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Bruce Springsteen Playing 'Saturday Night Live' In December

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Bruce Springsteen performs live at the 9th Annual Stand Up For Heroes Event presented by the NewYork Comedy Festival and the Bob Woodruff Foundation at Madison Square Garden on Nov. 10, 2015 in New York City.

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will be rocking around the Christmas tree on Saturday Night Live in December.

Springsteen -- who is set to release the box set The Ties That Bind: The River Collection on Dec. 5 -- will hit SNL stage Dec. 19. Former SNL regulars Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are confirmed as the hosts. 

Springsteen announced his appearance on Twitter on Nov. 17.