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Lea DeLaria scats with Conan O'Brien

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Lea DeLaria is best known for her role as Big Boo on Orange Is the New Black, but as Conan O’Brien pointed out Thursday, she’s also a great jazz singer. She’s even good at scatting, “a kind of jazz singing that a lot of us use when we forget the words to songs,” she explained.

To prove it, she and O’Brien launched into a scatting duet. Backed by the band, the two took turns singing likes like “doo bah bah” and “bee do little do” with enough passion to make Louis Armstrong proud. 

Check out the clip below.

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