Wednesday TV: Hip-Hop Talent Scouts

SignedVH1On the new “Signed” (VH1, 9 p.m.), rapper Rick Ross joins with songwriter The-Dream and Lenny S. of Roc Nation to find the next big hip hop and R&B star to come out of Atlanta. Their choices will get mentoring and advice from people like Meek Mill, DJ Khaled and Bangladesh. But there will also be eliminations and an eventual winner of a recording contract.

The new “So Sharp” (Lifetime, 10 p.m.) follows the competitive University of Louisville dance team.

On  “Little Women L.A.” (Lifetime, 9 p.m.) Tonya Banks organizes a couples’ retreat in Puerto Rico.

The migration series “Nature’s Great Race” (PBS, 9 p.m., check local listings) reaches its finale by following thousands of zebras moving across the Nxai Pan National Park in Botswana, facing lions, wild dogs, drought and starvation.

The asteroid is on its way on “Salvation” (CBS, 9 p.m.) but Darius has his own plan to stop it that differs from the Pentagon’s.

New information comes to light on “Broadchurch” (BBC America, 10 p.m.).

A new Trump administration member gets skewered on “Full Frontal with Samantha Bee” (TBS, 10:30 p.m.).

Franklin and Leon deal with a thief on “Snowfall” (FX, 10 p.m.).

“Big Brother” (CBS, 8 p.m.) holds its power of veto competition.

After tonight’s season finale of “Little Big Shots: Forever Young” (NBC, 8 p.m.) the oldsters can rest again.

“The Real Housewives of New York City” (Bravo, 9 p.m.) are still in Mexico.

Shark programming today includes “World’s Deadliest: Shark Frenzy!” (Nat Geo Wild, 8 p.m.), “The Lost Cage” (Discovery, 9 p.m.), “Great Hammerhead Invasion” (Discovery, 10 p.m.) and of course “Shark After Dark” (Discovery, 11 p.m.).

There’s a mystery box challenge involving cow body parts on “MasterChef” (Fox, 8 p.m.).

Maxine brings her sister to meet the family on “The Carmichael Show” (NBC, 9 p.m.).

Black bears, beavers and eagles take center stage on part two of “Wild Alaska Live” (PBS, 8 p.m., check local listings).

A demon is released on “Blood Drive” (Syfy, 10 p.m.).

Rachel finds her leadership challenged by an associate on “Suits” (USA, 9 p.m.).

On “Younger” (TV Land, 10 p.m.), Liza looks for a new romance author.

“Cleverman” (Sundance, 10 p.m.) faces his half brother.

Christie Brinkley, Rachael Ray and David Hasselhoff guest star on “Nightcap” (Pop, 8 p.m.).

A crescendo comes for the Alfred Hitchcock tribute on Turner Classic Movies, with “Vertigo” (8 p.m.), “North by Northwest” (10:30 p.m.), “Psycho” (1 a.m.) and “The Birds” (3 a.m.).

It’s U.S. vs Jamaica (Fox Sports 1, Univision, 9:30 p.m.) in the CONCACAF Soccer Gold Cup final.

Other soccer includes FC Barcelona vs. Manchester United (ESPN2, 7:30 p.m.) and Paris Saint-Germain vs. Juventus (ESPN2, 9:30 p.m.) in the International Champions Cup.

Baseball includes the all Chicago Cubs at White Sox (ESPN, 8 p.m.).

And it’s day 4 in the FINA World Championships (NBC Sports, 11:30 a.m.) in swimming, from Budapest.

Daytime Talk

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest: Lily Collins, Matt Iseman, Anderson Cooper. The View: Carter Oosterhouse, Stephen Curry. The Talk: Laura Linney, Jessica Radloff, Jordin Sparks. Harry Connick: Bryce Dallas Howard, Kelly Rowland, Boy George (rerun). Ellen DeGeneres: Adam Levine, Maroon 5 (rerun). Wendy Williams: Brian Balthazar, Dave Mizejewski (rerun).

Late Talk

Stephen Colbert: Michael Moore, Sutton Foster, 6LACK. Jimmy Kimmel: Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson, Alex Honnold, TLC with Snoop Dogg (rerun). Jimmy Fallon: John Boyega, Rhett & Link, Kygo & Elle Goulding. Seth Meyers: Jim Gaffigan, Fall Out Boy, Brad Wilk. James Corden: Al Gore, Laura Linney, Mr. Eazi. Carson Daly: Sanaa Lathan, Tennis System, Reid Scott (rerun). Trevor Noah: Charlize Theron. Conan O’Brien: Charlie Hunnam, Kristen Schaal, ArmComedy (rerun).

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