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Feature: How ‘Desus & Mero’ Conquered Late Night

Feature: How ‘Desus & Mero’ Conquered Late Night

From left: Desus (Daniel Baker) and Mero (Joel Martinez).
Hip-Hop Is Evolving. Just Ask Its Superstars.

Hip-Hop Is Evolving. Just Ask Its Superstars.

Jay-Z is grappling with the idea that he is seen as an elder in hip-hop. Above, the rapper riding a personal watercraft while wearing a helmet was turned into a meme this summer.
How Benny Blanco Became the Most Popular Oddball in Pop Music

How Benny Blanco Became the Most Popular Oddball in Pop Music

Benny Blanco is a hitmaking songwriter and producer who estimates that “like 75 percent” of his success has come from being a good hang.
Op-Ed Columnist: Trump, ‘He’s Like a Rapper’

Op-Ed Columnist: Trump, ‘He’s Like a Rapper’

Donald Trump and Kanye West in the lobby of Trump Tower in December 2016.
Best of Late Night: Kanye West to Jimmy Kimmel on Trump: It’s ‘Not About Policies’

Best of Late Night: Kanye West to Jimmy Kimmel on Trump: It’s ‘Not About Policies’

Kanye West talked to Jimmy Kimmel about his desire to show that he can’t be boxed in or pushed around.
Playlist: The Playlist: Thom Yorke’s Chilling Ballad, and 13 More New Songs

Playlist: The Playlist: Thom Yorke’s Chilling Ballad, and 13 More New Songs

Radiohead’s Thom Yorke released the first song from his score for Luca Guadagnino’s remake of “Suspiria.”
‘S.N.L.’ Has Matt Damon Play Brett Kavanaugh in Season Premiere

‘S.N.L.’ Has Matt Damon Play Brett Kavanaugh in Season Premiere

In the first opening sketch of “S.N.L.,” Matt Damon played Judge Brett M. Kavanaugh, breaking into tears and constantly swigging from glasses of water.
Kanye West Ends ‘S.N.L.’ With Speech About Trump and Bullying

Kanye West Ends ‘S.N.L.’ With Speech About Trump and Bullying

Kanye West gave a monologue after his third song on the season premiere of “Saturday Night Live.”
Jemele Hill Is Joining The Atlantic and Ready to Talk Politics

Jemele Hill Is Joining The Atlantic and Ready to Talk Politics

Jemele Hill is joining the staff of The Atlantic after parting ways with ESPN, where she had been for 12 years.
Jemele Hill Is Joining The Atlantic and Ready to Talk Politics

Jemele Hill Is Joining The Atlantic and Ready to Talk Politics

Jemele Hill is joining the staff of The Atlantic after parting ways with ESPN, where she had been for 12 years.
Jemele Hill Is Joining The Atlantic and Ready to Talk Politics

Jemele Hill Is Joining The Atlantic and Ready to Talk Politics

Jemele Hill is joining the staff of The Atlantic after parting ways with ESPN, where she had been for 12 years.
Best of Late Night: Stephen Colbert Calls Trump ‘an Extraordinarily Wealthy Toddler’

Best of Late Night: Stephen Colbert Calls Trump ‘an Extraordinarily Wealthy Toddler’

Stephen Colbert said: “So, let me get this straight: At one point, Donald Trump was an extraordinarily wealthy toddler. And today? He is still that.”
On ‘S.N.L.,’ Republican Senators Host a Locker Room Celebration for Kavanaugh’s Confirmation

On ‘S.N.L.,’ Republican Senators Host a Locker Room Celebration for Kavanaugh’s Confirmation

Sen. Mitch McConnell (Beck Bennett) and Sen. Jeff Flake (Pete Davidson) celebrate Kavanaugh’s confirmation in the “Saturday Night Live” cold open.
Kanye West Expected to Visit Trump at the White House

Kanye West Expected to Visit Trump at the White House

Kanye West, left, spoke out after performing recently on “Saturday Night Live,” a show that also featured Adam Driver, center, and Kenan Thompson.
Kanye West Expected to Visit Trump at the White House

Kanye West Expected to Visit Trump at the White House

Kanye West, left, spoke out after performing recently on “Saturday Night Live,” a show that also featured Adam Driver, center, and Kenan Thompson.
Best of Late Night: Jimmy Kimmel Declares That Earth Is Going Out of Business

Best of Late Night: Jimmy Kimmel Declares That Earth Is Going Out of Business

After hearing about a foreboding report from United Nations climate scientists, Jimmy Kimmel ran a mock going-out-of-business ad for the entire planet.