But now it's straight up cancelled!
Ticket holders were sent the following email on Friday:
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Lana Del Rey is too hip for hands-free, but is she cool enough to pull off playing a fashionista??
In the music video for National Anthem, Lana will become Jackie O and controversial rapper A$AP Rocky is set to star as — wait for it — President John F. Kennedy.
For the love of all that's holy, we desperately hope they won't try and recreate the assassination!
Some assume this is a publicity stunt but, who knows, maybe the vid will have some artistic merit because the track itself is catchy!
Do U think jaded audiences will wade through Lana's SNL spectacle to give the song a shot?
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