Thomas Rhett will be the musical guest on an upcoming episode of Saturday Night Live. Rhett is scheduled to perform on the long-running show on March 2, as actorJohn Mulaney takes on hosting duties.

Rhett commented on the exciting news in a video with daughter Willa Gray via Instagram, saying: “Playing NEW MUSIC out 3/1 on @nbcsnl on 3/2 <— how is that sentence even real!? #SNL”

Rhett recently scored his 12th No. 1 hit with “Sixteen,” the fifth single off his highly successful album Life Changes.  He’s also set to embark on the Very Hot Summer Tour with his father, multi-chart-topping songwriter Rhett Akins, and fellow hitmakers Dustin Lynch and Russell Dickerson as opening acts.

Thomas Rhett Booked for ‘SNL’, Promises to Perform New Music


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