Prince to perform on ‘Saturday Night Live’ next month

Chris Rock will serve as the show's host on November 1

Prince has been confirmed as a musical guest on Saturday Night Live.

The ‘Purple One’ will perform on an episode of the long-running US TV show, airing on November 1. The particular episode will be presented by guest host Chris Rock.

Prince last made an appearance on Saturday Night Live back in 2006.

The singer made the announcement via Facebook, posting a picture of Rock himself dressed as Prince. Check that out below.

The TV appearance comes in support of Prince’s recent solo album ‘Art Official Age’ and his record with 3rdEyeGirl, ‘PLECTRUMELECTRUM’.