Leslie Jones is saying farewell to the late-night sketch series, further shedding light on the show's history of Black female cast members.
Several members of the SNL family took to social media to pay tribute to Barnes following the news of her passing.
The duo performed “Higher," their new song featuring Nipsey Hussle.
The stand-up comedian will be joined by his "Weekend Update" co-anchor, Colin Jost.
Black actors also swept all the guest acting categories at the 2018 Creative Arts Emmy Awards on Saturday.