'Saturday Night Live' 40th Anniversary Special: 10 Best Music Moments

February 16, 2015 5:48 AM

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Anything that combines Justin Timberlake, Kanye West, Paul McCartney, Keith Richards, Taylor Swift and more music stars is bound to be pretty special. And so it was on Saturday Night Live's 40th anniversary special Sunday night (Feb. 15), where -- in between tributes to all of the SNL greats -- the show also managed to sneak in plenty of music stars for performances and special cameos.

Below, 10 of our favorite music moments from the three-and-a-half-hour festivities, which, yes, include expected highlights like a Justin Timberlake cameo, but also features never-could-have-predicted-this gems such as Miley Cyrus covering Paul Simon (!?).

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