Music
May 18, 2022

JAPANESE BREAKFAST SET TO PLAY SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE SEASON 47 FINALE ON SATURDAY MAY 21ST

Hot on the heels of two Grammy nominations Japanese Breakfast is set to grace the legendary Saturday Night Live stage for their Season 47 finale.

Image Credit: Tonje Thilesen

Japanese Breakfast’s third album Jubilee was released by Dead Oceans last June and quickly became one of the most praised albums of the year, landing her two Grammy nominations for Best New Artist and Best Alternative, as well as placement on Best Of 2021 lists from Rolling Stone, People Magazine, Pitchfork, Entertainment Weekly, Billboard, NPR, Wallstreet Journal, The Ringer, SPIN, Esquire, Vulture, The AV Club, Paste, Cosmopolitan, UPROXX, Consequence of Sound, Slant and Hypebeast, amongst others. The album was also voted the #1 album of the year on NPR’s Listeners’ Poll, #1 on UPROXX’s Critics’ Poll, and its lead single “Be Sweet” was voted the #1 song of the year on Pitchfork’s Readers’ Poll.

Now Japanese Breakfast is closing out the 47th season of Saturday Night Live alongside host Natasha Lyonne.