Arsenio Hall returns to late-night on September 9, 19 years after his eponymous groundbreaking talk show. Now 57, Hall says he plans to reconvene all the things we loved about The Arsenio Hall Show, from "the Posse" (his backing band) to the fancy suits and his affable personality. But before we get into the new Arsenio we couldn't help but reminisce about the reasons we loved him the first go around. Here are 7 why Arsenio once ruled late-night talk.
Arsenio Had Access to Like, Everyone
Remember when he hung out with the Janet Jackson during rehearsals and she revealed that Michael was shier than she was? Yup, that was a moment.