!!!

  • Thank you Jon!! This was a real treat

  • Beautiful ❤

  • Outstanding!!

  • This New Orleans girl really appreciates this virtual Mardi Gras!

  • Beautifulness from everyone here!

  • literally the happiest video on ISchats!!!

  • I wish I could somehow create a clone of you, Jon, and bring you into my place, and play you and your band for the greatest in Rhythm and Jazz music that I have ever known! You guys are a musical miracle to me! God Bless You and Thank You!!! 😍❤️

  • More Jon Batiste, Stay Human and friends around the world.

  • The legacy of Carnival and Mardi Gras!! 🎉🎉Big Up Kes!! #SocaToTheWorld

  • I was both sad, yet happy to see the parade streets empty on the news during Fat Tuesday, people actually taking the situation seriously.

  • Wow! Thanks to all. That was great fun😂

  • Kes!!!!!! Woiiiiiiiii big up my west indian people dem 🇬🇾🇬🇾🇬🇾🇬🇾🇬🇾🇯🇲🇯🇲🇯🇲🇯🇲🇯🇲

  • Y'all have brought immense amounts of light and love to all of us. Thank you for this gift!

  • I live for this! Jokomo... Jokomo... Hope your Mardi Gras was a safe & happy day :)


  • Beautiful! Thank you! 🎶🎼🎵🎤🎧🥁 ❤️🙏🏾😘

  • That was really cool, my compliments to you guys!

  • 🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹 kes the band... representing for Trinidad and Tobago... man... Jon Batiste and KTB... that would be an awesome collaboration

  • Jon Baptiste makes me feel good, heartfelt thanks to Stephen Colbert for bringing him into your Late Night political satire and celebrity conversations that I enjoy daily. During these times its especially good to laugh and listen to upbeat music.

  • So proud to see the Caribbean represented 🇧🇧🇧🇧🇧🇧 but love for 🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹🇹

  • This is great!

  • Seeing those two New Orleans' guys tambourine technique suggests that Steve Saylor - who has a similar technique - might have learned it from Jon, who played percussion before he took up the piano. And Nêgah can SING! She's also in Cory Wong's funk band, Cory and the Wongnotes.

  • Omg the Trinidadian Calypso gives me life!

  • D Savannah Grass!!!!!

  • This does not tell me what to 🤔 about the impeachment 🤷



  • Boom! Proud. 🇹🇹

  • ❤️jelly roll all day long 😂🥰🥰🥰🍑🍓🥭

  • Cuomo thought he could get away with killing thousands of elderly people because the media would cover it up for him

  • Thank you, thank you halalalalala dancing like no one is watching the drummer is so into the music. Next time please include South Africa and also include the UK! The late Show has out done themselves.

  • This made me so happy ! So well done, thanks to all of the musicians in this - thank you thank you.

  • Fabulous Jon and company🎉 Wish I was there too! Thank you❤


  • Kessssssss❤️🇹🇹

  • Merci beaucoup for sharing a magical Mardi Gras compilation. Enjoyed hearing the sound-mix of NOLA, the Caribbean, & Brazil! 🎶 🎷 🎹 🎺 🥁 📿

  • Lovely ❤

  • Savannah Grasssss!!!

  • I can not tell you how much this uplifts my soul Have danced on the spot alone 2x Revealing in the love & feels, John B that you are projecting Thank you Soul King xxx

  • 🇺🇸🇹🇹🇧🇷

  • 💞💞💞💞💞💃💃💃💃💞💞💞💞

  • That was great! Cheers from Brazil, mates!

  • The Mardi Gras/Carnival celebrations will continue today in our virtual music classroom at Avenel St. School in Avenel, NJ. Thanks for sharing the music and joy!

  • Greetings from Brazil, this is just amazing guys... Congrats for putting it together

  • Fantástica diversidade e alegria !!

  • oh Kes!

  • Jon Batiste and the band, thank you . 👏👏👏👏👏💙

  • Soooo great ❤️❤️❤️ so much talent!