January 22, 2013 3:29pm PT by Lesley Goldberg
Rapper 2 Chainz to Guest Star on CBS' '2 Broke Girls'
Max and Caroline are going from the cupcake shop to the Grammys on CBS' 2 Broke Girls.
As part of a Feb. 11 episode, rapper 2 Chainz has been tapped to cameo as himself on the sophomore comedy from Michael Patrick King, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
During the episode, Max (Kat Dennings) meets a guy who works for a record label who becomes so smitten with her that he offers to fly her -- and Caroline (Beth Behrs) -- to Los Angeles for the Grammys on a private plane.
The also includes a Bucket List item for Max as she'll celebrate her first time on a plane when her dream gets even better when the one passenger left waiting to bard is rapper 2 Chainz.
The episode will coincidentally air the night after CBS broadcasts the annual Grammy Awards. The casting comes days after 2 Chainz was honored at Sunday's Hip-Hop Inaugural Ball, where he accepted the Street Soldier Award.
The rapper is up for three Grammys, including best rap song for "Mercy" (with Kanye West, Big Sean and Pusha T) and best rap album for Based on TRU Story.
Based on a TRU Story debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 Albums chart in August.