Live from New York, it’s Ella Mai.
The “Boo’d Up” songstress is set to make her “SNL” debut as musical guest on the Nov. 17 episode with host Steve Carell, it was announced today. The late-night booking follows recent high-profile television appearances for Mai including the American Music Awards, “The Tonight Show,” and the BET Awards.
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Her self-titled debut album, featuring the 3x platinum hit “Boo’d Up,” opened at No. 5 on the Billboard 200 last month. Meanwhile, her single “Trip” is currently No. 17 on the Hot 100.
Prior to Ella Mai, Lil Wayne will hit the “SNL” stage this weekend with host Liev Schreiber.