Kendrick Lamar Scheduled For “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon”

Kendrick Lamar [NBC]

Grammy-nominated rapper Kendrick Lamar is headed to NBC’s “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.”

Per NBC’s official listings, the artist will appear as an interview and musical guest on the January 7, 2016 episode. Mark Ruffalo is also booked for an interview on the show.

Other upcoming “Fallon” musical guests include Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello (1/4), Cage The Elephant (1/5), and Billy Joel (1/6).

NBC’s “Tonight Show” listings follow:

Thursday, December 31: Guests include Sandra Bullock, Rod Stewart and musical guest Rod Stewart. (OAD 10/28/15)

Friday, January, 1: Guests include Will Smith, Kirsten Dunst and musical guest Calvin Harris. (12/11/15)

Monday, January 4: Guests include Sylvester Stallone, John Stamos and musical guest Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello with The Roots. Show 392

Tuesday, January 5: Guests include Kristen Stewart, Michael Shannon and musical guest Cage The Elephant. Show 393

Wednesday, January 6: Guests include Billy Joel, J.K. Simmons and musical guest Billy Joel. Show 394

Thursday, January 7: Guests include Mark Ruffalo, Kendrick Lamar and musical guest Kendrick Lamar. Show 395

Friday, January 8: Guests include Tyler Perry, Wagner Moura and Iliza Shlesinger. Show 396

Written by Brian Cantor

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