Jack Johnson

  • Aired:  09/19/13
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Singer-songwriter Jack Johnson talks about rock 'n' roll, the "Hawaiian Grammys" and love songs. (3:56)

>> Stephen: WELCOME BACK,EVERYBODY, MY GUEST TONIGHT

IS A SINGER/SONGWRITER WHOSENEW ALBUM IS CALLED FROM

HERE TO NOW TO YOU.

BUT IF HE'S HERE TO NOW TOYOU, THEN WHO IS THERE TO

THEN TO ME.

PLEASE WELCOME JACK JOHNSON.

(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE)HEY, JACK, GOOD TO SEE YOU,

THANKS FOR COMING ON.

JACK, THANKS FOR COMING ON,MAN.

>> MY PLEASURE.

>> Stephen: HOW ARE YOU.

>> GREAT.

>> Stephen: NOW LISTEN, THEFEW PEOPLE OUT THERE WHO MAY

NOT KNOW WHAT A BIG DEAL YOUARE, YOU STOLE 15 MILLION

ALBUMS, YOU'RE A SINGERINGSONGWRITER, SURFER,

FILMMAKER-- AND YOU GREW UPIN HAWAII, RIGHT?

>> RIGHT.

>> Stephen: SO LET ME BEGINBY SAYING ALOHA.

>> ALOHA.

>> Stephen: AND BY THAT OFCOURSE I MEAN HELLO-HA.

>> NOT THE GOOD-BYE ALOHABECAUSE THAT WOULD BE

INAPPROPRIATE.

>> -- WHAT DOES THAT MEAN.

>> JUST BACK TO YOU.

>> Stephen: BACK TO YOU,OKAY.

I'M A FAN OF YOUR MUSIC,DONE GET ME WRONG, OKAY AM

BUT I GOT A PROBLEM WITH YOU,OKAY.

I LIKE ROCK 'N' ROLL BECAUSEI'M NOT AFRAID OF ROCK 'N'

ROLL, ROCK 'N' ROLL, IREQUEST KEEP MY AND WE ARE A

LOT OF ROCK 'N' ROLL.

BECAUSE THERE IS SOME ANGERIN ROCK 'N' ROLL, YOU KNOW.

YOUR MUSIC IS SO CHILLAXTHAT I'M AFRAID I WON'T BE

ABLE TO KEEP MY RAGE.

>> HOW YOU CAN BE SO CHILL.

WHERE DO YOU PUT YOUR RAGE?

DO YOU STORE IN ANYWHERE ONYOUR BODY?

PERHAPS YOUR-- PERHAPS YOURFEET?

THAT'S WHY SHOES JUST BURSTINTO FLAMES WHEN YOU PUT

THEM ON?

>> IT'S A COMMONMISCONCEPTION.

>> Stephen: YOU HAVE NOANGER.

>> NO, I DO.

>> THE ROCK 'N' ROLL,ACTUALLY WE HAVE A THING

CALLED THE-- AWARDS INHAWAII, OUR GRAMMY'S AND I

WON BEST ROCK ALBUM SO ITIS'S ALL RELATIVE.

I WAS ROCK THE HARDEST OFANYBODY THAT YEAR.

(LAUGHTER)(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE)

>> Stephen: DON'T GET MEWRONG, DON'T GET ME WRONG, I

LIKE THE MUSIC BUT YOUROCKED THE HARDEST?

IN HAWAII.

>> YOU'RE INSULTING ALL OFHAWAII RIGHT NOW.

>> Stephen: NO, NO, NO, NOTAT ALL.

NOT AT ALL.

I GUESS IT IS HARD TO THRASHON A UKELELE.

>> I'LL GIVE THAT YOU.

>> Stephen: ALL RIGHT.

NOW YOU WRITE A LOT OF LOVESONGS, OKAY.

>> I'LL GIVE THAT YOU.

>> Stephen: HOW MANY LOVESONGS HAVE YOU WRITTEN TO

YOUR WIFE?

>> I DON'T KNOW.

PROBABLY 30, 40.

>> Stephen: REALLY?

>> YEAH.

>> Stephen: WOW.

HAS SHE FORGIVEN YOU YET FORWHATEVER IT WAS?

>> I THINK SO.

>> Stephen: YEAH, BECAUSEHOW DO YOU-- HOW DOES A JACK

JOHNSON RELAX, YOU KNOW WHATI MEAN.

BECAUSE IF YOUR CAREER, IFYOUR CAREER PATH IS

STRUMMING ON A GUITAR ANDSINGING TO THE OCEAN, HOW DO

YOU KICKBACK, LIKE CRAWLINTO A PILLOWCASE FULL OF

BABY LAMBS OR-- GET AMASSAGE FROM A OCTOPUS MADE

OF FEATHERS?

HOW DO YOU-- WAS'S RELAXINGTO YOU BECAUSE YOUR WORK IS

RELAXING?

>> YEAH, I DON'T KNOW.

>> Stephen: WOULD YOU LIKETO JOIN ME?

WOULD YOU LIKE TO JOIN ME INTRYING TO KEEP A FEATHER

AFLOAT.

>> SURE.

>> Stephen: DO WE DO ITTOGETHER.

>> Stephen: WE'LL GO BACKAND FORTH.

>> WHEN IT COMES CLOSER.

>> Stephen: I'LL SEND ITOVER THERE, YOU READY?

(LAUGHTER)>> OH

(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE)>> Stephen: WELL OWE BE

(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE)>> Stephen: WELL OWE BE

RIGHT BACK WITH APERFORMANCE BY JACKSON SON.

(CHEERS AND APPLAUSE)

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