Nelly Booked to Perform on “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”

Nelly [The Fix]

Late night talk show viewers will soon get their Nelly fix.

NBC confirms that the artist will perform on the October 9 edition of its “Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.” News of the performance comes as his single “The Fix (featuring Jeremih)” holds a Top 20 position at rhythmic radio.

It also follows his widely publicized guest appearance on Taylor Swift’s “1989 World Tour.”

Per NBC, the October 9 “Fallon” will also include interview segments with Jeff Daniels and Whoopi Goldberg.

The network’s full “Tonight Show” listings follow:

Monday, October 5: Guests include Hugh Jackman, Shaquille O’Neal and musical guest Talib Kweli. Warren Haynes sits-in with The Roots. Show 343

Tuesday, October 6: Guests include Lady Gaga, Ronda Rousey and musical guest Hailee Steinfeld. Show 344

Wednesday, October 7: Guests include Kate Winslet, Norman Reedus and Fallonventions. Show 345

Thursday, October 8: Guests include Michael Fassbender, Brie Larson and musical guest CeeLo Green. Show 346

Friday, October 9: Guests include Jeff Daniels, Whoopi Goldberg and musical guest Nelly. Show 347

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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