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Dave Chappelle to Host 'SNL' With Musical Guest Tribe Called Quest

Tribe will perform from their first studio album in 18 years on the Nov. 12 broadcast.

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    Dave Chappelle (l) and Q-Tip from Tribe Called Quest (r) will appear on Saturday Night Live Nov 12.

    Dave Chappelle makes his "Saturday Night Live" hosting debut Nov. 12 with musical guest A Tribe Called Quest.

    Chappelle, who famously walked away from his Comedy Central program "Chappelle's Show" in 2005 after signing a $50 million contract, will host the first post-election "SNL." 

    Tribe will perform from their first studio album in 18 years, “We Got It From Here ... Thank You 4 Your Service” due out Nov. 11. The new album will be the last to feature founding member Phife Dawg who died in March.

    "Beats, Rhymes & Life: Travels of A Tribe Called Quest""Beats, Rhymes & Life: Travels of A Tribe Called Quest"Actor Michael Rapaport makes his directorial debut with this documentary about one of the greatest bands in rap history. Opens July 8. (Published Friday, Nov. 4, 2016)

    After a prolonged hiatus Chappelle returned to stand-up in 2014 playing several large scale venues including Radio City Music Hall. But for most of 2016 he's been playing smaller, intimate shows including a scheduled stand-up performance this Friday at The Cutting Room in NYC.