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Lil Yachty Showcased His New Psych-Rock Sound During His SNL Debut
Lil Yachty performed "the BLACK seminole.” and “drive ME crazy!” from his 2023 psychedelic-rock album, Let's Start Here.
Lil Yachty made his SNL debut by showcasing his new psychedelic-rock sound that the Artist has embraced in recent years. He performed two songs from his album, Let’s Start Here, during the April 1 SNL episode, kicking off the night with "the BLACK seminole.” and closing it off with “drive ME crazy!.”
On stage, he was joined by a full band and guest vocalist Diana Gordon. The Act served as the perfect complement to Brunson's hilarious lineup of sketches, making for an all-around entertaining night.
Lil Yachty and Diana Gordon perform "the BLACK seminole."
Lil Yachty transformed Studio 8H into a dreamy desert night spent under the stars for his jaw-dropping cover of "the BLACK seminole." Lil Yachty introduced a reverb to his vocals that created a delightfully kaleidoscopic effect, with the band's accompanying riffs and electric guitar solos elevating the track's energy. Gordon's vocals were a haunting highlight of the performance.
Lil Yachty and Diana Gordon perform "drive ME crazy!"
While "the BLACK seminole." is haunting and mesmerizingly twisted, Lil Yachty's "drive ME crazy!" served as more light-hearted fanfare to end the night. With projections of sunny days and joyful skies, Gordon's vocals led the way for Lil Yachty's latest love ballad.
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