Hozier, Wiz Khalifa Performing on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live”

Popular musicians Hozier and Wiz Khalifa are set to appear as musical guests on this week’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live.”

Apparently taped earlier this month, Hozier’s performance will air on the June 1 edition of “Kimmel.” Jeremy Piven and Adam Carolla are slated as the evening’s interview guests.

Khalifa’s musical appearance is scheduled for June 4. That episode’s other guests include Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Emmanuelle Chriqui.

In addition to an original episode on Tuesday, a rebroadcast of the 5/22 episode on Wednesday and an encore of the 5/6 episode on Friday, the weekly “Kimmel” lineup also includes a primtime NBA Finals special. 50 Cent will appear on Thursday’s edition of “Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night.”

ABC’s listings follow:

Monday, June 1

1. Actor Jeremy Piven (“Entourage”) 2. Adam Carolla (Book Daddy, Stop Talking!: And Other Things MyKids Want But Won’t Be Getting) 3. Musical guest Hozier

Tuesday, June 2

1. Musical guest Hiatus Kaiyote******

Wednesday, June 3 (OAD: 5/22/2015)

1. Actress Jennifer Connelly (“Aloft”) 2. Director Judd Apatow (“Sick in the Head: Conversations About Life and Comedy”) 3. Musical guest Twenty One Pilots 4. 13th Annual North American School Scrabble Champions Noah Kalus and Zach Ansell

Thursday, June 4 – NBA Prime Time Special “Jimmy Kimmel Live: Game Night”

8:00 p.m. ET/7:00 p.m. CT and following the NBA Game on the West Cost

1. Actor/Rapper Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson (“Power”)

Thursday, June 4

1. Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt (“HitRECord on TV”) 2. Actress Emmanuelle Chriqui (“Entourage”) 3. Musical guest Wiz Khalifa

Friday, June 5 (OAD: 5/6/2015)

1. Adam Levine (“The Maroon 5 World Tour 2015”) 2.Nicholas Hoult (“Mad Max: Fury Road”) 3. Musical guest Maroon 5 4. “Price is Right” contestant Danielle Perez

****Note: While the press listing only lists Hiatus Kaiyote, the listing says the National Spelling Bee champions are also scheduled for the episode.

Written by Brian Cantor

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