The musical guest for Saturday Night Live’s first episode of the new season was Kendrick Lamar.
Previously Kendrick was announced as the performer for the 48th season of the legendary show, along with Megan Thee Stallion and Willow, other upcoming musical guests.
Lamar and guest host, Miles Teller introduced the new season on Saturday night. He last appeared on Saturday Night Live in 2018, when he and Anderson.Paak performed ‘Tints.’
Lamar performed three songs from ‘Mr. Morale & The Big Steppers’ for the new performance: ‘Rich Spirit,’ ‘N95’ and ‘Father Time,’ the latter of which featured Sampha.
Check out his performances below:
The following episode of Saturday Night Live will feature Brendan Gleeson as host, and Willow is scheduled to perform. Then, Megan Thee Stallion will serve as both the host and musical guest.