Pharrell Williams Battles Jimmy Fallon in "Name That Song" Challenge

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From left: Pharrell Williams and Jimmy Fallon

The "Happy” singer summoned all his musical ninja powers to try overcome the 'Tonight Show' host as the Roots performed covers of songs by Oasis, Simple Minds, Justin Bieber and others.

Pharrell Williams has a great ear for a hit. But can he spot a song at random performed by the Tonight Show house band?

Jimmy Kimmel put the 11-time Grammy winner to the test with a round of "Name That Song," with the Roots playing one instrument at a time.

The "Happy” singer summoned all his musical ninja powers to try overcome his host as covers of songs by Oasis, Simple Minds, Justin Bieber and others poured out.

Watch the challenge in full below.

This story first appeared on billboard.com.

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