Lil Jon to star in HGTV home improvement show

“Lil Jon Wants to Do What?” is set to debut this summer.

  /  05.19.2021


Lil Jon is the star of a forthcoming home improvement show that is set to debut on HGTV this summer, Page Six reported.

On Tuesday (May 18), a little over a year since many watched him face T-Pain in one of the earlier Verzuz matchups, Lil Jon took to social media to update fans on what he’s been working on since we last saw him.

“SOOOO BEEN WORKING ON THIS FOR A WHILE AND CAN FINALLY TELL YA ABOUT MY NEW SHOW WITH @anitramecadon ON @hgtv,” he captioned his Instagram post. “‘LIL JON WANTS TO DO WHAT?!!’ WHERE I….WELL You JUST GOTTA WATCH.”

“Lil Jon Wants to Do What?” will see the renowned producer — who will be paired with Anitra Mecadon of the DIY Network show “Mega Dens” — take his creative, unorthodox and almost impossible visions to homeowners with hopes that they would be down to bring those ideas to life.

“With ideas ranging from removing a ceiling to expand the height of the living room to accommodate huge new windows to gutting the basement to add a fully decked-out speakeasy for entertaining, Lil Jon and Anitra push homeowners out of their comfort zones with ingenious renovations and ideas that are sure to inspire daring and dramatic transformations,” HGTV officials said.

“His undaunted team can take Lil Jon’s creative vision — to maximize features that homeowners overlook or never considered — and make it a reality,” they added in a statement.

According to Lil Jon, his role in the forthcoming show coincides with his desire to stand out and start his own trends.

“I love walking into someone’s house and turning it upside down,” he explained in a statement. “When people hear my name, they automatically think… fun! That same energy goes for my designs as well. I don’t love following design trends. I would rather be the trendsetter.”

Filming for “Lil Jon Wants to Do What?” will reportedly start this month in Atlanta.

Check out Lil Jon’s Instagram post below.

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