Prince Tapped For Upcoming SNL Performance; Latest Chart-Topping Studio Albums

Thousands upon thousands will be tuned into SNL November 1st to watch the legendary musical icon, Prince. As the trailblazer returns to the SNL stage, it will mark his third time as a musical guest. The evening also marks former SNL cast member Chris Rock's return as the host of the show.

Assisted by his all-female band, 3RDEYEGIRL, with musical geniuses such as guitarist Donna Grantis, drummer Hannah Ford Welton and bassist Ida Nielsen, this November 1st performance should be one of the best to ever go down in history!

Prince hasn't made a television performance since the release of his two chart-topping albums, ART OFFICIAL AGE and PLECTRUMELECTRUM, on September 30th, which makes this night even more watch worthy!

ART OFFICIAL AGE, Prince's solo album, landed at #1 on Billboard's R&B Chart while PLECTRUMELECTRUM, featuring Prince's new band 3RDEYEGIRL, debuted at #1 on the Rock Chart. While marking a historic return to Warner Bros. Records, Prince is the first artist in over a decade to debut two albums in the Top 10 at the same time.

2014 has underlined that Prince continues to innovate and surprise, thrilling his fans and welcoming a whole new audience in the process. Make sure you tune in on November 1st to see the 'Purple Rain' singer and his band rock the stage on SNL!