Next Week in Music | July 26 – Aug. 1 • On TV

Your small-screen musical choices are pretty limited this week. Blame the Olympics.


Unless you’re into national anthems, you’re pretty much out of luck for televised music next week: The Olympics have knocked NBC’s late-nighters off the air, while their competitors are getting out of the way of the expected ratings juggernaut. Here are the slim pickings, along with the reruns, just in case you want to relive the moment:



AJR | The Ellen DeGeneres Show (R)
AJR | The Kelly Clarkson Show (R)
Macy Gray | The Wendy Williams Show (R)
Chance The Rapper | Jimmy Kimmel Live (R)


Buddy Guy: The Blues Chase The Blues Away | PBS
Lorde | The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (R)
Ava Max | The Kelly Clarkson Show (R)


JP Saxe With John Mayer | The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (R)


Behind The Music | Paramount+
A Great Big World | Live with Kelly and Ryan
Amorphous ft. Kelly Rowland | Jimmy Kimmel Live (R)
Tones & I | The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (R)


Ledisi | The Real (R)
Madison Beer | The Kelly Clarkson Show (R)
Alessia Cara | The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (R)