Dave Chappelle, Foo Fighters help 'SNL' score highest ratings in 3 years

The Nov. 7th episode was the highest-rated episode since 2017
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By The New ALT 105.3

'Saturday Night Live' saw its best ratings since 2017 this past Saturday night on their post-election episode hosted by Dave Chappelle & musical guest, Foo Fighters.

Despite having a late start across the country due to the Notre Dame-Clemson game running late 'SNL' averaged a 2.62 rating in Live+Same Day adult 18-49 rating and saw 9.064 viewers overall.

It was the highest-rated entertainment broadcast since this year's Oscars & most watched since May's premiere of 'America's Got Talent'.

It was the best ratings 'SNL' has received since a 2017 episode with host Melissa McCarthy & musical guest Haim.