Here’s the video of SZA on Saturday Night Live See the full live performance of ‘The Weekend’ and ‘Love Galore’ by the Grammy-nominated R&B singer-songwriter on season 43 episode 8 with host James Franco. The replay and more details are below.
SZA made her debut as the SNL musical guest. She has risen to meteoric fame with the release of her major-label debut album, ‘Ctrl’ in June via Top Dawg RCA. The album received universal critical acclaim and debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200. It has since been certified platinum. Time magazine ranks it at No 1 on its Top 10 Best Albums of 2017 list and Rolling Stone ranks it at No. 20 on its 50 Best Albums of 2017 list.
Additionally SZA has been nominated for five 2018 Grammy Awards including Best New Artist, Best Urban Contemporary Album, and Best R&B Song.
She performed her two hit singles, ‘The Weekend’ as well as ‘Love Galore’ which features Travis Scott. Both singles have been certified platinum in the US. ‘The Weekend’ has reached No. 37 on the Billboard Hot 100 and No. 13 on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. ‘Love Galore’ has reached No. 32 and No. 12, respectively on those same charts.
In both of her live performances on SNL he was backed by a gospel choir. You can see the full replay and some photos via Instagram below.
The program was broadcast originally on Saturday, December 9, 2017.