MTV has announced that they will air a special episode of Yo! MTV Raps on December 4th.
Following the first annual Sucker Free Awards, MTV will air a special “Classic Cuts” episode of the show, Yo! MTV Raps, that has been off the air since 1995.
The special will include the original hosts that will discuss clips from the original series, which include interviews with A Tribe Called Quest, Ice Cube and Geto Boys.
Viewers of the Yo! MTV Raps special can expect appearances from Q-Tip, Scarface, Ice Cube, Wiz Khalifa, DJ Khaled, Questlove, Busta Rhymes, Mac Miller, Machine Gun Kelly, Young Jeezy, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Phife, Fat Joe, Common, Mike Epps, Ice-T, Meek Mill, Tyga and Naughty by Nature. Also DJ Premier will remix the “Yo!” theme song.
Yo MTV Raps originally aired from 1988 to 1995, and was the first major hip-hop program on network television.
Yo! MTV Raps “Classic Cuts” will air December 4th at 11PM est.