Chance The Rapper announced Sunday that’ll he’ll be the 27th person across the 45 seasons of Saturday Night Live to be both a host and performer on October 26h. The rapper first appeared as a musical guest on SNL in December 2015 and returned as host to the show nearly one year later. Chance appearance on SNL just comes months after the release of his debut album, The Big Day and just a month after welcoming his 2nd child with longtime partner and now wife, Kirsten Corley. The Chicago rapper is set to head out on The Big Day tour in early 2020 and with it kicking it off in San Diego, January 15th.
Read the Instagram post and sense the excited of Lil Chano’s announcement below.
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ATTENTION!! 🚨🚨 IM FINALLY ACCOMPLISHING MY LIFE LONG GOAL!! THANK YOU JESUS!! SINCE I WAS A SHORTY I WANTED TO JOIN THE SHORT LIST OF TALENTS WHO PULLED #DOUBLEDUTY AT @nbcsnl NOW I WILL BE THE 27TH PERSON ACROSS 45 SEASONS TO HOLD THIS HONOR! IVE PERFORMED AS GUEST TWICE (not including Ultralight Beam) AND HOSTED ONCE (Musical guest Eminem) BUT IM FINALLY DOIN THE WHOLE SHEBANG!! THANK YOU DONALD GLOVER AND DRAKE WHO CAME BEFORE ME AND MC HAMMER WHO HELPED ME REALIZE THIS DREAM AS A CHILD!! THANK YOU LORNE AND EVERYONE AT 8H!! PREPARE FOR THE SHOW OF A LIFETIME. 😭😭😭😭