Steve Lacy took to Saturday Night time Dwell, over the weekend, to carry out his tracks, “Dangerous Behavior” and “Helmet” because the musical visitor for the episode. The songs are each featured on Lacy’s newest studio album, Gemini Rights.
For the performances, Lacy rocked his signature futuristic shades and gown shirt with an “S” on it. The evening marked Lacy’s SNL debut.
“Dangerous Behavior” has turn into one of many largest hits of Lacy’s profession, having reached the highest of the Billboard Scorching 100. The track blew up on TikTok and has been used because the soundtrack for over 400,000 movies on the platform.
Regardless of the track’s success, Lacy says that it got here as a shock to him.
“I simply knew it was enjoyable,” Lacy mentioned of the monitor whereas talking with Rolling Stone. “I knew I favored it…I don’t even have that mind. I’m simply making stuff continually, and I’m all the time chasing that feeling of loving an concept. And I’m actually harsh. I had, like, 250 concepts for the album, however I all the time knew I needed 10 [songs].”
Lacy’s SNL look comes weeks after The Web guitarist got here below hearth for smashing a fan’s disposable digicam on stage at one in every of his live shows. He stormed off afterward, having been upset with the viewers for throwing issues on the stage.
“I don’t imagine I owe anybody an apology- perhaps I may’ve reacted higher? positive,” he mentioned on Instagram after the incident. “I’m a scholar of life. however I’m an actual particular person with actual emotions and actual reactions. I’m not a product or a robotic. I’m human.”
Try Lacy’s performances beneath.