In character as Hillary Clinton for the first time since Election Day, Kate McKinnon performed “Hallelujah” during Saturday Night Live’s cold open this week, a surprising departure from the show’s typical humor about the presidential race.
Seated at a piano, McKinnon, who has portrayed Clinton throughout the presidential campaign, sang lyrics that included:
“I’m not giving up,” McKinnon said in character after the song, “and neither should you.”
Watch the clip above.
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