The SNL great brought back Mister Robinson, Gumby, Buckwheat, and Velvet Jones.
With the backing of dance group Jabbawockeez.
The rising pop star performed “1950” and “Hit the Back”
The pop singer appeared as both the episode’s host and musical guest.
The first live performance behind the band’s new album, due out in November.
The Big Day rapper pulls double duty, serving as both host and musical guest.
In the faux trailer, David Harbour plays a disgruntled garbage man working in the mean streets of Sesame Street.
Coming in support of her latest album, Lover.
Featuring performances of “Bad Guy” and “I Love You”.
Alec Baldwin and Liev Schreiber also appeared in SNL’s season 45 premiere.
SNL’s longest-tenured player says he hopes to “never have to leave that show.”
Kate McKinnon is, however, returning for season 45.