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Stephen Colbert Wrote The Perfect ‘Late Show’ Theme Song: Watch

Confidence is key for any late-night television host, and Colbert’s new song shows he’s got plenty. Listen and see if you agree.

06/09/2015

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Jon Batiste Named Stephen Colbert’s ‘Late Show’ Bandleader

A jazz man is running the band.

06/04/2015

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The Week: Thank You’s For Letterman & Taylor Swift’s ‘Bad Blood’

This week, we say our final goodnight to a late-night legend and a pop star’s new music video brings some star power

05/22/2015

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Letterman’s Final Show: The Internet Thanks A Legend

Last night”Late Show” David Letterman signed-off, marking the end of an era in television, and special guests and celebrities thanked him the best ways they knew how.

05/21/2015

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Bob Dylan To Play ‘Late Show with David Letterman’ Tuesday, May 19

Bob Dylan hasn’t been on “Late Show” in 22 years.

05/15/2015

Bill Murray spray paints Dave's desk on the first taping of the Late Show with David Letterman, August 30, 1993 on the CBS Television Network. Photo: Alan Singer/CBS ©1993 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved

Guests Announced For Letterman’s Final Three Shows

The final broadcasts will feature appearances by Tom Hanks, Bill Murray, Eddie Vedder and Letterman’s historic final “Late Show” broadcast on May 20

05/14/2015

Adam Sandler performs a very special musical tribute for Dave on the Late Show with David Letterman, Tuesday May 12, 2015 on the CBS Television Network. Photo: Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS ©2015 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved

Adam Sandler Crowns David Letterman The ‘Oldest Dad At Little League’ In Hilariously Sweet Farewell Song: Watch

Sandler’s also pretty sure, with all this time on his hands, Letterman will be peeing in Jay Leno’s coffee cup.

05/13/2015

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David Letterman By The Numbers: 33 Years Of Fun Facts & Figures

As David Letterman approaches his final broadcast of the “Late Show with David Letterman” on Wednesday, May 20, he has amassed an impressive tally of milestones throughout his more than three decades in broadcasting.

05/01/2015

David Letterman announces that he will be retiring from the LATE SHOW with DAVID LETTERMAN on the broadcast, Thursday, April 3 (11:35pm-12:37am, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Photo: Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS ©2014 CBS Broadcasting Inc. All Rights Reserved

CBS To Present ‘David Letterman: A Life On Television’ Monday, May 4

“David Letterman: A Life On Television,” A CBS primetime special celebrating the talk show host’s legendary career, to be broadcast Monday, May 4th.

04/23/2015

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CBS Announces Star-Studded Guest List For Final ‘Late’ Shows With David Letterman

David Letterman is packing his final 28 shows as a late-night host with a who’s who of Hollywood names and favorites leading up to his May 20 swan song.

04/13/2015

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Tradition Reigns On Final ‘Late Show With David Letterman’ Holiday Special

As is tradition, Darlene Love performed “Christmas (Baby Please Come Home),” on Letterman’s final holiday special.

12/20/2014

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David Letterman To Host Final “Late Show” May 20, 2015

David Letterman will host his final broadcast of the “Late Show” on Wednesday, May 20, 2015

12/10/2014

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James Corden To Make First Visit To ‘Late Show with David Letterman’

James Corden makes an early visit to CBS late night when he appears for the first time on the “Late Show with David Letterman,” on Friday, Nov. 21.

11/17/2014

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Foo Fighters & Zac Brown Cover Black Sabbath’s ‘War Pigs’ on ‘Letterman’: Watch

The Foo Fighters kicked off their week-long residency at The Late Show with David Letterman by wearing their metal heart on their sleeves.

10/14/2014

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Foo Fighters Announce Weeklong Residency on ‘Letterman’ with Special Guests

Those special guests have not been announced but are musicians who helped inspire the band’s new album.

10/06/2014

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David Letterman Remembers Friend Robin Williams On ‘Late Show’

David Letterman used his opening monologue on the “Late Show” Monday to remember old pal Robin Williams.

08/19/2014

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‘Late Show’ With Stephen Colbert To Stay In New York

Good news for New York! Late Show with Stephen Colbert isn’t going anywhere.

07/23/2014

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CBS In Planning Stages For New Late-Night Era

The network is taking a wide-open approach to replacing Craig Ferguson in late-night

07/17/2014

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Colbert To Visit Future Home Of CBS’ ‘Late Show’

Stephen Colbert will be paying a visit to CBS’ “Late Show,” his future home on April 22nd.

04/16/2014

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David Letterman To Retire In 2015

The man who has been synonymous with late nights on CBS for more than two decades will soon be giving up his prestigious post. “Late Show” host David Letterman announced he will soon be retiring. Letterman said during the taping of his show on Thursday that while there has been no date set, he thinks sometime in the 2015 year he will retire.

04/03/2014

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Minn. Red House Records Artist On TV’s Letterman

Texas honky-tonk singer Dale Watson of St. Paul-based Red House Records will perform on “Late Show with David Letterman.”

06/23/2013

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LiLo On The Late Show

Lindsay Lohan sits down with Dave Letterman to discuss her career, her issues and rehab. Love her or hate her, people are talking about her. Check out the interview.

04/10/2013

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Ricky Gervais On Letterman

Comedian Ricky Gervais was on with David Letterman last night on the Late Show. They talked about everything from Gervais’ hosting job on the Golden Globes, to whether he’ll replace Steve Carell’s character on “The Office. We’ve got a link to the video.

04/13/2011

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Joe Mauer Visits Jimmy Fallon Show

Minnesota Twins all-star Joe Mauer is doing a promotional tour for a video game, before heading to Spring Training.

02/16/2011