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It never topped Billboard’s Hot 100, didn’t receive any Grammy nominations, and wasn’t among YouTube’s 10 most popular music videos this year, but in 2015 Drake’s “Hotline Bling” dominated online culture like no other song.

This huffy, nineteen85-produced one-off had an inauspicious mid-summer debut on Beats 1’s OVO Sound Radio, where it was… More »

Saturday Night Live’s 41st season premieres this Saturday with Miley Cyrus holding down joint duties as host and musical guest. (Joint, get it? Because Miley loves weed? Trust me, she’d find it funny.) Although Cyrus has graced the SNL stage before, the next two musical guests, the Weeknd and Demi Lovato, are making their first… More »

Janessa Slater is a media coach who bears an uncanny resemblance to SNL’s Vanessa Bayer and has been dispensing so-called Sound Advice — and many merciless insults — to the likes of Drake, TV On The Radio, Tegan And Sara, HAIM, and most of the lineup of Governor’s Ball. We thought it was time somebody… More »

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Adele Playing SNL With Host Matthew McConaughey

Adele's 25 hype cycle went into overdrive this past week with the release of monster ballad "Hello" and its flip-phone-featuring music video. There's been such…
Chris DeVille | October 26, 2015 - 12:33 pm
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Disclosure Playing SNL With Lorde & Sam Smith

So far this season of Saturday Night Live has had Miley Cyrus (with the Flaming Lips), the Weeknd (with Nicki Minaj), and Demi Lovato (with…
James Rettig | October 22, 2015 - 1:28 pm
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Sia Playing SNL With Host Donald Trump

Donald Trump will host Saturday Night Live on 11/7, and for those who find him insufferable, news that Sia will perform on the episode might…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 13, 2015 - 1:53 pm
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Hear The Weeknd’s “The Hills” Remixes With Eminem & Nicki Minaj, Watch His Return To SNL

"The Hills" topped the Billboard chart for the third straight week this week, and the Weeknd is celebrating by unveiling two official remixes featuring new…
Peter Helman | October 11, 2015 - 11:19 am
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Watch Amy Schumer & The Weeknd’s SNL Promos

Amy Schumer is hosting Saturday Night Live this weekend with musical guest the Weeknd, so today we got the ceremonial unfunny promos. If you've ever…
Chris DeVille | October 8, 2015 - 5:31 pm
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Watch Miley Cyrus & The Flaming Lips Bring Dead Petz To SNL

Miley Cyrus pulled double-duty on the season premiere of SNL last night, both hosting and performing as the episode's musical guest. Hillary Clinton introduced her…
Peter Helman | October 4, 2015 - 12:44 pm
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Taylor Swift’s Squad Rules A Post-Apocalyptic Future On SNL

Saturday Night Life has already poked fun at Taylor Swift's ability to convert the haters with those sick beats, and in last night's Miley Cyrus-hosted…
Peter Helman | October 4, 2015 - 10:57 am
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SNL’s First 3 Musical Guests This Season: Miley Cyrus, The Weeknd, Demi Lovato

While we anxiously wait to see what major "indie" artist will be the first to cross over to the SNL stage this year -- my…
James Rettig | September 1, 2015 - 1:14 pm
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Preview Fred Armisen & Bill Hader’s Blue Jean Committee Documentary And Watch The Band Reunite On Seth Meyers

Fred Armisen and Bill Hader have long been toeing the line between comedy and music, with Armisen even going so far as to release a
Caitlin White | August 18, 2015 - 2:11 pm

Miley Cyrus To Host SNL Season Premiere

Miley Cyrus will host Saturday Night Live's season premiere, which makes a lot of sense. Cyrus is already hosting the VMAs later this month, and…
Chris DeVille | August 17, 2015 - 12:42 pm
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Watch Rihanna’s Moving Saturday Night Live Performance

Rihanna was the musical guest on the season finale of Saturday Night Live last night. Disappointingly, she didn't appear in any sketches alongside Louis C.K.,…
James Rettig | May 17, 2015 - 11:05 am
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Watch Louis C.K. & Rihanna’s Short But Sweet SNL Promo

Louis C.K. and Rihanna are the featured guests on this weekend's season finale of Saturday Night Live, and the show has just shared their cute…
James Rettig | May 14, 2015 - 7:07 pm
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Watch Florence + The Machine Return To SNL With A Stool

Florence Welch is still feeling the effects of the foot injury that she incurred at Coachella, so she had to do her second go-around on…
James Rettig | May 10, 2015 - 10:35 am

SNL’s Last Musical Guests This Season: Wiz Khalifa, Florence + The Machine, Rihanna

Saturday Night Live took to Instagram today to announce the last three host/musical guest pairings of the season. Scarlett Johansson will host 5/2 with musical…
Chris DeVille | April 23, 2015 - 5:13 pm
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Watch Mumford & Sons Play Their New Singles On Saturday Night Live

Mumford & Sons graced the Saturday Night Live stage for the second time as musical guests on last night's episode. They brought their updated electronic…
James Rettig | April 12, 2015 - 10:53 am
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Watch SNL Parody Kendrick Lamar, Nicki Minaj, & Die Antwoord In Home 2 Trailer

Last night, Saturday Night Live poked fun at the animated Rihanna vehicle Home by making a trailer for its sequel that has the strongest imaginary…
James Rettig | April 12, 2015 - 10:20 am
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Watch Carly Rae Jepsen, Dev Hynes, & Ariel Rechtshaid Debut “All That” On SNL

Carly Rae Jepsen released a new single called "All That" last night just in time to perform it on Saturday Night Live. We knew Dev
Chris DeVille | April 5, 2015 - 12:30 pm
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Carly Rae Jepsen, Mumford & Sons Booked For SNL Next Month

Saturday Night Live just announced the details of a couple of next month's shows. On the 4/4 episode, Michael Keaton will return to host for…
Tom Breihan | March 26, 2015 - 12:12 pm
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George Ezra Is The Next SNL Musical Guest

George Ezra -- the English singer-songwriter who has been gaining traction mostly overseas -- has landed a spot as the next musical guest on Saturday
James Rettig | March 13, 2015 - 6:11 pm
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