Hozier, Rixton to Perform on NBC’s “TODAY” Show

Two of 2014’s breakthrough acts will perform on upcoming editions of NBC’s “TODAY” Show.

Hozier, whose Grammy-nominated “Take Me to Church” holds the #3 spot on the Billboard Hot 100, will perform on the March 6 edition of NBC’s morning show. NBC’s current listings say the Irish singer-songwriter will play during the 7-9AM and 9-10AM portions.

Two days earlier, NBC’s “TODAY” will feature a performance by Rixton. Currently promoting new single “Hotel Ceiling,” the English band scored a hit with the 2014 single “Me and My Broken Heart.”

Rixton’s debut album “Let the Road” arrives earlier that week.

Previously confirmed “TODAY” performers include Kid Rock, Mat Kearney and BUSH. Upcoming interview guests include Donald Glover, Tom Hanks, Olivia Wilde, Larry David, Ansel Elgort, Christian Slater, Ellie Kemper and Jonathan Groff.

NBC’s official “TODAY” listings follow:

Monday, February 23

(7-9 a.m.) Today’s Oscar After-Party. Behind the scenes with Hoda Kotb at SiriusXM. First ever underground bike park opening. Food & Wine’s magazine’s green tea obsession.

(9-10 a.m.) Today’s Oscar After-Party. Pop Fix. Affordable spring break beach escapes.

(10-11 a.m.) Today’s Oscar After-Party. Scott Wolf on Night Shift. Oscar Awards fashion according to Bobbie Thomas. Hoda Kotb on The Hoda Show debut. Joy Bauer on Today.

Tuesday, February 24

(7-9 a.m.) Ryan Ferguson discusses his book, Stronger, Faster, Smarter. Kid Rock performs live on Today.

(9-10 a.m.) Kid Rock on Today. Donald Glover on The Lazarus Effect and Community. Tiffani Thiessen on Dinner at Tiffani’s. Tamron’s Tuesday Trend.

(10-11 a.m.) Building Wild’s Paul DiMeo and Pat Bakaitis on Today. Brainteaser Tuesday. Kid Rock performs on Today.

Wednesday, February 25

(7-9 a.m.) Tom Hanks and Tom Brokaw on Today. Seth Meyers on Today. On the set of Trainwreck. Wrangler Wednesday. Today’s Hot Ticket. Debra Messing on Mysteries of Laura. Futuristic kitchen gadgets.

(9-10 a.m.) Matt Kearney performs live on Today. Pop Fix. TBD.

(10-11 a.m.) Jason Ritter on Wild Canaries. Hardcore Pawn’s Les, Seth and Ashley Gold on Today. Elvis Duran’s Artist of the Month.

Thursday, February 26

(7-9 a.m.) Olivia Wilde on The Lazarus Effect. Rosie Perez on Fish in the Dark. Gavin Rossdale on Today. Today’s Hot Ticket.

(9-10 a.m.) Bush perform live on Today. Hits and Clicks. TBD.

(10-11 a.m.) Olivia Wilde on The Lazarus Effect. SQuire Rushnell on Today. Ambush Makeover. Joy Bauer on Today.

Friday, February 27

(7-9 a.m.) Rita Wilson on Fish in the Dark. Evan Lysacek on Today. Today’s Hot Ticket. Stuff we love from around the country. Hack Attacks.

(9-10 a.m.) In the Kitchen With Al Roker. Pop Fix. Spanning the World. Ticket to Hollywood.

(10-11 a.m.) Relationship advice with Matthew Hussey. TBD.

Monday, March 2

(7-9 a.m.) Larry David on Fish in the Dark. Kevin Bacon on The Following.

(9-10 a.m.) Pop Fix. FamilyFun magazine’s best cupcakes. TBD.

(10-11 a.m.) Alan Alda on Today. TBD

Tuesday, March 3

(7-9 a.m.) Larry David on Fish in the Dark. Julie Holland discusses her book, Moody Bitches. Ansel Elgort on Insurgent.

(9-10 a.m.) Brit Morin discusses her book, Homemakers: A Domestic Handbook for the Digital Generation. Hope to It. Tamron’s Tuesday Trend. TBD.

(10-11 a.m.) Ansel Elgort on Insurgent. TripAdvisor’s best beach vacations. Jeremy Sisto on The Returned. Nutrition Month.

Wednesday, March 4

(7-9 a.m.) Wrangler Wednesday. Steals and Deals. Ella Woodward on her book, Deliciously Ella. Rixton performs live on Today.

(9-10 a.m.) Christian Slater on Archer. Adam Carolla on Road Hard. Pop Fix.

(10-11 a.m.) Ralph Macchio on Today. National Women’s History Month. Jill Martin’s shopping bag.

Thursday, March 5

(7-9 a.m.) Anne Heche and Jason Isaacs on DIG. Gesine Bullock-Prado on her book, Let Them Eat Cake. Evan Lysacek on Today.

(9-10 a.m.) Reader’s Digest’s food hacks. Your Weekend Jumpstart.

(10-11 a.m.) Ambush Makeover. TBD.

Friday, March 6

(7-9 a.m.) Lauren Scruggs on her book, Your Beautiful Heart. Hozier performs live on Today. TBD.

(9-10 a.m.) Ellie Kemper on Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt. Pop Fix. In the Kitchen with Al Roker. Hozier performs on Today.

(10-11 a.m.) Jonathan Groff on Looking. Bobbie’s Buzz. Game changing cleaning shortcuts. TBD.

Written by Brian Cantor

Brian Cantor is the editor-in-chief for Headline Planet. He has been a leading reporter in the music, movie, television and sporting spaces since 2002.

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