'SNL' to Pay Tribute to Prince With Clip Show

Prince, 2014
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The special, titled 'SNL Goodnight Sweet Prince,' will air Saturday at 11:30 p.m.

The list of TV tributes to Prince continues to grow in the wake of the musician's his sudden death on Thursday.

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Saturday Night Live will air a special, titled 'SNL Goodnight Sweet Prince,' dedicated to the late icon looking back on his most memorable performances on the late-night show.

Prince served as the musical guest three times in total, in 1981, in 2006 and more recently in 2014 with host Chris Rock.

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In addition to SNL, New Girl will also pay homage to the "Kiss" singer by replaying the post-Super Bowl episode he appeared in, aptly called "Prince," on Tuesday. Since the news broke Thursday of the singer's death at age 57, many music channels including MTV, VH1 and BET have lined up hours of coverage dedicated to the singer, including his extensive library of music videos as well as his film, Purple Rain, which will also return to 87 AMC theaters over the weekend.

This story was originally published by The Hollywood Reporter