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Frank Ocean to Perform on ‘SNL,’ Diddy Signs YouTube Star, DMX Show Canceled & More

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Frank Ocean has been announced as the musical guest for the “Saturday Night Live” season opener next month, performing alongside host Seth MacFarlane of “Family Guy” fame. Can’t wait. [MTV]

Kid ‘n Play
performed at Philadelphia rap legend Lady B’s Basement Party at the Dell Music Center in Philly, where they brought back their signature dance move. [RNBPhilly]

Big Daddy Kane also rocked Lady B’s party, where he tore the house down. Wish we could have been there! [RNBPhilly]

A DMX show in New England has been canceled due to police concerns about a recent incidence of violence. [AllHipHop]

Diddy has added a new R&B artist to his Bad Boy roster with the signing of YouTube sensation Megan Nicole, best known for her covers of songs by Bruno Mars and Kings of Leon. Hmm. [SingersRoom]

T.I. and Tiny’s VH1 show “T.I. and Tiny: The Family Hustle,” will be returning for a second season on Monday (Sept. 3). Check out the trailer to the right. [Rap-Up]

Houston’s annual Bun B Day celebration takes place this weekend, beginning with a food drive at Houston Food Bank on Thursday (Aug. 30). Bun B gives back! [BET]

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