Jagger set for SNL hosting turn

Jagger set for SNL hosting turn

Mick Jagger is set to host the season finale of ‘Saturday Night Live’.

The Rolling Stones rocker – who has appeared on the comedy sketch show twice as a musical guest – will take charge on May 19 where he is expected to particiipate in a number of skits with series regulars and perform live in the studio.

Mick’s appearance will follow New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning and Rihanna on Saturday, and Will Ferrell with musical guest Usher on May 12.

It will also coincide with the 50th anniversary of The Rolling Stones, which was founded in 1962.

This is a busy year for Mick as Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood was recently overheard saying the band were planning to get together to “play around with some ideas in the studio" after the lead singer and guitarist Keith Richards finally ended their long running feud earlier this year, in time for them to tour next year.

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