Tagged: SNL


SNL’s Carter/Knowles Spoof, and Our Favorite Clips of Maya Rudolph’s Beyonce

This past weekend, Saturday Night Live aired their requisite spoof of the leaked surveillance clip of Jay Z and Solange’s elevator fight. For the opening skit, Jay Z, played by Jay Pharaoh, and Solange, played … read more »

POSTED May 19, 2014 1:56PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , ,

Watch The National on Saturday Night Live

Last night, The National made their Saturday Night Live debut as the show’s musical guest. Watch their performances of “Graceless” and “I Need My Girl” from their 2013 album, Trouble Will Find Me, below.

POSTED March 9, 2014 1:24PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: ,

Watch: Drake on SNL

Drake made his Saturday Night Live return this weekend, serving as both host and musical guest. Canada’s “saddest” export (and Degrassi alum) flexed his acting chops with impressions of Jay Z, Lil Wayne and the … read more »

POSTED January 19, 2014 8:12AM IN MUSIC, MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: ,

Watch Drake’s SNL Promos

This weekend Drake will serve double-duty as both host and the musical guest on Saturday Night Live‘s 2014 premiere. A newly released promo for the show finds Drake warming up his Degrassi-honed comedy chops with … read more »

POSTED January 15, 2014 12:43PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , ,

Watch Haim on Saturday Night Live

Defying Este’s shitty high school teacher who told her she’d never be on SNL, Haim performed on the show last night, shredding through “The Wire” and “Don’t Save Me,” just two of many standouts off … read more »

POSTED November 24, 2013 8:57AM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (2) TAGS: , ,
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Este Haim Talks About Teenage SNL Aspirations

In an interview for FADER’s Haim cover story, Este—the oldest sister and bassist of the band—told a really touching (and messed up) story about her teenage dreams of acting on Saturday Night Live. Seeing that … read more »

POSTED November 22, 2013 11:39PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (11) TAGS: ,

Watch Kanye West Debut “Black Skinhead” on SNL

Yeezy season is happening now and will continue for about 31 more days, or until June 18th, when Kanye West’s sixth solo LP drops. The album’s excellent title is Yeezus, according to Rap-Up and a … read more »

POSTED May 19, 2013 12:35AM IN MUSIC NEWS, MUSIC VIDEO Comments (6) TAGS: , ,

Watch Miguel on Saturday Night Live

This evening, dressed to the nines, Miguel performed Kaleidoscope Dream cuts “Adorn” and “Too Many Drinks” on Saturday Night Live. Read Duncan Cooper’s FADER #84 Cover Story on the Los Angeles singer here.


Watch Frank Ocean on Saturday Night Live

Frank Ocean appeared on last night’s season premiere of Saturday Night Live, performing “Thinkin Bout You” and “Pyramids” with John Mayer. Watch Ocean’s new video for “Pyramids,” also released last night, and for some lazy … read more »

POSTED September 16, 2012 9:41AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , ,

Watch Lana Del Rey on Saturday Night Live

Flatbush Zombie fan Lana Del Rey performed “Video Games” and “Blue Jeans” on tonight’s Daniel Radcliffe-hosted episode of Saturday Night Live, her American late-night debut. She seemed a little tense.

POSTED January 15, 2012 1:49AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (7) TAGS: ,