1. Lorne Michaels Talks 'SNL' Cast Changes and Alec Baldwin's Trump

    September 30, 2016 9:57 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ahead of the Season 42 premiere, Michaels opens up about Baldwin's high-profile addition (it was Tina Fey's idea!) and the "intuitive decisions" that led him to part ways with Taran Killam and Jay Pharoah. He's been at it no ...

  2. Deadpool Spoofs Kanye West's 'SNL' Backstage Rant in Host Rejection Video: Watch

    February 20, 2016 1:51 PM EST 0 0 0 Comic book antihero Deadpool has made it official that he won’t be hosting Saturday Night Live . Kanye West Name-Checks Taylor Swift in Leaked 'SNL' Backstage Rant: Listen Actor Ryan Reynolds, in character as Deadpool, spoofed Kanye West & ...

  3. Hispanic Coalition Wants Donald Trump Off 'Saturday Night Live'

    October 17, 2015 12:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 NBC is enabling Donald Trump's "hateful speech" about Hispanics by giving him a platform as host of Saturday Night Live and should pull the invitation, a coalition of Hispanic advocacy groups said. Donald Trump to Host 'Saturday ...

  4. We Predicted Every ‘SNL’ Musical Guest For Season 40

    September 18, 2014 12:23 PM EDT Ariana Grande, Maroon 5 and Hozier have already been confirmed. We predicted the rest... because we're crazy. A new season of Saturday Night Live is nearly upon us, and that means a slew of musical guest announcements. For big music fans, an ...

  5. Justin Bieber to Host 'Saturday Night Live,' Says Alec Baldwin

    January 30, 2012 3:45 PM EST 0 0 0 Alec Baldwin just did something that would certainly anger his "30 Rock" character, NBC exec Jack Donaghy: He leaked official network intel. On today's episode of Baldwin's "Here's The Thing" podcast on WNYC, the & ...

  6. Jay-Z, Beyonce, U2, Lady Gaga Rank on Billboard Power 100 List

    January 27, 2012 2:15 PM EST 0 0 0 Taylor Swift, Bon Jovi, Ryan Seacrest, Simon Cowell Also Impact List You may not know Irving Azoff by face, or even by name, but rest assured that the chairman of Live Nation ­-- the world's largest promoter, ticketing company and artist manage ...

  7. Billboard Power 100: Lorne Michaels

    January 26, 2012 9:33 PM EST No. 66 Lorne Michaels Executive Producer "Saturday Night Live," "Late Night With Jimmy Fallon," "Portlandia" Twitter: @NBCSNL Legendary Auteur of Hip ... After 36 years of overseeing "Saturday Night Live" yo ...

  8. Elton John To Host 'SNL' on April 2

    February 28, 2011 1:39 PM EST 0 0 0 Sir Elton John will play double duty on April 2 when he hosts "Saturday Night Live" and appears as the show's musical guest with Leon Russell . It will be his first time back on the "SNL" stage since 1982, when he performed ...

  9. Stevie Wonder To Receive Gershwin Prize

    September 03, 2008 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Legendary singer/songwriter Stevie Wonder has been chosen as the second recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. The award presentation will take place in the Library's Gr Legendary singer/songwriter Stevie Wonder h ...

  10. Paul Simon To Receive First Gershwin Prize

    April 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Paul Simon has been chosen to receive the inaugural Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song. The honor will be presented May 23 during an event at the Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C., a Paul Simon has been chosen to receive the inaugu ...

  11. Billboard Bits: 'Iconoclasts,' Tony Bennett, Sound Tribe Sector 9

    August 02, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Paul Simon, Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder and Fiona Apple will be featured on the second season of the Sundance Channel series "Iconoclasts." Paul Simon, Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder and Fiona Apple will be featured on the second season o ...

  12. Simpson Sings On Second 'SNL' Appearance

    October 09, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ashlee Simpson sang without incident on NBC's "Saturday Night Live" in her return to the scene of last year's lip-synch fiasco. Ashlee Simpson sang without incident on NBC's "Saturday Night Live" in her return to t ...

  13. Update: Simpson 'SNL' Gaffe Blamed On Acid Reflux

    October 25, 2004 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 If Ashlee Simpson's stomach was upset Saturday night, imagine how she's feeling now. Busted for a "Saturday Night Live" lip-synch gone awry, her manager-father said today (Oct. 25) his 19-year-old dau If Ashlee Simpson's sto ...

  14. CHART BEAT BONUS

    June 20, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Fred Bronson reports on the chart feats of "American Idol" Ruben Studdard & runner-up Clay Aiken, Monica, Luther Vandross, Annie Lennox and the Beach Boys. CLAYMOTION: During the run of the second season of "American Idol," o ...

  15. Jagger Debuts First Production At Sundance*

    January 24, 2001 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Rock star turned independent filmmaker Mick Jagger sounds like any other producer at the Sundance Film Festival when he talks about the obstacles to capturing his story on celluloid. "I wanted to spen Rock star turned independent filmmaker Mick ...