Music on TV this week: Brittany Howard; Bishop Briggs; Dolly Parton; Bloc Party; Pete Yorn

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Brittany Howard performing on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'
Brittany Howard performs on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' on ABC on Monday, Nov. 25, 2019. (Randy Holmes/ABC)

Artists heard on The Current are frequently featured on TV programs, and we've gathered the listings in one convenient place for you. We'll also post videos of performances as the week progresses.

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This week's schedule

The week begins with new programming ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday. Brittany Howard and Bishop Briggs appear on Jimmy Kimmel Live on ABC on Monday and Tuesday, respectively, while Bloc Party will perform on The Late Late Show with James Corden on CBS on Wednesday.

On Tuesday evening, NBC airs a music special, Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry, starting at 8 p.m. Central.

Reruns dominate for the Thanksgiving weekend; most notable among them, Austin City Limits unearths a gem from its season 43: an hour of The Pretenders, originally aired Oct. 14, 2017.

Here's the complete rundown. Check your local listings for broadcast times (schedule subject to change).

Monday, November 25


Jason Aldean, Good Morning America (ABC)

Brittany Howard, Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC) | watch Brittany Howard in concert at the Palace Theatre, Sept. 19

Noah Cyrus and Leon Bridges, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC) | Leon Bridges in studio, 2018

Paradison Fontaine feat. Offset, The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS)

Tuesday, November 26


Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry, music special (NBC)

Bishop Briggs, Jimmy Kimmel Live! (ABC) | in studio at The Current, 2016

John Pardi, Late Night with Seth Meyers (NBC)

Wednesday, November 27


Jon Batiste and youth poet Laureate Amanda Gorman, CBS This Morning (CBS)

JP Saxe feat. Julia Michaels, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC)

Old Dominon, Jimmy Kimmel Live!; note: rerun from Nov. 12 (ABC)

Bloc Party, The Late Late Show with James Corden (CBS) | in studio at The Current, 2012

Jeff Goldblum & the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra, Late Night with Seth Meyers (NBC)

Thursday, November 28 - Thanksgiving


Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade, live coverage (NBC and CBS)

The Teskey Brothers, Jimmy Kimmel Live!; note: rerun from Nov. 17 (ABC)

Jason Aldean, The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (NBC)

Cherry Glazerr and Reggie Watts, The Late Late Show with James Corden; note: rerun from Sept. 25 (CBS) | in studio at The Current, March 11

Friday, November 29


NCT 127, Today (NBC)

Garth Brooks; Brad Paisley, Good Morning America (ABC)

Garth Brooks, Jimmy Kimmel Live!; note: rerun from Nov. 20 (ABC)

Billy Ray Cyrus, The Late Late Show with James Corden; note: rerun from May 22 (CBS)

Saturday, November 30


Pete Yorn, CBS This Morning Saturday Sessions (CBS) | in studio at The Current, Nov. 23

Camila Cabello, Saturday Night Live (NBC); note: rerun from Oct. 12

The Pretenders, Austin City Limits; note: rerun from Oct. 14, 2017 (PBS) | The Pretenders at Xcel Energy Center, recap and photos, December 2016


Watch again: See last week's highlights.

External Links

Today - NBC
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon - NBC
Late Night with Seth Meyers - NBC
A Little Late with Lilly Singh - NBC
Saturday Night Live - NBC

Jimmy Kimmel Live! - ABC
The View - ABC
Good Morning America - ABC

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert - CBS
The Late Late Show with James Corden - CBS
The Talk - CBS
CBS This Morning - CBS
CBS Sunday Morning - CBS

Independent Lens - PBS
Austin City Limits - PBS

Watch What Happens Live - Bravo
The Daily Show with Trevor Noah - Comedy Central
Busy Tonight - E!
Conan - TBS

The Ellen DeGeneres Show - network varies; check local listings
The Real - network varies; check your local listings
Live with Kelly and Ryan - network varies; check your local listings
The Wendy Williams Show - network varies; check your local listings

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13 Photos

  • Leon Bridges: portraits at The Current
    Leon Bridges: portraits at The Current (Nate Ryan | MPR)
  • Bishop Briggs performing on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'
    Bishop Briggs performing on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019. (Randy Holmes/ABC)
  • Dolly Parton: 50 Years at the Opry
    DOLLY PARTON: 50 YEARS AT THE OPRY airs Tuesday, Nov. 26, on NBC. (Katherine Bomboy/NBC)
  • Jon Batiste in his role on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert'
    Jon Batiste performs on 'The Late Show with Stephen Colbert' on Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017. (Scott Kowalchyk/CBS)
  • JP Saxe press photo
    JP Saxe is a Toronto-based singer-songwriter. (Josh Separzadeh)
  • Bloc Party performing on 'The Late Late Show with James Corden'
    The Late Late Show with James Corden airing Thursday, November 21, 2019, with musical guests Bloc Party. (Terence Patrick/CBS)
  • Jeff Goldblum at the piano
    Jeff Goldblum & the Mildred Snitzer Orchestra's album, 'I Shouldn't Be Telling You This,' released November 1, 2019, on Decca Records. (Sela Shiloni)
  • Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade: Tom Turkey
    THE 91ST ANNUAL MACY'S THANKSGIVING DAY PARADE -- Pictured: TOM TURKEY float, photographed Thursday, Nov. 23, 2017. (Peter Kramer/NBC)
  • The Teskey Brothers performing on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!'
    JIMMY KIMMEL LIVE! - Thursday, November 7, 2019 - musical guests Teskey Brothers perform. (Randy Holmes/ABC)
  • Cherry Glazerr with Reggie Watts perform on 'The Late Late Show'
    Reggie Watts and Cherry Glazerr's Clementine Creevy performing on 'The Late Late Show with James Corden' on Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019. (Terence Patrick/CBS)
  • Pete Yorn on 'CBS This Morning' Saturday Sessions
    Pete Yorn performing on 'CBS This Morning' Saturday Sessions; air date: Nov. 30, 2019. (CBS News)
  • Camila Cabello on Saturday Night Live
    SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE -- "David Harbour" Episode 1770 -- Pictured: Musical guest Camila Cabello performs on Saturday, October 12, 2019. (Will Heath/NBC)
  • The Pretenders on Austin City Limits
    The Pretenders on Austin City Limits (Scott Newton)