Contact Us

‘SNL’: Mick Jagger Performs Rolling Stones Songs with Foo Fighters and Arcade Fire

jagger-snl
NBC

Mick Jagger was joined by other rock luminaries including Jeff Beck, Foo Fighters and Arcade Fire during his stint hosting the season finale of ‘Saturday Night Live,’ where the Rolling Stones frontman proved adept at not just music, but comedy and political punditry as well.

The boys who fight foo and Arcade Fire joined him for a medley of ’19th Nervous Breakdown’ and ‘It’s Only Rock ‘n Roll (But I Like It),’ while Arcade Fire also backed Jagger on ‘The Last Time,’ ‘She’s Like a Rainbow’ and ‘Ruby Tuesday.’

The latter songs were done during a graduation-themed sketch likely meant as a farewell to ‘SNL’ cast member Kristen Wiig, the ‘Bridesmaids’ mastermind believed to be exiting the show for greener pastures.

Jagger also deadpanned during a karaoke bit while others did Stones songs, and teamed up with Beck for the bluesy ‘Tea Party,’ which Jagger wrote about the upcoming election.

“If you want to sleep in the West Wing, you got to strategize a bit,” Jagger sang. “Who will be the president come November? Well, it’s anyone’s guess … After six months, he’ll be screaming, ‘Get me out of this mess.’”

Watch Mick Jagger on ‘Saturday Night Live’

Best of the Web

More From Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://ultimateclassicrock.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Ultimate Classic Rock quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Ultimate Classic Rock quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!