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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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Solange Slays SNL With “Cranes in the Sky” and “Don’t Touch My Hair” Performances

Black girls have been slaying everything this year from the enterprise world to the world Olympics. This latest slayage is being brought to you by our very own Solange Knowles. Just minutes ago she rendered an ethereal live performance on NBC’s Saturday Night Live. Performing “Cranes in the Sky,” Solo seemed to completely defy gravity…

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Miss Tina Channels Solange and Beyoncé in Spot-on Photo Pastiches

Ms. Tina Lawson is the lovely, poised and completely hilarious mom of eldest daughter Beyoncé and baby girl Solange. Aside from being a supportive force behind both daughters’ successes, Miss Tina has also accomplished her share of outstanding achievements making the mother/daughter trio a collective unit of supernatural #BlackGirlMagic. In just three days, both Solange and Beyoncé made…

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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 Performs “One Dance” and “Hype” on ‘Saturday Night Live’

Last night was highly anticipated for Drake fans as the OVO head honcho returned to Saturday Night Live. As the evening’s host and musical guest, Drizzy took on a slew of hilarious skits before the legendary Chris Rock introduced him for a performance of the No.1 song “One Dance” and “Hype” from his recent, chart-topping…

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Chance The Rapper Shares New Single “Somewhere in Paradise” On ‘SNL’

Chance The Rapper, Chicago’s certified feel-good rapper, made his Saturday Night Live stage debut this past Saturday, December 12th, with the two uplifting, energetic performances. First, the casually dressed rapper took the stage to present his fresh single “Somewhere in Paradise,” with help on the chorus from R&B crooner Jeremih. The studio-recorded version released that night…

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SNL Parodies Iggy Azalea & Azealia Banks Beef

Saturday Night Live brought to life the Twitter beef between Iggy Azalea and Azealia Banks, played respectively by cast members Kate McKinnon and Sasheer Zamata. The skit, titled “The Iggy Azalea Show” comes complete with faux Iggy beats, and cameos by T.I. (played by Jay Pharaoh) and actor Chris Hemsworth and a RiFF RaFF-inspired character.

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