Singer Adam Levine is set to show off his comedy chops this month (Jan12) after signing up to host an episode of Saturday Night Live.

The Maroon 5 star will front the U.S. Tv sketch show on 26 January (12), when hip-hop act Kendrick Lamar will take to the stage, and Levine is excited about his first presenting stint on the programme.

In a post on his Twitter.com page, he writes, "Ladies and gents, I will be making my hosting debut on SNL Saturday January 26th with kick a** musical guest Kendrick Lamar!!!"