Megan danced in front of a backdrop that read ‘Protect Black Women’
On Saturday night, Megan Thee Stallion made her Saturday Night Live solo debut. The show was hosted by Chris Rock and featured a number of sketches pertaining to the presidential debate, the coronavirus pandemic and President Donald Trump‘s recent diagnosis.
But the most powerful moment of the night came from Megan. Her first performance was her song “Savage Remix” featuring Beyoncé.
Megan and her back up dancers wore bold, black and white zebra print outfits and danced in front of a backdrop that read “Protect Black Women.”
In the middle of her song, Megan stopped and gunshots rang out. The voice of Malcom X then narrated some of his most famous words.
“The most disrespected, unprotected, neglected person in America is the Black woman. Who taught you to hate the texture of your hair, the color of your skin, the shape of your nose? Who taught you to hate yourself, from the top of your head to the soles of your feet?”
The voice of Tamika Mallory, activist and cofounder of the Women’s March then rang out. “Daniel Cameron…