Paul McCartney appeared on Saturday Night Live on December 21st making a comedic and heartfelt cameo with host Jimmy Fallon. “Macca” was the “surprise” guest during Fallon’s opening monologue song, which was to feature Fallon duetting with his impersonations of David Bowie, Bob Dylan, and McCartney. The pair eventually ended up performing a straight rendition of “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” to the obvious delight of the studio audience.
Saturday’s show marked Paul McCartney’s sixth appearance on the NBC comedy show, having last been seen on SNL on December 15th, 2012. McCartney first appeared on the show back in 1980. McCartney and SNL creator and executive producer, Lorne Michaels, are longtime friends and both summer in the exclusive East Hampton, New York enclave.