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Halsey returning to ‘SNL’ as first musical guest of 2020

The 'SNL' performance takes place Jan. 25

December 23, 2019
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Halsey will return to Saturday Night Live for the third time on January 25th. Halsey is the musical guest and will attend alongside host Adam Driver. Driver has previously hosted two times.

The musical appearance by Halsey comes a week after the release of her third studio album Manic

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Adam Driver is wrapping up quite the year after numerous award nominations for Marriage Story and starring in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker.

Halsey has had quite the year herself, which will only continue into 2020 with the release of Manic. She has already released five tracks on her upcoming album. The most recent being the emotionally moving “Finally // beautiful stranger”.

SNL made the hosting announcement during the most recent episode of the show and tweeted the below picture.

We certainly have a great show to look forward to from SNL on Jan. 25, 2020.

More Halsey 

Halsey’s newest album Manic is due on in a little under a month on Jan. 17 and the singer is dropping bangers. Halsey recently dropped two new singles “Finally // beautiful stranger” and her collab with BTS‘s SUGA, “SUGAs Interlude”.

“Finally // beautiful stranger” includes a powerful music video exploring the dichotomy of fame and love in an old-time club. Check them out below!

After revealing the tracklisting for Manic a few weeks ago, fans are in a frenzy to get every bit of content they can before Manic’s release. And it seems Halsey is more than willing to accommodate.

The singer dropped two new tracks including a video for one just two weeks ago. Check out the tweet from Halsey below.

“Finally // beautiful stranger” is a moving, emotional song that explores first love and the emotions it causes. Watch the beautiful video below.

Manic is set to release Jan. 17, 2020 and is available for preorder here. The full tracklisting is below.

Manic tracklisting:

1. “Ashley”
2. “Clementine”
3. “Graveyard”
4. “You Should Be Sad”
5. “Forever… (Is a Long Time)”
6. “Dominic’s Interlude”
7. “I Hate Everybody”
8. “3 AM”
9. “Without Me”
10. “Finally // Beautiful Stranger”
11. “Alanis’ Interlude”
12. “Killing Boys”
13. “Suga’s Interlude”
14. “More”
15. “Still Learning”
16. “929”

Halsey will embark on the first leg of the Manic world tour in February with Pale Waves as support. Check out the upcoming shows below with tickets here.


02/06 – Madrid, Spain @ WiZink
02/07 – Barcelona, Spain @ Sant Jordi Club
02/09 – Frankfurt, Germany @ Jahrhunderthalle
02/13 – Milan, Italy @ Mediolanum Forum
02/15 – Amsterdam, Holland @ Ziggo Dome
02/17 – Paris, France @ Dome De Paris
02/21 – Oslo, Norway @ Spektrum
02/22 – Copenhagen, Denmark @ Royal Arena
02/24 – Stockholm, Sweden @ Annexet
02/26 – Helsinki, Finland @ Ice Hall
02/28 – Berlin, Germany @ Verti Music Hall
02/29 – Munich, Germany @ Zenith
03/02 – Zurich, Switzerland @ Samsung Hall
03/04 – Luxembourg, Luxembourg @ Rockhal
03/05 – Antwerp, Belgium @ Lotto Arena
03/07 – Glasgow, UK @ SSE Hydro
03/08 – London, UK @ The O2
03/10 – Dublin, Ireland @ 3Arena
03/12 – Manchester, UK @ Manchester Arena

What do you think about Halsey being the musical guest on SNL? What do you think she’ll perform? Sound off below!

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Written by Koltan Greenwood