Watch Saturday Night Live's electrifying 'Goodnight, Sweet Prince' tribute show
Prince appearing on Saturday Night Live (NBC screen grab)

Using a night when they planed to show a rerun, the producers of Saturday Night Live pulled together a tribute show to the late musician Prince, compiling all of  his appearances on the late night show, both musical and acting.


The show began with a moving commentary by former SNL cast member Jimmy Fallon before showing a collection of clips presented in chronological order.

Additionally the show premiered a recent private video of Prince's surprise performance at the after party for the SNL 40th anniversary.

Watch the video below in it's entirety from NBC: