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Harry Styles Premieres New Song, Plays Trash-Eating Dog on ‘Saturday Night Live’ (Watch)

Variety — Jem Aswad

The past couple of seasons of “Saturday Night Live” have seen some impressive hosting/musical performer double-duty stints, including Childish Gambino, Halsey and Chance the Rapper — and last night Harry Styles was more than up to the challenge. The singer appeared in nearly every skit — including turns as a naïve office intern, a gangster, an airline pilot, a sex-addled Icelandic father-to-be, the human embodiment of a trash-eating dog and more — as well as playing two songs from his forthcoming album, “Fine Line,” which is due on December 13.

Along with his recent single “Lights Up,” he also premiered a new song called “Watermelon Sugar.” He also made a comic turn in his opening monologue, in which he teased that his former One Direction bandmates might be in the house — but weren’t.

It was an impressive performance that showed off Styles’ comic and acting chops — skills we’re sure to see more of in the future, when he’s not on a massive world tour, which he announced earlier this week (dates below).

 

 

Love On Tour 2020 World Tour Dates:

DATECITY, STATEVENUE
4/15/20Birmingham, UKArena Birmingham
4/17/20Sheffield, UKFlyDSA Arena
4/19/20Dublin, Ireland3Arena
4/22/20London, UKThe O2
4/23/20London, UKThe O2
4/25/20Manchester, UKManchester Arena
4/26/20Glasgow, UKThe SSE Hydro
4/29/20Berlin, GermanyMercedes-Benz Arena
5/1/20Oslo, NorwaySpektrum
5/2/20Stockholm, SwedenEricsson Globe
5/4/20Copenhagen, DenmarkRoyal Arena
5/6/20Amsterdam, NetherlandsZiggo Dome
5/8/20Hamburg, GermanyBarclaycard Arena
5/10/20Krakow, PolandTAURON Arena
5/11/20Prague, Czech RepublicO2 Arena
5/13/20Paris, FranceAccorHotels Arena
5/15/20Turin, ItalyPala Alpitour
5/16/20Bologna, ItalyUnipol Arena
5/18/20Madrid, SpainWiZink Center
5/20/20Lisbon, PortugalAltice Arena
5/25/20Antwerp, BelgiumSportpaleis
5/27/20Cologne, GermanyLanxess Arena
5/28/20Munich, GermanyOlympiahalle
5/30/20Vienna, AustriaStadthalle
5/31/20Budapest, HungaryBudapest Arena
6/3/20Moscow, RussiaMegasport Sport Palace
6/26/20Philadelphia, PAWells Fargo Center
6/28/20Washington, DCCapital One Arena
6/30/20Montreal, QCCentre Bell
7/3/20Toronto, ONScotiabank Arena
7/4/20Toronto, ONScotiabank Arena
7/7/20New York, NYMadison Square Garden
7/8/20New York, NYMadison Square Garden
7/10/20Boston, MATD Garden
7/12/20Uncasville, CTMohegan Sun Arena
7/14/20Pittsburgh, PAPPG Paints Arena
7/15/20Cleveland, OHRocket Mortgage Fieldhouse
7/17/20Detroit, MILittle Caesars Arena
7/19/20St Paul, MNXcel Energy Center
7/21/20St Louis, MOEnterprise Center
7/24/20Chicago, ILUnited Center
7/28/20Nashville, TNBridgestone Arena
7/29/20Atlanta, GAState Farm Arena
8/1/20Raleigh, NCPNC Arena
8/3/20Tampa, FLAmalie Arena
8/6/20Ft Lauderdale, FLBB&T Center
8/10/20Houston, TXToyota Center
8/11/20San Antonio, TXAT&T Center
8/13/20Dallas, TXAmerican Airlines Center
8/15/20Denver, COPepsi Center
8/18/20Tacoma, WATacoma Dome
8/21/20Portland, ORModa Center
8/23/20Vancouver, BCRogers Arena
8/25/20San Jose, CASAP Center
8/27/20Sacramento, CAGolden 1 Center
8/29/20Glendale, AZGila River Arena
8/30/20San Diego, CAPechanga Arena
9/2/20Los Angeles, CAThe Forum
9/3/20Los Angeles, CAThe Forum
9/5/20Las Vegas, NVMGM Grand Garden Arena
9/29/20Monterrey, MexicoArena Monterrey
10/1/20Guadalajara, MexicoArena VFG
10/3/20Mexico City, MexicoForo Sol (Outdoors)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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