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Check out pics and videos of a bearded Diddy and the Bad Boy Family going all the way up on the “TODAY” show this morning. Plus, find out how many BET Award nominations Drake is leading with and see which of your faves were nominated inside….

It’s BAD BOY for life!

Before the Bad Boy fam kicks off their reunion tour at the Barclays Center tonight, the crew came out to play on the “TODAY” show for the Citi Concert Series. And they put on a show!

It felt like we were back in the 90s as most of Bad Boy came out to hype up the morning crowd with a medley of their classic hits. Head honcho Puffy did his “diddy bop” dance across the stage as he went through “Bad Boy For Life,” “I Need A Girl (Part 2), “Coming Home,” “Missing You” and more.

Former Junior M.A.F.I.A. First Lady Lil Kim reunited with the LOX for a performance of their track “All About The Benjamins.”

It’s all about the Benjamins, WHAT!

We had to do it….

Not only was it a Bad Boy reunion, it was also a celebration. Birthday boy Busta Rhymes, who turns 44 today, made a surprise appearance to get the crowd hype with a high energy performance of his hit “Pass The Courvoisier.”

Happy Birthday Busta!

Rapper-turned-pastor-turned rapper again Ma$e popped up on stage to deliver “Feel So Good.”

Slowing it down a bit, 112 got the ladies excited with their R&B track “Peaches and Cream.”

Ahh…memories!

Peep a few clips from their performances (also with French Montana) below:

Diddy and the newly reunited fam chopped it up with the morning show hosts about the upcoming reunion tour:

A few more flicks of the family during their morning show appearance:

Fun times!

The reunion tour will kick off tonight at the Barclays Center for a back-to-back shows Friday (May 20th) and Saturday (May 21st). The Saturday show coincides with the Notorious B.I.G.’s birthday for an extra special treat for fans.

We hear DMX and Swizz Beatz will hit the stage Saturday night, while Jay Z and Mary J. Blige will rock the stage Friday night. The 25-date tour will then start making its rounds across the nation in August. Cop your tix on Live Nation.

In award shows news…

The BET Awards nominees have been announced!

Drake leads the pack with nine nominations, including ‘Best Male Hip Hop Artist,’ ‘Video of the Year,’ and ‘Best Collaboration’ for his hit “Where Ya At” with his homie Future.

Beyoncé follows behind Drizzy with five nominations. Carter is in the running for ‘Best Female R&B/Pop Artist,’ ‘Video of the Year,’ and ‘Best Collaboration’ for “Feeling Myself” with Nicki Minaj.

Rihanna also nabbed five nominations, including ‘Best Female R&B/Pop Artist,’ ‘Video of the Year,’ and ‘Best Collaboration,’ for “Work” featuring Drake.

Other nominees include Chris Brown and newcomer Bryson Tiller who are up for four awards. Future could also walk away with four awards, including ‘Best Male Hip Hop Artist’ and the ‘Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award.’

This year, BET put together a dance video with moves choreographed by Will “WilldaBeast” Adams to visually announce some of the nominees. And ““black•ish” kiddie Miles Brown even makes an appearance. Check it out above.

Peep the full list of nominations below:

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist

ADELE

ANDRA DAY

BEYONCÉ

K. MICHELLE

RIHANNA

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

BRYSON TILLER

CHRIS BROWN

JEREMIH

THE WEEKND

TYRESE

Best Group

2 CHAINZ & LIL WAYNE

DRAKE & FUTURE

PUFF DADDY & THE FAMILY

RAE SREMMURD

THE INTERNET

Best Collaboration

BIG SEAN FT. CHRIS BROWN & TY DOLLA $IGN – PLAY NO GAMES

BIG SEAN FT. KANYE WEST & JOHN LEGEND – ONE MAN CAN CHANGE THE WORLD

FUTURE FT. DRAKE – WHERE YA AT

NICKI MINAJ FT. BEYONCÉ – FEELING MYSELF

RIHANNA FT. DRAKE – WORK

Best Male Hip Hop Artist

DRAKE

FETTY WAP

FUTURE

J. COLE

KANYE WEST

KENDRICK LAMAR

Best Female Hip Hop Artist

DEJ LOAF

LIL KIM

MISSY ELLIOTT

NICKI MINAJ

REMY MA

Video of the Year

BEYONCÉ – FORMATION

BRYSON TILLER – DON’T

DRAKE – HOTLINE BLING

KENDRICK LAMAR – ALRIGHT

RIHANNA FT. DRAKE – WORK

Video Director of the Year

BENNY BOOM

CHRIS BROWN

COLIN TILLEY & THE LITTLE HOMIES

DIRECTOR X

HYPE WILLIAMS

Best New Artist

ALESSIA CARA

ANDRA DAY

BRYSON TILLER

KEHLANI

TORY LANEZ

Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

ANTHONY BROWN & GROUP THERAPY

ERICA CAMPBELL

KIRK FRANKLIN

LECRAE

TAMELA MANN

TASHA COBBS

Best Actress

GABRIELLE UNION

KERRY WASHINGTON

TARAJI P. HENSON

TRACEE ELLIS ROSS

VIOLA DAVIS

Best Actor

ANTHONY ANDERSON

COURTNEY B. VANCE

IDRIS ELBA

MICHAEL B. JORDAN

O’SHEA JACKSON JR.

Young Stars Award

AMANDLA STENBERG

QUVENZHANÉ WALLIS

SILENTÓ

WILLOW SMITH

YARA SHAHIDI

Best Movie

BEASTS OF NO NATION

CONCUSSION

CREED

DOPE

STRAIGHT OUTTA COMPTON

Sportswoman of the Year

CHEYENNE WOODS

GABRIELLE DOUGLAS

SERENA WILLIAMS

SKYLAR DIGGINS

VENUS WILLIAMS

Sportsman of the Year

CAM NEWTON

KOBE BRYANT

LEBRON JAMES

ODELL BECKHAM JR.

STEPHEN CURRY

Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award

BEYONCÉ – FORMATION

BRYSON TILLER – DON’T

CHRIS BROWN – BACK TO SLEEP

DRAKE – HOTLINE BLING

FUTURE FT. DRAKE – WHERE YA AT

RIHANNA FT. DRAKE – WORK

Centric Award

ANDRA DAY – RISE UP

BEYONCÉ – FORMATION

K. MICHELLE – NOT A LITTLE BIT

RIHANNA – BBHMM

THE INTERNET – UNDER CONTROL

Best International Act Africa

AKA (SOUTH AFRICA)

BLACK COFFEE (SOUTH AFRICA)

CASSPER NYOVEST (SOUTH AFRICA)

DIAMOND PLATNUMZ (TANZANIA)

MZVEE (Ghana)

SERGE BEYNAUD (COTE D’IVOIRE)

WIZKID (NIGERIA)

YEMI ALADE (NIGERIA)

Best International Act UK

KANO

KREPT & KONAN

LIANNE LA HAVAS

SKEPTA

STORMZY

TINIE TEMPAH

The show airs June 26th.

Photos: Kevin Mazur / Getty Images for Citi/@jennabhager/@atlnightspots

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