Adele, Matthew McConaughey

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Hello, from the other side. Adele's returning to Saturday Night Live!

NBC wasted no time in locking the British songstress down as musical guest after her first single in five years, "Hello," broke the internet and firmly lodged itself in our heads for the rest of time. The network announced on Monday that she'll appear as musical guest alongside host Matthew McConaughey on Nov. 21. 

The appearance marks Adele's first time back in Studio 8H since making her SNL debut in 2008 with a performance of "Chasing Pavements," a performance that catapulted her debut album 19 to the iTunes top spot the very next day.

For McConaughey, this trip to SNL comes after an even longer time away. The Oscar winner hasn't hosted the show since appearing in 2003, back when he was the romantic comedy king with films like How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days and The Wedding Planner. He's since undergone his McConaissance, of course, winning an Emmy for his work in the first season of True Detective and taking home an Academy Award for 2013's Dallas Buyers Club. He will next appear this spring in Gus Van Sant's The Sea of Trees, a drama set in Japan's Suicide Forest.

Whose return to SNL are you more looking forward to: McConaughey or Adele? Sound off in the comments below!

Tune in for the pair when the episode airs Saturday, Nov. 21 at 11:30 p.m. on NBC.

(E! and NBC are both part of the NBCUniversal family.)

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