FASTEN YOUR SEAT BELT THE ROLLER COASTER RIDE CONTINUES WITH MTV'S "MAKING THE BAND 4" SEASON FINALE TUESDAY, OCTOBER 7TH AT 9PM ET/PT
New York, New York � September 30, 2008 � The rollercoaster ride continues on Tuesday, October 7th at 9pm ET/PT with the "Making The Band 4," Season Finale. The intense season winds down but doesn't cool off. In the season finale viewers will be left speechless when a fan favorite of the groups goes head to head with Diddy leaving everyone shocked at the outcome. The drama will reach new heights as the very survival of the groups is at stake. From number one records, to a whirl wind promotional tour, to budding romances, to an unexpected reunion, this season of MTV's "Making The Band 4" has given viewers more than they could have ever expected. Danity Kane, Day26 and Donnie Klang will continue to share their experiences with viewers in this powerful season finale that will have fans wanting more.
The dramatic "Making The Band 4" season finale will span from the streets of NYC to the sun-drenched beaches of Cabo. Viewers will bask in the sun when Diddy rewards Danity Kane and Day26 with a well deserved break after their big promotional tour. Making The Band fans will experience another first as Donnie Klang unveils the sexiness with the long awaited release of his first album JUST A ROLLING STONE. Viewers will be there when a fan favorite of the group goes head to head with Diddy leaving everyone speechless and shocked at the outcome. This season finale will be like no other as it taps into every human emotion and brings some of the most talked about moments to-date.
This season, media mogul Diddy, continued to show his chart topping artists Danity Kane and Day26 why he's one of the best in the business, while guiding and developing solo artist Donnie Klang. Viewers were able to witness first hand the growth of Danity Kane's Aubrey, Dawn, Shannon, D Woods and Aundrea and share in the success of their second album WELCOME TO THE DOLLHOUSE which spawned the hit summer anthem "Damaged." Fans got up close and personal with rising stars Day26 as their first self titled album climbed the charts. The excitement continued when long time show choreographer Laurie Ann Gibson "boom-kaked" her way back on the show after her dramatic blow-up with Diddy more than a year ago, surprising everyone including the man himself. Laurie Ann managed to whip Day26 in shape giving them the skills to perform like real stars. From Aubrey and Diddy's constant power struggles to Brian and Laurie Ann's creative differences this wouldn't be "Making The Band" without the drama.
Sean "Diddy" Combs, Ted Iredell and Perry Dance serve as executive producers. Jacquelyn French is the MTV executive overseeing �The Making The Band' franchise. Francesca Spero is Producer for Bad Boy Entertainment.
SEAN COMBS, the CEO and founder of Bad Boy Worldwide Entertainment Group is a multifaceted entertainment powerhouse. Sean "Diddy" Combs was recently declared "One of the Most Influential Businessmen in the World" by Time Magazine and CNN. Combs, 38 oversees one of the world's preeminent urban entertainment companies, encompassing a broad range of businesses including recording, music publishing, artist management, television and film production, recording facility, apparel and restaurants.
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