Issa Rae Is Still Rooting For Everybody Black — Except Kanye West

Issa Rae Is Still Rooting For Everybody Black — Except Kanye West

She's still rooting for everybody Black, but even that comes with a caveats.

9 days ago

Kanye West praying for Issa Rae after 'SNL' skit

Kanye West praying for Issa Rae after 'SNL' skit

Kanye West has hit out at 'Saturday Night Live' and promised to "pray" for guest host Issa Rae after his presidential bid was the punchline to a sketch. The “All Day” rapper - who is running for president under the Birthday Party - was left unimpressed when he ...

9 days ago

Kanye West defends his candidacy after 'SNL' joke

Kanye West defends his candidacy after 'SNL' joke

Kanye West fired back at "Saturday Night Live" on Sunday after the show's guest host, comedian Issa Rae, joked about his presidential campaign.

9 days ago

Kanye West Says SNL Pits Black People Against Each Other After Issa Rae Joke At His Expense

Kanye West Says SNL Pits Black People Against Each Other After Issa Rae Joke At His Expense

Kanye West clearly caught some of "Saturday Night Live" this weekend and he wasn't too thrilled with at least one joke at his expense. During a sketch called "Your Voice Chicago," host Issa Rae appeared on a made-up talk how playing lead counsel for ...

9 days ago

Kanye West once again at odds with 'SNL' after skit, offers prayers to host Issa Rae

Kanye West once again at odds with 'SNL' after skit, offers prayers to host Issa Rae

Kanye West is voicing his frustration and disappointment over the latest episode of Saturday Night Live, featuring a skit where actress Issa Rae disparaged the rapper's 2020 presidential candidacy.

9 days ago

SNL Recap: COVID Dating, Instant Empathy & Trump/Biden Town Halls With Host Issa Rae

SNL Recap: COVID Dating, Instant Empathy & Trump/Biden Town Halls With Host Issa Rae

The audience was quieter than normal, but Issa Rae hosted a solid installment of SNL with included a very good Weekend Update.

9 days ago

Kanye West blasts SNL

Kanye West blasts SNL

Kanye West has blasted Saturday Night Live writers for using black comedians and guests to hold African-Americans back after he became the butt of a skit featuring Issa Rae over the weekend.

9 days ago

Kanye West: 'SNL' used Issa Rae 'to hold other black people back'

Kanye West: 'SNL' used Issa Rae 'to hold other black people back'

Kanye West fires back at Issa Rae's dig on this weekend's episode of "Saturday Night Live."

10 days ago

Kanye West Slams SNL After Issa Rae Diss: 'I'm Praying for Her'

Kanye West Slams SNL After Issa Rae Diss: 'I'm Praying for Her'

Kanye West has called out 'Saturday Night Live' for using actress Issa Rae to mock him and his presidential campaign.

10 days ago

Justin Bieber gives an emotional performance on 'SNL' with Chance the Rapper

Justin Bieber gives an emotional performance on 'SNL' with Chance the Rapper

Justin Bieber laid it all out during his performance of “Holy” with Chance the Rapper on “Saturday Night Live.” And the Beliebers couldn't get enough. Bieber joined “SNL” as a musical guest for the fourth time — appearing in 2010, 2013 and earlier this year ...

10 days ago

Kanye West praying for Issa Rae after SNL skit

Kanye West praying for Issa Rae after SNL skit

Kanye West has hit out at 'Saturday Night Live' and promised to "pray" for guest host Issa Rae after his presidential bid was the punchline to a sketch.

10 days ago

Kanye West scathing response to Issa Rae's SNL joke about his presidential run

Kanye West scathing response to Issa Rae's SNL joke about his presidential run

Kanye West in accusing Saturday Night Live of "[using] black people to hold other black people back".

10 days ago

Kanye West responds to Issa Rae's Saturday Night Live joke: 'SNL uses black people to hold other black people back'

Kanye West responds to Issa Rae's Saturday Night Live joke: 'SNL uses black people to hold other black people back'

Rapper was not impressed after star said 'F Kanye'

10 days ago

Kanye West Slams Issa Rae's 'SNL' Skit And Says He's 'praying For Her And Her Family'

Kanye West Slams Issa Rae's 'SNL' Skit And Says He's 'praying For Her And Her Family'

Kanye West recently reacted to Issa Rae's Saturday Night Live skit and accused SNL of 'using black people to hold other black people back' on Twitter. Read more.

10 days ago

Kanye West on Saturday Night Live joke: It uses black people to hold other black people back

Kanye West on Saturday Night Live joke: It uses black people to hold other black people back

Kanye West was mentioned in a joke during the recent episode of 'Saturday Night Live' and the rapper did not take it too well. In a 'Your Vote Chicago' sketch, the host Issa Rae played a lawyer representative for the NAACP appearing on a morning talk show ...

10 days ago

Saturday Night Live: Kanye West Accuses Issa Rae of Being Used by SNL

Saturday Night Live: Kanye West Accuses Issa Rae of Being Used by SNL

Normally, Sunday is the time when we pick apart the previous night's episode of NBC's Saturday Night Live and start looking ahead to next week's episode- and with Adele hosting and H.E.R. performing, there's a whole lot to look forward. But then we have ...

10 days ago

Kanye West 'praying for' Issa Rae as he accuses SNL of pitting black people against each other after she calls him out ...

Kanye West 'praying for' Issa Rae as he accuses SNL of pitting black people against each other after she calls him out ...

Kanye West has faced an uphill battle since announcing his last-minute presidential bid back in July.

10 days ago

Justin Bieber Delivers Emotional Performances Of New Singles Holy & Lonely On Saturday Night Live — Plus More ...

Justin Bieber Delivers Emotional Performances Of New Singles Holy & Lonely On Saturday Night Live — Plus More ...

Justin Bieber took us all to church for his stint as a musical guest on this weekend's Saturday Night Live! During the episode, hosted by Insecure's Issa Rae, the 26-year-old pop star likely made Beliebers everywhere shed a tear through both of his emotional ...

10 days ago

Kanye West accuses SNL of 'making Black people hold other Black people back' after Issa Rae jokes

Kanye West accuses SNL of 'making Black people hold other Black people back' after Issa Rae jokes

Kanye West has responded to Issa Rae after jokes at his expense during a recent appearance on Saturday Night Live (SNL).

10 days ago

Kanye West Fires Back at Issa Rae After She Disses Him on 'Saturday Night Live'

Kanye West Fires Back at Issa Rae After She Disses Him on 'Saturday Night Live'

The 'Gold Digger' rapper is not amused by the 'Saturday Night Live' sketch where the 'Insecure' actress dropped F bomb when making unfavorable comments about him.

10 days ago

Hailey Baldwin Pulled Off This Major Trend Again For Justin Bieber's SNL Performance

Hailey Baldwin Pulled Off This Major Trend Again For Justin Bieber's SNL Performance

Baldwin's look of the evening included a backless $2095 dress and a matching leather face mask.

10 days ago

Hailey Baldwin Pulled Off This Major Trend Again For Justin Bieber's SNL Performance

Hailey Baldwin Pulled Off This Major Trend Again For Justin Bieber's SNL Performance

Hailey Baldwin wore a black backless leather dress and strappy heels to watch husband Justin Bieber perform on Saturday Night Live in NYC.

10 days ago

Kanye West responds to Issa Rae's 'SNL' joke: 'I'm praying for her'

Kanye West responds to Issa Rae's 'SNL' joke: 'I'm praying for her'

Kanye West is speaking out after being mentioned in Issa Rae's "Saturday Night Live" skit.

10 days ago

Kanye West Accuses 'Saturday Night Live' of "Using" Issa Rae

Kanye West Accuses 'Saturday Night Live' of "Using" Issa Rae

Recently, Issa Rae made an appearance on 'Saturday Night Live,' and was featured in a sketch where she and others spoke on Black people...

10 days ago

Kanye West Speaks Out After Issa Rae Throws Shade at Him During SNL Sketch

Kanye West Speaks Out After Issa Rae Throws Shade at Him During SNL Sketch

Kanye West took to Twitter on Sunday, Oct. 17 to speak out after Issa Rae threw shade at him during her SNL sketch.

10 days ago

Kanye West Blasts 'SNL' for Issa Rae Episode, Accuses The Show of Using Black People Against Each Other

Kanye West Blasts 'SNL' for Issa Rae Episode, Accuses The Show of Using Black People Against Each Other

In a sketch from this week's episode, Rae, Thompson, and Nwodim host an imaginary talk show called 'Your Voice Chicago' where they fielded through the nominees.

10 days ago

SNL Takes a Much-Needed Break From Politics

SNL Takes a Much-Needed Break From Politics

For a few merciful moments during last night's episode of Saturday Night Live, viewers were offered a rare distraction from the fact that the nation is barreling toward a chaotic election. When Issa Rae, the evening's host, stepped onto the stage for her opening ...

10 days ago

Saturday Night Live: Issa Rae & Justin Bieber October 17, 2020

Saturday Night Live: Issa Rae & Justin Bieber October 17, 2020

In spite of Issa Rae's first-time-hosting enthusiasm and two strong performances by Justin Bieber, overall Saturday Night Live was rather of...

10 days ago

Issa Rae Joked About Being SNL's First Black Woman Host, and the Audience Believed Her????

Issa Rae Joked About Being SNL's First Black Woman Host, and the Audience Believed Her????

Last night's episode of Saturday Night Live kicked off with an expected cold open about November's presidential election, with Jim Carrey as Democratic nominee Joe Biden and Alec Baldwin as Republican incumbent Donald Trump (no more toothless SNL ...

10 days ago

Pandemic Dining Somehow Isn't the Worst Part of Issa Rae's SNL Date

Pandemic Dining Somehow Isn't the Worst Part of Issa Rae's SNL Date

Issa Rae showed why dating during a pandemic in New York City sucks, in this Saturday Night Live sketch.

10 days ago

Justin Bieber Bares Pain Of Young Fame In Powerful New Song 'Lonely' On 'SNL'

Justin Bieber Bares Pain Of Young Fame In Powerful New Song 'Lonely' On 'SNL'

What if you had it all but nobody to call? Maybe then you'd know me,” he sings.

10 days ago

Justin Bieber Reunites WithBFF Chance The Rapper ForPerformance Of 'Holy' On 'SNL'— Watch

Justin Bieber Reunites WithBFF Chance The Rapper ForPerformance Of 'Holy' On 'SNL'— Watch

Justin Bieber returned to the 'SNL' stage just 8 months after his last performance with Chance the Rapper.

10 days ago

'Bonjour—hi!': SNL airs Canadian themed 'Drake watch' sketch, references Degrassi

'Bonjour—hi!': SNL airs Canadian themed 'Drake watch' sketch, references Degrassi

Guest host Issa Rae and two news anchors had French accents as they chatted about whether she had seen the Toronto rapper.

10 days ago

Justin Bieber gave viewers two emotional performances of his songs "Holy" and "Lonely" during his Saturday Night ...

Justin Bieber gave viewers two emotional performances of his songs "Holy" and "Lonely" during his Saturday Night ...

The 26-year-old kicked off his first song, "Holy," on the Issa Rae-hosted episode alone on a stage decorated to look like an abandoned, overgrown church, with only a blue neon cross lighting up the set. Bieber kept his appearance simple as well, dressed in a ...

10 days ago

Watch Justin Bieber Perform With Chance The Rapper On Saturday Night Live

Watch Justin Bieber Perform With Chance The Rapper On Saturday Night Live

Justin Bieber was already on Saturday Night Live once in 2020, back in February when he brought along Quavo and sang songs from his pre-pandemic album Changes.

10 days ago

Justin Bieber gets vulnerable in raw, stripped-back performance of 'Lonely' on 'SNL'

Justin Bieber gets vulnerable in raw, stripped-back performance of 'Lonely' on 'SNL'

Justin Bieber kept things simple on "SNL" with a stripped-back performance of new song "Lonely," about the isolation of childhood fame, and 'Holy.'

10 days ago

See Justin Bieber Bring Out Chance the Rapper for 'Holy' on 'SNL'

See Justin Bieber Bring Out Chance the Rapper for 'Holy' on 'SNL'

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11 days ago

Issa Rae Hosts SNL: Watch the Best & Worst Sketches, Plus Justin Bieber

Issa Rae Hosts SNL: Watch the Best & Worst Sketches, Plus Justin Bieber

[VIDEO] 'Saturday Night Live' recap: Issa Rae hosts Season 46, Episode 3; Justin Bieber performs — 'SNL' best and worst sketches.

11 days ago

'SNL' airs Canadian-themed 'Drake Watch' sketch; Justin Bieber and Jim Carrey also appear

'SNL' airs Canadian-themed 'Drake Watch' sketch; Justin Bieber and Jim Carrey also appear

Guest host Issa Rae played a Toronto correspondent at a French-Canadian news channel in the piece titled 'Bonjour – hi'

11 days ago

Justin Bieber Delivers Emotional 'Saturday Night Live' Performances And Fans Can't Get Enough

Justin Bieber Delivers Emotional 'Saturday Night Live' Performances And Fans Can't Get Enough

Justin Bieber is back in Studio 8H. The "Forever" singer hit the stage in his second “Saturday Night Live” appearance of the year over the weekend, and wowed with some powerful tunes. For his first set, Bieber sang inside an overgrown, moody barn set, ...

11 days ago

Justin Bieber delivers emotional 'Saturday Night Live' performances and fans can't get enough

Justin Bieber delivers emotional 'Saturday Night Live' performances and fans can't get enough

The singer hit the stage in his second "Saturday Night Live" appearance of the year over the weekend, and wowed with his powerful performance of "Holy."

11 days ago

Justin Bieber and Hailey party with Chance The Rapper after SNL duet

Justin Bieber and Hailey party with Chance The Rapper after SNL duet

The couple made the outing something of a double date, joining Justin's Holy collaborator Chance The Rapper and his wife Kirsten Corley at the New York City bash on Saturday night.

11 days ago

Issa Rae hosts an improbably forgettable Saturday Night Live

Issa Rae hosts an improbably forgettable Saturday Night Live

I'm the first Black woman to host SNL, y'all!”

11 days ago

Justin Bieber delivers emotional 'Holy' performance with Chance The Rapper on SNL; Drops a moving 'Lonely' act

Justin Bieber delivers emotional 'Holy' performance with Chance The Rapper on SNL; Drops a moving 'Lonely' act

Justin Bieber performed his latest tracks Holy and Lonely on Saturday Night Live this weekend. The singer was visibly emotional and overwhelmed during both the performances.

11 days ago

Justin Bieber delivers emotional performance of new songs on 'SNL' – watch

Justin Bieber delivers emotional performance of new songs on 'SNL' – watch

Justin Bieber performed his two latest songs, 'Holy' and 'Lonely', to rapturous reception on 'Saturday Night Live' yesterday evening.

11 days ago

Justin Bieber Performs New Songs 'Holy' & 'Lonely' on 'Saturday Night Live' – Watch!

Justin Bieber Performs New Songs 'Holy' & 'Lonely' on 'Saturday Night Live' – Watch!

Justin Bieber Performs New Songs 'Holy' & 'Lonely' on 'Saturday Night Live' – Watch!

11 days ago

'Saturday Night Live': Issa Rae And Justin Bieber Are All Smiles Behind Masks In New Promo

'Saturday Night Live': Issa Rae And Justin Bieber Are All Smiles Behind Masks In New Promo

Even if one can't see it, Issa Rae and Justin Bieber are all smiles ahead of their Saturday Night Live gigs. In the teaser for the upcoming SNL episode, the Insecure star dons a vibrant lime green dress and one of the most à la mode accessories for these odd ...

11 days ago

Saturday Night Live preview: Issa Rae, Justin Bieber expectations

Saturday Night Live preview: Issa Rae, Justin Bieber expectations

Tonight, a new episode of Saturday Night Live is going to be coming on NBC -- and we've gotta feeling that this one will be fun!

11 days ago

'SNL': Issa Rae and Justin Bieber Mask up Ahead of Tonight's Episode

'SNL': Issa Rae and Justin Bieber Mask up Ahead of Tonight's Episode

Saturday Night Live Season 46 continues this weekend with Insecure star Issa Rae as host and Justin Bieber as the musical performer. Rae and Beiber both wore masks in the first teaser for the episode, while a second teaser featured Jim Carrey as ...

11 days ago

The live Saturday Night show conceals Justin Bieber's smile

The live Saturday Night show conceals Justin Bieber's smile

Saturday night NeighborhoodThe 46th season has become heavy on material about Coronavirus. This is understandable given the state of the world. It seems.

11 days ago

Saturday Night Live Promo Hides Justin Bieber's Smile

Saturday Night Live Promo Hides Justin Bieber's Smile

Saturday Night Live's 46th season has gone heavy on coronavirus-related material. That's understandable given the world's state. It seems to be working since the season premiere was SNL's highest-rated in years. The coronavirus focus continues into the ...

11 days ago

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: October 17, 2020

Who is Hosting Saturday Night Live Tonight: October 17, 2020

We are currently in the middle of 5 new shows in a row for Saturday Night Live which committed prior to the season premiere to bringing live episodes all the way through Halloween. Tonight is the 3rd show of SNL's new season and it's hosted by a first-time ...

11 days ago

Is Saturday Night Live new tonight, October 17?

Is Saturday Night Live new tonight, October 17?

Saturday Night Live has improved from week to week over the first two episodes of season 46. What should fans expect to see tonight on NBC?

12 days ago

Saturday Night Live: Watch SNL season 46, episode 3 with Issa Rae and Justin Bieber

Saturday Night Live: Watch SNL season 46, episode 3 with Issa Rae and Justin Bieber

NBC's Saturday Night Live is back, but I have to say, the season has been rather weak so far. Will that change tonight? Let's find out!

12 days ago

Issa Rae Set To Host Sketch Show 'Saturday Night Live' On October 17th

Issa Rae Set To Host Sketch Show 'Saturday Night Live' On October 17th

Her winning streak doesn't stop! Issa Rae is set to host the iconic sketch show, Saturday Night Live (SNL), this week on October 17th, The Grio reports. The 35-year-old actress and entertainment mogul has been having a fantastic year. From her new ...

12 days ago

Justin Bieber and Issa Rae Are Pumped for Their 'Saturday Night Live' Appearances in New Promo

Justin Bieber and Issa Rae Are Pumped for Their 'Saturday Night Live' Appearances in New Promo

Rae is making her hosting debut, while Bieber's appearance on Saturday will mark his fourth time performing on 'SNL.'

12 days ago

'Saturday Night Live' welcomes Issa Rae

'Saturday Night Live' welcomes Issa Rae

(NBC NEWS) — “Saturday Night Live” returns this week with actress Issa Rae making her first appearance as host. Even for an actress with multiple Golden Globe and Emmy nominations under her belt, Rae is getting an education this week at SNL.

12 days ago

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