“I wish to cry proper now, black man in America, supposed to maintain what you are feeling inside proper now,” West sang whereas sporting what gave the impression to be a “Make America Nice Once more” hat.
“There’s so many instances I discuss to love a white individual about this and so they say, ‘How may you want Trump? He is racist,'” West mentioned from the stage as different musicians, solid members and company — together with Saturday’s host, Adam Driver — stood behind him.
“Properly, if I used to be involved about racism I might’ve moved out of America a very long time in the past.”
West additionally mentioned that the nation must have “a dialogue and never a diatribe.” His speech was met with a mixture of boos and cheers from the viewers.
When contacted by CNN, NBC mentioned it had no touch upon West’s remarks.
The rant adopted a efficiency earlier within the present that had West, together with Lil Pump and Adele Givens, sing a brand new music, “I Love It,” whereas dressed as a bottle of glowing water.
These on social media discovered the musical efficiency value watching however type of weird.
“I am watching Kanye on SNL and is it potential I inhaled some LSD,” tweeted Sopan Deb, a tradition author for the New York Occasions.
West alluded to his “SNL” efficiency Sunday by tweeting a picture of his spouse, Kim Kardashian West, spraying water from a bottle Photoshopped to appear like her husband.