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Kanye West Performs ‘New Slaves’ and ‘Black Skinhead’ on SNL (Video)

| by Alex Groberman
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Kanye West’s new ‘Yeezus’ album is officially set for a June 18 release, and the promotion tour for said album commenced with an appearance on Saturday Night Live this weekend.

While most of the storylines surrounding last night’s show were expected to be related to Ben Affleck guest hosting and Bill Hader’s depature, Kanye, in true Kanye fashion, managed to steal the headlines with a couple of interesting performances of his new songs.

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A judge looked this inmate straight in the eyes and said something that left the entire courtroom in tears:

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A judge looked this inmate straight in the eyes and said something that left the entire courtroom in tears:

Given how surprisingly little of ‘New Slaves’ and ‘Black Skinhead’ SNL opted to censor, it’s probably a safe bet that conservative-types will be up in arms over this on Monday.

Was it really that bad, though? Check the videos out below and decide for yourselves.