Diddy sent many a millennial into a flutter today, because he has teased the return of groundbreaking series ‘Making The Band.’
Really, folks, what are you waiting for? Full story below…
Taking to IG Stories, the mogul (who currently serves as a judge on FOX‘s ‘The Four’) revealed that MTV have been in contact about rebooting the talent-search – which launched the careers of Danity Kane and Day 26.
Per the vid above, he said:
“Years ago, I did something that will go down in television history, this show called ‘Making the Band,’ MTV called me out of nowhere and said, ‘What do you think about partnering and bringing ‘Making the Band’ back?’ I was like, man, something so great, sometimes you don’t need to mess with it. You need to just leave it alone.”
He stopped short of “confirming-confirming” the tea, but went on to add:
“I’m kind of on the fence about it. I feel like that’s my calling as a coach, to be able to take young talent and take them to the next level.”
The teasing continued on Twitter, with Diddy and MTV bantering back and forth…
Launched in 2002, ‘Making The Band’ evolved into an Urban property under Diddy’s shepherding and in docu-series style was one of the first true insights the masses got into how the music industry works.
It also proved a potent platform to endearing the public to the stars of tomorrow and the material they were working on. Something which was integral to the rise of Danity Kane – who still enjoy a loyal following ’til this day.
With the finale airing in 2009, a decade off-air sounds like more than enough time on the bench. And we’d bet it’s already happening and that this is designed to angle it as being “fan demanded.” Especially given that it’s
Whatever the case, we’re here for it.
Do you want to see the return of ‘Making The Band’?