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George Ezra, Saturday Night Live (March 28)

With his tousled bed-head and dreamy eyes, the 21-year-old Ezra sure looks like a pop star in the making, and his SNL debut demonstrated that he's more than just a pretty package. The Brit aced his performance of breakout single "Budapest," down to the falsetto "hoooys" that punctuate the song (who knows what they mean, but they're irresistible). Props, too, to Ezra's band, which backed him with beautiful precision.

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