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Octavia Spencer Pokes Fun at “Hidden Fences” in SNL Monologue

We continue to fall deeper in love with Octavia Spencer. Not only is she a brilliant actress and author, but she is also quite hilarious. Spencer hosted Saturday’s SNL by opening the show with a monologue that poked fun at this awards season’s reoccurring error where media announcers repeatedly called Hidden Figures by the wrong…

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Chance The Rapper Wants His Fans to Choose His ‘SNL’ Set List

Chance the Rapper will be returning to the Saturday Night Live stage to close out the year’s programming but not without the help of his fans. Chance took to social media to ask his fans to help curate his SNL set list. “I’ve been trying to perform EVERY song from Coloring Book on television once.…

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Dave Chappelle to Host ‘Saturday Night Live’ for the First Time

Dave Chappelle is scheduled to host Saturday Night Live for the first time next weekend. How can we ever forget his iconic comedy sketches that have left us bent over clutching our stomach? Dave put Chappelle’s Show behind him in 2005 and has only very rarely made public appearances since. The beloved comedian just recently returned…

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Solange To Perform Two Songs From Self-Written Album, ‘A Seat at the Table’, on ‘Saturday Night Live’ in November

Our very own Solange Knowles is heading to your television screens in the coming weeks. Just last night, during this weekend’s episode, NBC’s Saturday Night Live announced that the singer-songwriter would be the musical guest on the headlining show on November 5th. Doctor Strange actor Benedict Cumberbatch will also be joining the episode as the…

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Drake Plays Awkward Kinko’s Employee in Hilarious Unreleased ‘Saturday Night Live’ Skit

Mashable recently unveiled an unreleased sketch from Drake‘s prior comedic return on Saturday Night Live last month. In it, Toronto’s finest plays Derek, the new guy at work who feebly tries to fit in as the newest edition to the Kinkos staff. Despite his best efforts however, he fails miserably–time and time again. Check out…

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Watch This Comical Skit Entitled “The Day Beyoncé Turned Black” By ‘Saturday Night Live’

“It was the day that shook the whole White world” or better known as “The Day Beyoncé Turned Black” as described in one of tonight’s memorable Saturday Night Live sketches. In just three minutes and thirteen seconds the Saturday Night Live cast managed to successfully execute some of White America’s reactions to Beyoncé’s Super Bowl halftime…

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Watch D’Angelo’s Genius SNL Performance

D’Angelo took to Saturday Night Live to perform two cuts from is surprise Black Messiah LP offering. Alongside his backing band the Vanguard, the soul crooner knocked out “Really Love” and “The Charade.” The performance’s most eminent aspect was the crew’s political statement, which included The Vanguard, donning “I Can’t Breathe” and “Black Lives Matter”…

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Video: Janelle Monáe Performs on ‘SNL’

This past weekend, the audience of Saturday Night Live witnessed greatness as they were blessed with Janelle Monáe as the episode’s musical guest. Introduced by actor, Edward Norton, the high-energy performer effortlessly blazed through the performance of her hit single, “Dance Apocalyptic”. With her amazing footwork and dance moves, she was later accompanied by her glorious…

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