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Tom Waits will be one of David Letterman’s final guests

on April 13, 2015, 12:17pm

David Letterman has just 28 episodes left before he signs off as host of CBS’s Late Show. As you might expect, a number of entertainment’s biggest names — from actors, to comedians, to musicians — will be appearing on the show in the coming weeks to bid Letterman adieu.

On a musical front, perhaps the biggest highlight is Tom Waits. The reclusive musician has been a frequent guest of the Late Show over the years, most recently appearing in 2012 in support of his last album Bad As Me. It’s unclear if Waits will be performing on the show, but if he does, it’ll mark his first time on-stage in nearly two years. Update: We’ve confirmed Waits will be performing on the May 14th episode.

Other musical guests on the docket include Elvis Costello, Dave Matthews Band, The Avett Brothers, and Norah Jones.

Among those set to join Letterman on the couch, George Clooney, Robert Downey, Jr., Will Ferrell, Tina Fey, Tom Hanks, Scarlett Johansson, Michael Keaton, Steve Martin, Bill Murray, Sarah Jessica Parker, Don Rickles, Julia Roberts, Ray Romano, Paul Rudd, Jerry Seinfeld, Martin Short, and Howard Stern.

Below, watch Waits perform on Letterman in 2012.

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