Morgan Wallen Will Be the Musical Guest on “Saturday Night Live” on Oct. 10

Morgan Wallen will be the musical guest on Saturday Night Live on Oct. 10.

Morgan will take the stage for two performances, as comedian/actor Bill Burr tackles the hosting duties.

“Doesn’t get much bigger than this when it comes to television,” said Morgan via Twitter. “Thank you @nbcsnl for having a good ole boy and his friends on to sing our stories.”

In the past five years, a handful of country stars have performed on SNL, including Blake Shelton (January 2015), Zac Brown Band (March 2015), Chris Stapleton (January 2016, January 2018), Maren Morris (December 2016), Margo Price (April 2016), Sturgill Simpson (January 2017, January 2018), Kacey Musgraves (May 2018), Thomas Rhett (March 2019) and Luke Combs (February 2020).

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