Someone’s a little infatuated with Kenner native and bandleader for “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” Jon Batiste.

Batiste, who made his debut as bandleader Tuesday night, appeared multiple times in the first 10 minutes of the CBS late-night talk show, and later unveiled the new “Late Show’ theme song, as well as a special performance the Sly and the Family Stone classic “Everyday People” featuring a stage full of musical guests. writer Natalie Finn posted a glowing “8 Things to Know About Jon Batiste” on Friday that gives “a huge tip of the hat” to the jazz artist. Among her observations:

• Batiste is “rather easy on the eyes”

• His energy is “infectious”

• His smile “lights up the studio”

See the “8 Things to Know” here, complete with lots of pictures and videos.