MTV Jams Launches New Game Show; Snoop, Common, Others To Appear

What you know about Hip-Hop and R&B could translate into big winnings with a new MTV Jams game show aimed at music fans.

HoodFAB, MTV Jam's first interactive Hip-Hop game show, premiered Monday (July 2). The program is hosted by MTV music and talent director and former Hip-Hop radio personality Buttahman.

The trivia-based short form program enables viewers to become virtual contestants by texting FAB to 22422 with their mobile phone or at, after seeing a crawl at the bottom of their TV screen.

Five new trivia questions will appear for players to answer. Each correct answer will count as an individual entry into the show's prize pool.

In addition to viewer participation, hoodFAB will feature surprise appearances from rappers Snoop Dogg, Eve and Common.

For details about hoodFAB, including contestant rules and regulations, visit