Julia Michaels and Niall Horan Break Out of Escape Room to Perform Duet ‘What a Time’ on ‘Late Late Show’: Watch

Julia Michaels and Niall Horan virtually didn’t get to carry out on The Late Late Show on Monday night time (Feb. 18) as a result of the distinctive problem issued by host James Corden: clear up the puzzles in a specifically constructed escape room to earn a spot on the stage. With time operating out, Corden needed to give the 2 singers a bit a nudge to get all of them the best way dwelling, suggesting they discover the hidden microphone and drop it to open the room's doorways. 

The duo managed to pull by way of simply in time to take to the stage and sing their romantic duet, “What a Time." Michaels started the efficiency the sixth observe f her not too long ago launched EP, Inner Monologue Part 1, carrying a navy gown whereas seated on a bench surrounded by bunches pink flowers, joined a few minute in by Horan, who strolled onto set by way of the viewers whereas carrying shiny lavender pants and a black t-shirt because the duo harmonized on the intimate ballad.

“I feel that night time within the park, it was getting darkish/ And we stayed up for hours/ What a time, what a time, what a time/ You clinged to my physique such as you needed it eternally/ What a time, what a time, what a time/ For you and I,” they sang on the refrain.

The singer-songwriters, who’ve toured collectively prior to now, vibed f one another as they carried out the track about love misplaced and shared an embrace as soon as the slow-pop track ended. Michaels informed Billboard that the Irish-native is similar within the studio as he’s on tour, “He walks in, and he's simply his goy, foolish self. I can't assume a second the place him and I aren't laughing and being utterly ridiculous with one another.”

Watch Micahels and Horan carry out their heartfelt “What a Time” on The Late Late Show beneath.