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After winning the belt last summer, Chance the Rapper is returning to the Wild ‘N Out stage to defend his title. For the season 12 kickoff, Chance and Nick Cannon will once again be battling for all the bragging rights.

MTV has shared a promo for the anticipated episode, featuring cast and crew members providing their insights on who they’re backing and who they think will win.

Season 12 of Wild ‘N Out was recorded in Atlanta for the first time ever. You can look forward to the premiere episode featuring Chance the Rapper airing August 17 at 9 p.m. EST on MTV.

Also, be on the lookout for DJ Khaled’s new single, “No Brainer,” featuring Chance the Rapper, Justin Bieber, and Quavo, dropping this Friday.

Not NYC, not LA.