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Macklemore and Ryan Lewis step up on SNL debut

The Seattle rap duo have been crushing the Billboard charts, inspiring frugal and creative shopping habits, and one of them has even declared that he will run for mayor (in 12 years.)

While it wasn’t their debut on late night television by any means, Saturday Night Live, even its least popular years, is still one of the most coveted musical guests spots on late night TV.

They brought high-energy needed for the sketch show, and performed two excellent songs that might have even out-shined host Kevin Hart.

You can watch “Can’t Hold Us” here.

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