Kanye West Going On 'Saturday Night Live'

11/21/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Kanye West will appear as the musical guest on the October 2 episode of "Saturday Night Live," which will be hosted by "Breaking Bad" star Bryan Cranston. The high-profile appearance, which NBC confirmed to MTV News on Tuesday (September 21) morning, will come less than a month after West closed out the VMAs with the debut of a new song, "Runaway."

West may have dissed the show in his track "Power" -- where he raps, "F--- 'SNL' and the whole cast. Tell 'em Yeezy said they can kiss my whole ass" -- but it doesn't seem that the bookers minded very much.

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