Garth Brooks Among Celebrities Who Say Goodbye As Jay Leno Gets Choked Up On Final Night [VIDEOS]
Jay Leno teared up as he said goodbye, after 22 year on the Tonight Show. He thanked his audience who he called his family.
Leno’s final night was full of surprises. Billy Crystal, who was Jay’s first guest, brought celebrities with him to sing goodbye with ‘Shut Your Von Trapp Family Singers.’ Oprah Winfrey, Jack Black, Kim Kardashian, Carol Burnett, Jim Parsons, Garth Brooks and even President Barack Obama made an appearance.
Billy Crystal’s Celebrity Musical Goodbye
Garth Brooks performed Leno’s favorite song ‘The Dance’ and closed out the show with ‘Friends In Low Places.’
Leno Goodbye & Garth ‘Friends in Low Places’
Garth Brooks ‘The Dance’
Jay Leno’s Last Monologue
— The White House (@WhiteHouse) February 7, 2014
— FLOTUS (@FLOTUS) February 6, 2014
— The Band Perry (@thebandperry) February 6, 2014
I've always loved Sandra Bullock but she is the sweetest thing & such a beautiful person! She is right. @jayleno is so great!Gonna miss him.
— Kelly Clarkson (@kelly_clarkson) February 6, 2014
Issues aside, 20 years at #1 is a remarkable achievement. Congratulations and best wishes to @jayleno on an incredible run
— Jimmy Kimmel (@jimmykimmel) February 6, 2014
Fare thee well Jay Leno U are going out on top…TOP we will miss you on the Tonight Show, whoever thought being number 1 wasn't good enough
— Whoopi Goldberg (@WhoopiGoldberg) February 6, 2014
Good luck@jayleno and the whole crew of @TheTonightShow_ sending you all love on this bittersweet night! Xoxo
— Katie Couric (@katiecouric) February 7, 2014
So sorry to see @JayLeno go. I've grown accustomed to his chin.
— Joy Behar (@JoyVBehar) February 7, 2014
Jimmy Fallon will replace Leno February 17th.