NBC has just announced that Kanye West will be the musical guest on Saturday Night Live's season 44 opener later this month. American actor Adam Driver has been tapped to host the episode.

The September 29 premiere accounts for Driver's second time hosting SNL and Kanye's seventh appearance since 2005. Be sure to stick around for more on the much-anticipated 44th season of Saturday Night Live, kicked off by a musical performance from Kanye West.

Will you be tuning in?

In related news, Kanye plans to launch a film production company called Half Beast.

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