How Keegan-Michael Key Can Tell If You're 40

  • Published on Jan 9, 2019
  • 'Friends From College' star Keegan-Michael Key has a surefire way to test if someone is over 40.
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Comments • 267

  • cyrus gikonyo
    cyrus gikonyo Day ago

    I always thought this guy was black.

  • Going Green
    Going Green Day ago

    Just Love him!!!!!!

  • The Scoutman
    The Scoutman 2 days ago

    i was born in 94 and had no idea what the song and clapping was but it seems fun and kinda made me want to be 40 for a few seconds

  • Ana
    Ana 3 days ago

    It's wonderful to see someone so genuinely happy.

  • Jazzy Yazzyxo
    Jazzy Yazzyxo 6 days ago

    What’s up with that one pant leg?? Lol

  • Omar Warsame
    Omar Warsame 7 days ago

    He looks like a Black Pep Guardiola !!

  • Im Right U’re Wrong

    I’m so glad they made season 2 regardless of the negative critics. I enjoyed the show. Dunno why it got so much hate

  • Glen Donnelly
    Glen Donnelly 8 days ago

    Did Keegan-Michael take something before this interview, or am I just low energy? energy cray crazy

  • Pocketbook Travel Arsenal

    overactor but still like him

  • Vitor Silva
    Vitor Silva 9 days ago

    What's the song's name again?

  • gomcoclamp
    gomcoclamp 9 days ago

    it's not a key interview if he doesn't stand up at some point

  • TaPiwa Soropa
    TaPiwa Soropa 9 days ago

    if will smith was cool, he'd be my guy Keegan Michael Key

  • Ali Alyami
    Ali Alyami 9 days ago


  • dryan22
    dryan22 10 days ago

    He has many of the same mannerisms as Will Smith. They look like they could be brothers.

  • AnonymousX
    AnonymousX 10 days ago

    What’s the key takeaway here?

    If you want to regain your sense of balance on a ship, maintain a high Blood Alcohol. It’ll even it out 😉

  • Bradden Scott
    Bradden Scott 10 days ago

    I will have you know I am only in my 30s.

  • the.random.rissa
    the.random.rissa 10 days ago

    So much truth with the guitar riff...

  • Mash
    Mash 11 days ago

    this guy is 47 years old

  • Lukas Klaus
    Lukas Klaus 11 days ago

    If you dance to that song you´re not only in your 40s, but also 100% middleclassfancy white

  • Fred Farnum
    Fred Farnum 11 days ago

    So strung out....

  • Corissa Dorethy
    Corissa Dorethy 11 days ago

    Same goes for Fraggle Rock theme song

  • Seth Gremmert
    Seth Gremmert 11 days ago

    Narrator Voice: "It does not even you out"

  • Caryn Moir
    Caryn Moir 12 days ago

    “You know they’re in their 40s”.... or older! I was lucky enough to see the Violent Femme in concert when I was in college in the 80s. They’re still a favorite :)

  • fatmn
    fatmn 12 days ago

    I'm 33 and I definitely clapped

  • Elena Christian
    Elena Christian 12 days ago

    Oh boy i mentally clapped!

  • E Unit
    E Unit 12 days ago

    not, true, i'm not 40, i remember that song. i think you could even be in your late 20s and remember that

  • Amanda Sheppard
    Amanda Sheppard 12 days ago +1

    Wow. He just divorced Cynthia and already remarried.

  • J Prevatt
    J Prevatt 12 days ago +1

    Betcha can't guess the age of this face. Hahaha I get a kick outta this game. 😂😂 ⬅⬅⬅⬅⬅⬅
    Great to see you KMK...we miss the outrageous silliness of Key & Peele days. 😂😂😂😂😲

  • Beatrice DP
    Beatrice DP 12 days ago +1

    Key and Peele are great because they are like night and day. Keegan is pure joy and liveliness - although he's not incapable of depth; Jordan's humour has always had a darkness to it, even when he was at his funnier. I wasn't very surprised to see him succeed in the horror genre.

  • A Snazzy Shark
    A Snazzy Shark 13 days ago +10

    No matter how big a ship is, it’s still a boat
    - Keegan-Michael Key 2019 (3:07)

  • Katti Kebar
    Katti Kebar 13 days ago

    Great suit

  • Jimmie Tarver
    Jimmie Tarver 13 days ago

    Man crossing the Atlantic sounds fun, O' I forgot I've done it 12 times. Go Navy!

  • Poemi10304
    Poemi10304 13 days ago

    C’mon, I still got several years left! The gray hair is premature! 😭

  • rabidklein
    rabidklein 13 days ago

    Hey man I’m 34 and I know that song.

  • BlueRose Green
    BlueRose Green 13 days ago

    Bruhhh I’m 17 and just added that song to my playlist like a few day ago. I’m hurt

  • gjozefi
    gjozefi 13 days ago

    Who did he marry?

  • soloseraphim Heartsong
    soloseraphim Heartsong 13 days ago +1

    I love that song. You have to be particularly white to try to dance to it.

  • Hulkenbreak
    Hulkenbreak 13 days ago

    that song was popular for everyone in their 30s lol

  • lovebggggg
    lovebggggg 13 days ago

    I thought he was black?

  • plutoburn
    plutoburn 13 days ago +16

    Insubordinate and churlish!

    • The Travel Guy
      The Travel Guy 10 days ago

      plutoburn One of my favorites, plu-TO-burn!

  • trseannnn
    trseannnn 13 days ago

    Corey Stoll looks tan. Must be from the boat trip.

  • bonbons
    bonbons 13 days ago

    I like that song but I'm in my 20s😂 didnt realize it was that old

  • nectarshrub
    nectarshrub 13 days ago

    I guess i am 14 years older than i thought. my mum lied HOW COULD SHE

  • enoughabouteve
    enoughabouteve 13 days ago

    His wife is a very lucky woman

  • Liam M-D
    Liam M-D 13 days ago +1

    I love their rapport!

  • trek abe
    trek abe 13 days ago

    if u look at the way he talks and laughs he looks a lot like a bald Will Smith

  • BartelDoo
    BartelDoo 13 days ago

    Lol I was born in 1990 and I know that song lmao

  • reid ob
    reid ob 13 days ago

    Ow no it’s Diet Coke Dave Chappelle ......

  • Tim Possible
    Tim Possible 13 days ago

    If Stephen ever needs to take some time off he works ask Keegan to fill in for him.

  • Letter H
    Letter H 13 days ago

    Everything I know about Keegan, that he is from MAD TV

  • Dusk Dawg
    Dusk Dawg 13 days ago

    This made me want to watch “A place further than the universe” again (it involves the experience of a long journey by sea)

  • Julia Connell
    Julia Connell 13 days ago

    well I've always liked Keegan-Michael Key - and Stephen *_obviously_* - now I know they both have good taste in music

  • David Cervera
    David Cervera 13 days ago

    Nice try, Keegan, but I'm in my 50s now.

  • Arron Bates
    Arron Bates 13 days ago

    Steve's becoming one of the best entertainment interviewers there is... would still put him second to Ferguson though...

  • Adam Boozer
    Adam Boozer 13 days ago

    I really love his energy.

  • Just Me
    Just Me 13 days ago

    "I was so thankful to be able to do it". What a delightful person. :)

  • 08FayFay
    08FayFay 13 days ago


  • seesha31
    seesha31 13 days ago +2

    I just noticed that Keegan sounds like Barack Obama on bath salts.

  • BooshkaNation
    BooshkaNation 13 days ago

    "Daddy why is the world dying?"
    "Past generations would fly across Oceans only to get on a boat for 8 days and go back from where they came."

  • puirYorick
    puirYorick 13 days ago

    Always seems very likeable but perhaps a little "shout-ey" during this appearance for no good reason?

  • Selena beauty and vlogs Hernandez

    He is so funny😂

  • stizzlespinizzle
    stizzlespinizzle 13 days ago

    His pant legs are two different lengths

  • Aldreth3
    Aldreth3 13 days ago

    A great story teller

  • PatriotGabe
    PatriotGabe 13 days ago

    Having been to sea, Keegan's description is entirely accurate!

  • Guilshad Joseph
    Guilshad Joseph 13 days ago

    He's on Toy Story 4

  • Emily Eldridge
    Emily Eldridge 13 days ago

    Absolutely love the banter between these too and need to see more of it.

  • Maya P
    Maya P 13 days ago

    Love how the band played their favorite song as the outro!

  • treedevil
    treedevil 13 days ago

    Sorry Keegan, late 20s and that song was a college staple 😂

  • Titan 515
    Titan 515 13 days ago +54

    The interviews where Stephen has genuine love and affection for the guests are always the best.

    • Jeryll Lee
      Jeryll Lee 3 days ago

      He looked like he forgot Key’s name at the beginning tho 😂

    • Marcilla Smith
      Marcilla Smith 9 days ago

      Yes, but is he courting Mr. Key, or something? Excuse my homophobia, but starting with the way Mr. Colbert describes Mr. Key as "lovely and talented," I just get this vibe through the interview that Mr. Colbert would like to offer his hand to escort Mr. Key the next time the couple takes to the dance floor together

  • laugesen18
    laugesen18 13 days ago

    Just had to youtube that song. Never heard it before, and not really “hitmaterial”, so I don’t get the hype??🤨

  • VianneyCreates
    VianneyCreates 13 days ago

    Yes, I'm 40, and yes, he's right! LOL! Also, he does an impeccable cruise ship's spot on.

  • Ashley Brooke
    Ashley Brooke 13 days ago

    That man has a lot of energy, it's great!

    • Mary Rose Kent
      Mary Rose Kent 13 days ago

      Ashley Brooke
      I find it a little overwhelming.

  • Lora Z
    Lora Z 13 days ago

    I love Michael because he did exactly what I did when I met Mads Mikkelsen: totally embarrassed myself with how much of a fan I am. Completely.

  • Stimpson J. Kat
    Stimpson J. Kat 13 days ago

    i dunno that song at all and i am 40.

  • Emily Porter
    Emily Porter 13 days ago +1

    Probably my favorite video on TVclip other than Marcel the Shell is The Best of Keegan-Michael Key’s Hypothetical Criminal.

  • OneironauticalOne
    OneironauticalOne 13 days ago

    Its funny because Blister in the Sun is about masturbation.

  • Mike vwca
    Mike vwca 14 days ago

    loved keegans 40yr old observation. im 31 though, and in canada i recall way back hearing the song the first time in beer commercials with the clapping in it. cant quite recall when it was played, but you might wanna drop that age down a touch. but your call, your joke. still loved it. gotta hand it to the beer commercial though for introducing younger people to the song though, for those who might miss being exposed to it

    SAMZIRRA 14 days ago

    He should bottle that energy and sell it.

    SAMZIRRA 14 days ago

    Soon as you hear that clap, you know someone is 40 lol. Right there with ya pal.

  • Chelsea Diaz
    Chelsea Diaz 14 days ago

    Over forty and paused this to watch the Violet Femmes. I clapped!

  • dubbaj20
    dubbaj20 14 days ago

    I literally put my pen down at work to clap when he did the riff.

  • greeneecke
    greeneecke 14 days ago +6

    I usually ‘watch’ the Late Night Videos in the car, so I’m just in listening mode. Am I the only one who thinks Keegan sounds exactly like Neil deGrasse Tyson? The way Keegan talks and laughs is so similar...
    So if there’ll ever be a biopic about Tyson, Keegan is the one to get cast. He doesn’t even have to act... ;-)

  • Just Killing Time
    Just Killing Time 14 days ago

    I know Mr Key is already famous.... but seriously, how is he not a super-star?! His personality is infectious and inspiring... and he's handsome, smart, and funny on top of that!
    BUT! I do the Blister in the Sun "clap," and I'm only 32... so he was wrong about one thing! ^_^

  • Josh Fletcher
    Josh Fletcher 14 days ago

    "What's up with that guy?", "Oh he's just strong." 🤣

  • lazyperfectionist1
    lazyperfectionist1 14 days ago +2

    Hang on. The flight from New York City to somewhere in England is only _five hours?_ Shoot. The flight from Denver to Munich is _eleven!_

  • lazyperfectionist1
    lazyperfectionist1 14 days ago

    0:42 Whoa. 😳 This performance brings new meaning to the phrase, "Get down!"

  • Mskatz007
    Mskatz007 14 days ago

    Awesome dancer!!

  • GentleBen
    GentleBen 14 days ago


  • retnavybrat
    retnavybrat 14 days ago

    I've been on three cruises and I don't remember having any problems walking around the ship. And, no, I was never drunk. 🙂

  • Geoffrey Feinberg
    Geoffrey Feinberg 14 days ago

    He's funny. Hope Key and Peele can do more of their skit into film adaptions. At least they're going to be in the next Toy Story.

  • rodney1279
    rodney1279 14 days ago

    I have just turned 40 and I know nothing about that dance.

  • The1AndOnlyGoldenboy
    The1AndOnlyGoldenboy 14 days ago +1

    Not true, Blister in the Sun came out when I was really little, and I recognize the song despite being under 40. Find a new test, Keegan!

  • Scathing Lemon
    Scathing Lemon 14 days ago +2

    You ever watch Deadliest Catch? Those guys just walk around in 20ft waves like it’s nothing. I’d be going overboard as soon as I walked on deck.

  • Tamera Herrod
    Tamera Herrod 14 days ago

    More visits with Keegan and Stephen chatting.

  • bkLEGION3000
    bkLEGION3000 14 days ago

    Luther, the anger translator needs his own web series or something. That one character is too great to lose just because the show ended. Just a 10 min episode every now and then would be enough.

  • Carlos Alvarado
    Carlos Alvarado 14 days ago

    So I'm already 40 years old at 29? Such a tough life... lol

  • Wodinn
    Wodinn 14 days ago +3

    I have NO IDEA what song they are talking about. However I am 35

    • AJ Walls
      AJ Walls 13 days ago

      Wasted 35 years then, get listenin

    • TheLotusFlower
      TheLotusFlower 13 days ago

      Wodinn - Well, I'm 43 and I don't know that song either. I think it has more to do with which genres of music you prefer rather than age.

  • A Ibrahim
    A Ibrahim 14 days ago

    Am 40 this year 😳

  • taurus2leo
    taurus2leo 14 days ago +6

    Yup over 40 here 🙋‍♀️ and love the Violent Femmes. 🎶 Do you like American music...🎶🎶

  • AspLode
    AspLode 14 days ago

    This video made me age by over a decade.