Ailee hosts episode of SNL
The 25-year-old singer has finished shooting the Korean version of “Saturday Night Live” and the episode featuring her will air on Saturday.
The sixth season of “SNL Korea” started on Feb. 14 and has featured hosts including famed rapper Tiger JK and comedian Shim Hyung-rae.
In a sea of boy and girl groups, Ailee is one of a few who has made a successful solo career and she is respected for her powerful vocals and range.
Her stage presence often earns her a comparison with U.S. pop star Beyonce.
“SNL Korea” airs on cable channel tvN every Saturday at 9:45 p.m.
The Korean crew includes comedians like Shin Dong-yup and Yoo Se-yoon and singer-rapper Jay Park.
BY SUNG SO-YOUNG