Arctic Monkeys man joins P Diddy’s band

Matt Helders plays live with rapper on TV tonight (June 11)

Arctic MonkeysMatt Helders has joined P Diddy’s band temporarily.

The drummer teamed up with the rapper and his backing band, Diddy-Dirty Money, for a performance of their new single ‘Hello Good Morning’, which is released on June 21.

Helders filled in on drums during a set for Jonathan Ross’ talk show, which will be broadcast tonight (June 11) on BBC1 from 10.35pm (BST).

After the recording, which took place earlier this week, the rapper and Helders went on to party together at Whisky Mist in London.

The unlikely pair became friends last year, while Arctic Monkeys were recording third album ‘Humbug’ in the US.