And speaking of blues, or more accurately soul, our choice for tonight’s best bet is the red hot Bettye LaVette on Conan.

Here’s a clip of Bettye performing a pair of songs live, including Sinead O’Connor‘s “I Do Not Want What I Haven’t Got.”

Wednesday, January 16

Wyclef Jean – “Late Show with David Letterman”

Bettye LaVette – “Late Night with Conan O’Brien”

Blake Lewis – “Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson”

Thursday, January 17

Queen Latifah – “Live with Regis and Kelly”

Matchbox Twenty – “The View”

Taylor Swift – “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”

The Mars Volta – “Late Show with David Letterman”

Trace Adkins – “Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson”

Friday, January 18

Jim Gaffigan – “Late Show with David Letterman”

Dean Edwards – “Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson”

Saturday, January 19

Coldplay – “Austin City Limits” – rerun