Rapper Pitbull performed his latest single “Bad Man” on NBC’s “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” during Grammy week filming in Los Angeles in February and added visual punch and energy to the performance using Elation Professional’s new ACL 360 Roller™ effect lights.
After performing and winning at The Grammy’s the night before, Pitbull was joined on the Tonight Show stage by Robin Thicke, Joe Perry and Travis Barker. “Pitbull songs need a big look to support the energy he brings to the stage and we needed a bright and quick fixture for the song Bad Man,” said Remotes Lighting Designer for the Tonight Show Mick Smith, who manages the visual look of the show and musical elements for out-of-town productions like the week-long run in L.A. Show lighting designer at the Tonight Show NBC Studio home in New York is Fred Bock.
“Adding in Travis Barker, Joe Perry, and Robin Thicke is a powerful combination that demands a major lighting presence. We knew these were going to be key fixtures for this musical act when