"Live from New York, it's Saturday Night". Lily Tomlin hosts this very first episode of the second season, with Musical Guest James Taylor who performed four songs, including “Sweet Baby James” and “Shower the People.”
Norman Lear and Boz Scaggs
Norman Lear hosts with musical guest Boz Scaggs (“Lowdown” and “What Can I Say”)
Eric Idle and Joe Cocker With John Belushi
Eric Idle hosts with Musical Guest Joe Cocker who John Belushi joins on stage to sing “Feelin’ Alright” and a bonus Musical performance by Stuff (“Foots”).
Karen Black and John Prine
Karen Black hosts with Musical Guest John Prine ("Hello in There" and "The Bottomless Lake").
Steve Martin and Kinky Friedman
Steve Martin is joined by musical guest Kinky Freidman (”Dear Abbie”).
Buck Henry and the Band
Buck Henry hosts SNL for the third time is accidentally cut on the forehead by John Belushi during the Samurai Stockbroker sketch. The Band performs three songs: “Life is Carnival”, “The Night they Drove Old Dixie Down”, and “Stage Fright”.
Dick Cavett and Ry Cooder
Dick Cavett hosts with Musical Guest Ry Cooder (“Tattler” and “He’ll Have to Go”).
Paul Simon, Paul Simon and George Harrison
Paul Simon hosts the Thanksgiving episode that includes the infamous Turkey Suit Monologue and performed “Here Comes The Sun”, and “Homeward Bound” with George Harrison.
Jodie Foster and Brian Wilson
Jodie Foster hosts as the youngest host so far. She is joined by Musical Guest Brian Wilson (“Back Home”, “Love is a Woman”, and “Good Vibrations”).
Candice Bergen and Frank Zappa
Candice Bergen hosts. During a sketch called “Extremely Stupid” Candice flubs her lines and cracks up live to Gilda Radner’s improv. Musical Guest is Frank Zappa (“I’m the Slime, “Lagoon”, and “Peaches & Regalia”).
Ralph Nader and George Benson
Bill Murray’s first show. First Coneheads sketch to air. Hosted by Ralph Nader with Musical Guest George Benson (“Masquerade”, “Gonna Love You More”).
Ruth Gordan and Chuck Berry
Ruth Gordon is joined by musical guest Chuck Berry ("Johnny B. Goode,” Marie,” “Carol”).
Fran Tarkenton, Leo Sayer, Donny Harper and the Voices of Tomorrow
Fran Tarkenton hosts Saturday Night Live on January 29, 1977 with musical guest Leo Sayer and Donny Harper.
Steve Martin and the Kinks
Steve Martin appears as host with musical guest The Kinks (“Sleepwalker”).
Sissy Spacek and Richard Baskin
Iconic episode that won an Emmy for “Outstanding Writing in a Comedy-Variety or Music Series”. Hosted by Sissy Spacek with Musical Guest Richard Baskin (“One I Love You” and “City of One Night Stands”).
Broderick Crawford and Levon Helm and the Meters
Special Guest Linda Rostandt appears as one of the Rondette’s in the Cold Open. Host Broderick Crawford is joined by musical guest Levon Helm ("Sing Sing Sing", “Aint that a lot of Love”) and The Meters (“I Got to Get my Name Up in Lights”).
Jack Burns and Santanna
Jack Burns hosts with musical guest Santana ("Black Magic Woman” and “Europa”).
Julian Bond and Tom Waits
Julian Bond hosts with musical guests Tom Waits ("Eggs & Sausages”, “Dazz”).
Elliott Gould, Rosalyn Kind, Kate and Anna McGarrigle
Elliott Gould is joined by special musical guests Rosalyn Kind (“I’m Not Anyone”) and The McGarrigle Sisters ("Kiss and Say Goodbye" and "Heart Like a Wheel').
Eric Idle, Alan Price, Neil Innes
Eric Idle returns as host with musical guests Alan Price and Neil Innes.
Shelley Duvall and Joan Armatrading
Shelley Duvall host with musical guest Joan Armatrading.
Buck Henry and Jennifer Warnes
Buck Henry returns to host with musical guests Jennifer Warnes ("Right Time of the Night") and Kenny Vance (“The Performer”).
Gemma & DJ Balls
High School Graduation
The Last Dance: Extended Scene
The Muppet Show
Olivia Rodrigo: drivers license (Live)
Olivia Rodrigo: good 4 u (Live)
Weekend Update: Andrew Dismukes on Great-Grandmas
Weekend Update: Bob Baffert on Medina Spirit’s Failed Drug Test
Weekend Update: CDC Lifts Mask Mandate
Weekend Update: Liz Cheney on the Republican Party
Weekend Update: Tom Cruise Returns Golden Globes & Ohio State Massage Therapist
Keegan-Michael Key Promises the Best SNL in 46 Years
Keegan-Michael Key Is Hosting Saturday Night Live!
Chad on Mars
Elon Musk Monologue
Gen Z Hospital
Keegan-Michael Key Monologue
Miley Cyrus: Plastic Hearts (Live)
Miley Cyrus: WITHOUT YOU ft. The Kid LAROI (Live)
Mother’s Day Message Cold Open
No More Masks Cold Open
Weekend Update: A Weary Mother in Her Darkest Hour on Disney's Reopening
Weekend Update: Baby Yoda on Star Wars Day Celebrations
Weekend Update: Financial Expert Lloyd Ostertag on Cryptocurrency
Weekend Update: Rocket Crashes to Earth
Weekend Update: The Bidens and Carters Take a Picture & the Most Instagrammable Bird
Elon Musk Promises to Behave on SNL
Carey Mulligan Monologue
IBS Medicine Ad
Lesbian Period Drama
Minnesota News Cold Open
Star Trek Spinoff
The War in Words: Bertie and Mary
Weekend Update: Bruce Springsteen and Barack Obama on Their Podcast Renegades
Weekend Update: Matt Gaetz Venmo Sex Scandal
Weekend Update: New Dick’s Sporting Goods Store & Taylor Swift Re-Records Album
Weekend Update: Pineapple on the Paul Pierce Scandal
Weekend Update: The Iceberg on the Sinking of the Titanic
Weird Little Flute ft. Kid Cudi
What’s Wrong with This Picture 2021
Carey Mulligan Gets a New Nickname from Kenan Thompson
Britney Spears Talk Show Cold Open
Daniel Kaluuya Monologue
Vaccine Game Show
Viral Apology Video
Weekend Update: Guy Who Just Bought a Boat on Dating After Covid
Weekend Update: Jeff and Hattie Deeley on Their Marriage
Weekend Update: Matt Gaetz Under Investigation
Weekend Update: Smokery Farm’s Easter Meats
Weekend Update: Starbucks Turns 50, Naked Rock Climber
Daniel Kaluuya Says Put Down Your Book and Watch SNL
Daniel Kaluuya Is Hosting Saturday Night Live!
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