Diddy announces hit show 'Making the Band' is officially coming back to TV

Kimberly Dole
July 15, 2019 - 1:53 pm
Sean Combs P. Diddy

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

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NEW YORK (1010 WINS/AP)-- Diddy's hit show "Making the Band'' is officially coming back to TV.

The music mogul announced Monday that the hit series, where he discovered groups including platinum-sellers Danity Kane, would return to MTV in 2020.

"Making the Band'' made its debut on ABC in 2000 when Lou Pearlman, who managed the Backstreet Boys and `N Sync, launched the show and formed the boy band O-Town.

Diddy made the official announcement thorugh his social media accounts.

Diddy re-vamped the show for MTV in 2002 and formed the rap group Da Band.

He also launched the careers of R&B group Day 26, Donnie Klang and Danity Kane- who released two No.1 albums under his Bad Boy Records.

The global casting call for the show begins Monday across social media platforms.

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