Diddy’s ‘Making The Band’ Comes Back As A Family Affair

Contributed by Rebecca Johnson

Sean “Diddy” Combs and MTV is bringing back “Making the Band”. Christian Combs, Quincy Brown, and Justin Combs will be the judges looking for the next musical star.

MTV released a video with Diddy and his three sons, AKA the “Combs Cartel,” announcing the show’s four-city casting call.


“You know we had to be involved in the return of making the band,” said Christian Combs.

Making The Band is back. We back, we back, we back,” Diddy said in the video.

Choreographer and So You Think You Can Dance judge Laurieann Gibson, who was involved with the original Making The Band, is also set to join as a judge, according to Entertainment Weekly.

The original Making the Band produced groups Danity Kane  and Day26.

Back in July, Diddy first announced the decision to bring back the talent search in July.

“Making the band 2020. I really want to do this,” he said in the Twitter video. “I know that I’m going to build the biggest band in the world.”

If you’re interested in becoming the next big thing, here are the dates and cities below for the casting call:

February 28th and 29th – Atlanta

March 6th and 7th – Houston

March 13th and 14th – Charlotte

March 21st and 22nd – New York City