This week marked comedian Dave Chappelle’s third time hosting a post-election Saturday Night Live following his stings after the 2016 and 2020 presidential elections. A lot has happened since then. The announcement of Chappelle as host created a divisive response stemming from transphobic remarks he made during his controversial special The Closer on Netflix, as explored here . In addition, Chappelle found himself as a victim when he was attacked on stage at a Netflix event at the Hollywood Bowl. Eyes have been closely watching SNL this week with talk of writers boycotting the episode and suggestions that some cast members were upset by Chappelle’s participation in the franchise. What unfolded this week will likely entrench the gulf between Chappelle’s supporters and detractors. As a host, Chappelle appeared confident and unrepentant producing a polemic SNL episode that will get people talking, which may have been Lorne Michaels’ plan all along. Watch … [Read more...] about Amidst controversy, Dave Chappelle hosts another post-election SNL.
At the start of the fifth round UFC 281’s main event, the rapper with the Instagram handle @champagnepapi might have been ready to go get a ridiculously overpriced bottle. His $2 million bet on Israel Adesanya looked certain to be a winner. Watch CC Off English What can people expect from the Colin Kaepernick documentary? | Jemele Hill 06:45 Now playing Daniel Radcliffe Presents The Deadspin Award For Worst Tweet Of 2018 December 12, 2018 02:55 Now playing That Time Dave McKenna Pissed Off Aretha Franklin October 3, 2018 Then with just over three minutes left in the fight, Alex Pereia cornered Adesanya, landed three flush punches, and a few seconds later the fight was over. A new UFC middleweight champion, who was losing the fight three rounds to one on every scorecard, and Drake lost big. Advertisement … [Read more...] about Drake may have lost a couple of big bets on Saturday
Raven-Symoné is clearly relieved to have The View in her rearview. In a new video interview for them , the actor reflects on her long career, including her brief stint on the venerated talk show. Though she counts it as a valuable learning experience, it’s not one that she’d ever care to repeat. Watch CC Off en Watch Thao’s mastery over the mandolin in this performance of “Departure” 04:02 Now playing Sabrina Carpenter, Liza Koshy, and Jordan Fisher on recitals, moonwalks, and Magic Mike August 5, 2020 04:05 Now playing Ali Wong and Randall Park on Always Be My Maybe, Bay Area hip-hop, and awkward car hook-ups May 30, 2019 “Whoopi Goldberg is one of the most amazing people that I’ve ever met in my life,” says Raven-Symoné. “ apologized multiple times for the things that came out of my mouth, and I still am … [Read more...] about Raven-Symoné says that The View catfished her
Saturday Night Live doesn’t always have the stink of prejudice on it . Sometimes, it’s a nice sketch show where celebrities act in silly sketches that puncture their public persona. But for every “Veganville,” there’s an “Elon Musk as Wario.” That said, the hosts Watch CC Off English Melissa Villaseñor on working with Jennifer Lopez, her time on "SNL", her new book, and more 04:24 Now playing Noemí Gonzalez and Seidy López on playing Selena’s family—big hair, shoulder pads, and all December 2, 2020 02:13 Now playing NBC’s World Of Dance sends us a grab bag of branded items June 2, 2017 Speaking to A.V. Club , former CC Off English Melissa Villaseñor on working with Jennifer Lopez, her time on “SNL, “ Advertisement … [Read more...] about Why Jennifer Lopez rejected Melissa Villaseñor’s SNL pitch
Awards season can make or break an artist’s career, even one as established as Megan Thee Stallion— Watch CC Off English Expert Witness: How does Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood get its catchy songs? 01:15 Now playing Derek Waters doesn’t want Drunk History to overstay its welcome January 17, 2018 03:55 Now playing Ciara Bravo on how she learned to shoot up for Cherry March 8, 2021 Megan (born Megan Pete) was recently granted a restraining order against her label, 1501 Certified Entertainment, and distributor, 300 Entertainment, after alleging that Billboard claimed that Megan “will suffer irreparable harm if her music cannot be used in conjunction with her promotion for the AMAs.” The documents do not go into detail about what 1501 allegedly did to block Megan from promoting her work, but it must have been serious as … [Read more...] about Megan Thee Stallion takes out restraining order against her label
Over the past few years, we’ve lost many music and movie icons, and such tragedy really gets an art appreciator to start thinking; we should honor our living legends while they’re still here. Perhaps one of the greatest living legends still with us today is the one and only Paul McCartney. While listening to the master songwriter, it gave cause for pause: what are Paul’s greatest achievements in songwriting? He had some great ones with The Beatles and some great ones with Wings, but which is the best? In celebration of McCartney’s 77th birthday, here are 10 of the iconic musicians greatest songs. Enjoy! Advertisement Contents “Let ‘Em In” (1976) “Live And Let Die” (1973) “And I Love Her” (1964) “Blackbird” (1968) “Let It Be” (1970) “Maybe I’m Amazed” (1970) “The Long And Winding Road” (1970) “Eleanor Rigby” (1966) “Hey Jude” (1968) “Yesterday” (1965) 10. “Let ‘Em In” (1976) He was well removed from the … [Read more...] about The 10 Greatest Songs Written By Paul McCartney