Kanye West to Perform on 'Saturday Night Live' Season Premiere

Kanye West
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Kanye West performs during Puff Daddy and Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour at Madison Square Garden on Sept. 4, 2016 in New York City. 

Adam Driver will host the Sept. 29 episode.

Season 44 of Saturday Night Live will premiere Sept. 29, hosted by Adam Driver and featuring a performance from musical guest Kanye West.

In a tweet sent out Monday (Sept. 17), the show confirmed the upcoming guests by writing, "Big day, big news. #SNLPremiere."

The premiere marks West's sixth time on the show, following his 2013 performance, which included "Black Skinhead" and "New Slaves." Driver will host for the second time.