Idris Elba’s Cover of Desiigner’s “Panda” Will Make Your Day


With “Panda,” at one point, being the number one song in the country, it’s likely that we’ve pretty much heard everyone rapping along to the catchy song. However, it’s very unlikely that we’ve heard it being covered in a Chipmunk voice – or would even want to. I think it’s safe to say Idris Elba has changed all of that.

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After an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, the Golden Globe award winning actor played a game called “Box of Microphones” with the television host. Following his selection of Desiigner’s “Panda” and a Chipmunk microphone, Elba went straight into song. And it’s gold.

Fallon and Elba closed the game with a rendition of Lionel Richie and Diana Ross’ “Endless Love.” I’m sure you can guess which one was Richie.

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Watch it all play out below.