Watch Machine Gun Kelly Perform “My Ex’s Best Friend” During ‘Saturday Night Live’ Debut

Machine Gun Kelly performed his single “My Ex’s Best Friend” during his Saturday Night Live debut on Saturday (Jan. 30), a song that originally features rapper Blackbear. Ahead of the show MGK tweeted a screenshot of a text message with…

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Posted on January 31, 2021

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Machine Gun Kelly performed his single “My Ex’s Best Friend” during his Saturday Night Live debut on Saturday (Jan. 30), a song that originally features rapper Blackbear.

Ahead of the show MGK tweeted a screenshot of a text message with Blackbear asking him if he is okay with him singing his verse of the song, which the rapper replied “of course brother, no doubt,” before congratulating him on all his ongoing success.

The singer went on to sing the popular tune himself alongside his full band, donning a pink, white and black plaid shirt, yellow and black nails and white Doc Martins. MGK shredded on his hot pink Tickets To My Downfall guitar.

“My Ex’s Best Friend” appear on the singer’s chart-topping pop-punk album, Tickets To My Downfall. During the show he also paid tribute to his late father and aunt with a performance of “Lonely,” which also appears on the aforementioned album.

The Office alum John Krasinski hosted the show, while Machine Gun Kelly performed during the two usual musical guest spots.

New episodes of Saturday Night Live air every Saturday night on NBC beginning at 11:30 p.m. EST.

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Andrew Wendowski is the Founder and CEO of Music Mayhem. As a 29-year-old entrepreneur, he oversees content as the Editor-In-Chief for the independent brand. Wendowski, who splits time between Philadelphia, Penn., and Nashville, Tenn., has an extensive background in multimedia. Before launching Music Mayhem in 2014, he worked as a highly sought-after photojournalist and tour photographer, collaborating with such labels as Interscope Records and Republic Records. He has captured photos of some of the biggest names, including Taylor Swift, Metallica, Harry Styles, P!NK, Morgan Wallen, Carrie Underwood, The Rolling Stones, Madonna, Shania Twain, and hundreds more. Wendowski’s photos and freelance work have appeared nationwide and can be seen everywhere from ad campaigns to various publications, including Billboard and Rolling Stone. When Wendowski isn’t running Music Mayhem, he enjoys spending time at concerts, traveling, and capturing photos.

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