Tony Yayo To Host 'Busted' Live For MTV

Rapper Tony Yayo will host a special live edition of MTV’s new reality-based show Busted the network announced today (September 25).

During the three-hour long Busted:Live, which airs October 4, Yayo will broadcast live from MTV’s Times Square studio, as MTV cameras join police patrols in Calvert County, Maryland and Akron, OH, in search of live versions of the moments reenacted on the show.

In between live busts, Yayo will take a look back at some of the most notorious arrests of the daily show’s first season.

The show will air as part the a line of programming entitled Cell Block Saturday, which will also include a recap of the most memorable moments from Busted and the premier of MTV’s new countdown show, MTV Ranked.

Cell Block Saturday will kick off with Celebrity Busts: Ranked, an hour-long special featuring the biggest and most embarrassing celebrity moments in recent pop culture history, including Kid Rock’s Waffle House fight in Atlanta.

The MTV Ranked series will countdown various topics using a new system that rates various incidents based on the details involved.

The seires will also include “Celebrity Meltdowns,” “Bromances,” and “Crap Tattoos.”

MTV’s Cell Block Saturday will air October 4 starting at 5:30pm ET/6:30pm Central.