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Twenty one pilots, Lin-Manuel Miranda combine for SNL’s Largest Viewership in 12 Years

  • 11:22 am Monday, October 17th, 2016 by Kyle Taylor
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With the help of musical guest twenty one pilots and host Lin- Manuel Miranda, Saturday Night Live opened it’s 42nd season last week with it’s most watched episode in 12 years, averaging 7.14 million viewers. That’s a 24% jump from last year’s originals, in which SNL averaged 5.748 million viewers. If I had to guess, I would attribute that 24% difference to twenty one pilots fans…. Either way SNL, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and twenty one pilots all crushed it last Saturday night, all while etching their names in the record books.

Lin Maranda’s opening monologue included a joke that despite his Hamilton success, [More]