Host and reporter said goodbye after three years.
Tekashi turns out to be the least intimidating inmate in lockup.
TV personality previously worked for E! News and Revolt.
“I found myself in the right place, at the right time,” Evans tells Urban Hollywood 411.
The actress and dancer will replace two judges on the upcoming 14th season.
The NBC sketch series has also tapped Halsey for an upcoming episode.
“Anyone who has done live tv and screwed up understands,” he said.
Comedy centered on a divorced couple co-parenting their kids.
Longtime host has been with the NBC morning show for almost 11 years.
“They bring wit, charm and style,” NBC Entertainment’s co-chairmen said.
It’s the New Orleans rapper’s third time serving as musical guest.
Season 20 of the long-running NBC drama premieres this week.