This year’s BET Awards is guaranteed to be a must-see as esteemed music vets Stevie Wonder, Erykah Badu and Snoop Lion join the list of performances this year.
The ceremony comes at a great time for both artists as singer/songwriter Wonder celebrates 50 years in the industry with with over 30 #1 hits while the California rapper ushered in his musical rebirth with his recently released reggae album Reincarnated.
Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj, Mariah Carey, Ciara, R. Kelly and Kendrick Lamar have also been confirmed to grace the stage. Presenters are set to include actresses Angela Bassett, Gabrielle Union, Paula Patton and LaLa Anthony.
Hosted by actor and comedian Chris Tucker, the 2013 BET Awards will air live from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, Sunday, June 30th at 8pm ET/PT on BET. The festivities will kick off with the BET Experience, a three-day pre-party packed with a star-studded line-up on the Music Matters stage. Click here for the full list of performers. —Andrew Asare
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