[WATCH] Patti Smith’s ‘People Have The Power’ Late Night With Her Kids

Uproxx| Wed Sep 13 08:36:27 EDT 2017
With a performance to honor her late husband Fred “Sonic” Smith slated for the end of this week in Central Park, Patti Smith made a trip just a couple of blocks downtown to Studio 6-B at 30 Rock for an appearance on The Tonight Show. Joined by her two children Jackson (guitar) and Jesse Paris (keys), as well as her longtime collaborator Tony Shanahan, and The Roots’ Questlove, the quintet powered through an energetic rendition Smith’s 1988 track “People Have The Power.” Check it out above. Just before the performance, Questlove shared his excitement about sharing the stage with a legend, posting a photo from behind the kit during rehearsals to his Instagram, writing, “8 years here & stil..

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