Saturday Night Live Musical Guests [1975-79]

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0

Saturday Night Live

TV Series

52.38% (44 of 84 votes)

20

1975

Gordon Lightfoot

Vocalist

42.00% (1493 of 3555 votes)

28

1975

Rita Coolidge

Vocalist

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

29

1975

Stylistics

Musicians

23.08% (3 of 13 votes)

30

1975

ABBA

Musicians

22.12% (379 of 1713 votes)

36

1975

Carly Simon

Vocalist

10.53% (2 of 19 votes)

38

1975

Toni Basil

Vocalist

9.09% (1 of 11 votes)

42

1975

Leon Russell

Vocalist

7.89% (3 of 38 votes)

44

1975

Desi Arnaz, Jr.

Actor

5.88% (1 of 17 votes)

50

1975

Billy Preston

Vocalist

0% (0 of 3 votes)

53

1975

Anne Murray

Vocalist

0% (0 of 4 votes)

55

1975

Patti Smith

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

64

1975

Phoebe Snow

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

66

1975

The Blues Brothers

Vocalists

0% (0 of 2 votes)

72

1975

Esther Phillips

Vocalist

0% (0 of 3 votes)

74

1975

Randy Newman

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

77

1975

Neil Sedaka

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

84

1975

Art Garfunkel

Vocalist

0% (0 of 8 votes)

86

1975

Janis Ian

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

88

1975

Bill Withers

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

93

1975

Al Jarreau

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

100

1975

Jimmy Cliff

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

107

1975

Leon Redbone

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

109

1975

John Sebastian

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

111

1975

Loudon Wainwright III

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

115

1975

Gil Scott-Heron

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

4

1976

Boz Scaggs

Musician

66.67% (6 of 9 votes)

8

1976

George Harrison

Musician

57.28% (118 of 206 votes)

19

1976

Frank Zappa

Vocalist

45.00% (9 of 20 votes)

22

1976

Joe Cocker

Vocalist

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

25

1976

Cathy Evelyn Smith

Vocalist

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

26

1976

Ry Cooder

Musician

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

31

1976

Tom Waits

Musician

16.67% (1 of 6 votes)

34

1976

Brian Wilson

Musician

12.50% (1 of 8 votes)

39

1976

James Taylor

Vocalist

8.33% (3 of 36 votes)

47

1976

Carlos Santana

Musician

5.56% (2 of 36 votes)

56

1976

Joan Armatrading

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

78

1976

Neil Sedaka

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

82

1976

The Kinks

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

85

1976

Chuck Berry

Vocalist

0% (0 of 9 votes)

87

1976

The Band

Musicians

0% (0 of 3 votes)

90

1976

George Benson

Musician

0% (0 of 6 votes)

94

1976

Kate and Anna McGarrigle

Vocalists

0% (0 of 3 votes)

97

1976

Jimmy Cliff

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

99

1976

Neil Innes

Musician

0% (0 of 1 votes)

102

1976

Leo Sayer

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

104

1976

Jennifer Warnes

Vocalist

0% (0 of 3 votes)

108

1976

Kinky Friedman

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

110

1976

John Prine

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

6

1977

Elvis Costello

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

9

1977

Ray Charles

Vocalist

56.68% (106 of 187 votes)

16

1977

Billy Joel

Vocalist

50.0% (7 of 14 votes)

17

1977

Meat Loaf

Vocalist

45.05% (541 of 1201 votes)

21

1977

Bonnie Raitt

Vocalist

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

23

1977

Sun Ra

Musician

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

24

1977

Taj Mahal (Singer)

Vocalist

33.33% (2 of 6 votes)

27

1977

Jackson Browne

Vocalist

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

37

1977

Willie Nelson

Vocalist

9.38% (3 of 32 votes)

46

1977

Paul Simon (Rocker)

Vocalist

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

48

1977

Jimmy Buffett

Vocalist

3.45% (1 of 29 votes)

52

1977

Eddie Money

Vocalist

0% (0 of 7 votes)

58

1977

Ashford and Simpson

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

59

1977

Stephen Bishop

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

62

1977

The Blues Brothers

Vocalists

0% (0 of 2 votes)

68

1977

Keith Jarrett

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

75

1977

Randy Newman

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

89

1977

George Benson

Musician

0% (0 of 6 votes)

96

1977

Dr. John

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

103

1977

Jennifer Warnes

Vocalist

0% (0 of 3 votes)

106

1977

Leon Redbone

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

113

1977

Eugene Record

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

2

1978

The Grateful Dead

Musicians

71.43% (5 of 7 votes)

5

1978

Van Morrison

Vocalist

66.67% (4 of 6 votes)

12

1978

Linda Ronstadt

Vocalist

55.41% (41 of 74 votes)

14

1978

Bette Midler

Vocalist

53.33% (64 of 120 votes)

18

1978

Frank Zappa

Vocalist

45.00% (9 of 20 votes)

32

1978

Rickie Lee Jones

Vocalist

14.29% (1 of 7 votes)

35

1978

Devo

Musicians

11.11% (1 of 9 votes)

41

1978

James Taylor

Vocalist

8.33% (3 of 36 votes)

43

1978

Rolling Stones

Musicians

7.41% (2 of 27 votes)

57

1978

Talking Heads

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

63

1978

The Blues Brothers

Vocalists

0% (0 of 2 votes)

65

1978

Phoebe Snow

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

69

1978

Delbert McClinton

Musician

0% (0 of 3 votes)

71

1978

Gregory Hines

Actor

0% (0 of 13 votes)

79

1978

Ornette Coleman

Musician

0% (0 of 2 votes)

80

1978

Peter Tosh

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

81

1978

The Chieftains

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

83

1978

The Doobie Brothers

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

91

1978

Judy Collins

Vocalist

0% (0 of 1 votes)

92

1978

Kate Bush

Musician

0% (0 of 7 votes)

101

1978

Stephen Bishop

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

105

1978

Matt 'Guitar' Murphy

Musician

0% (0 of 8 votes)

112

1978

Eugene Record

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

1

1979

J. Geils Band

Musicians

77.78% (7 of 9 votes)

3

1979

The Grateful Dead

Musicians

71.43% (5 of 7 votes)

7

1979

Bob Dylan

Vocalist

57.28% (59 of 103 votes)

10

1979

Paul McCartney

Vocalist

55.81% (96 of 172 votes)

11

1979

Blondie

Musicians

55.56% (5 of 9 votes)

13

1979

David Bowie

Vocalist

55.38% (103 of 186 votes)

33

1979

Marianne Faithfull

Vocalist

13.33% (2 of 15 votes)

40

1979

James Taylor

Vocalist

8.33% (3 of 36 votes)

45

1979

Paul Simon (Rocker)

Vocalist

5.71% (2 of 35 votes)

49

1979

Tom Petty

Vocalist

0% (0 of 6 votes)

51

1979

Linda Eastman McCartney

Photographer

0% (0 of 3 votes)

54

1979

Anne Murray

Vocalist

0% (0 of 4 votes)

60

1979

Chicago (Band)

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

61

1979

B-52's

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

67

1979

The Specials

Musicians

0% (0 of 5 votes)

70

1979

Sam Moore

Musician

0% (0 of 0 votes)

73

1979

Gary Numan

Vocalist

0% (0 of 10 votes)

76

1979

Randy Newman

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

95

1979

Andrew Gold

Musician

0% (0 of 2 votes)

98

1979

James Hubert 'Eubie' Blake

Composer

0% (0 of 2 votes)

114

1979

Bruce Cockburn

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

116

1979

Sam and Dave

Vocalists

0% (0 of 2 votes)