"As one of the pioneers of Hip Hop, we are excited to honor Busta Rhymes as a BMI Icon."
Queens' own Onyx, Havoc of Mobb Deep, and Large Professor were also announced performers.
Artists such as Busta Rhymes, Tinashe, Snoop Dogg, and more will make appearances on the groovy project.
Hosted by Taraji P. Henson, this year's ceremony celebrated Black excellence on all fronts.
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He also dedicated his performance of "I'll Be Missing You" to Kim Porter, the Notorious B.I.G., and Heavy D.
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The 5th annual ceremony took place ahead of Juneteenth weekend.
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The new docuseries from A&E premieres on Memorial Day (May 30) at 10 p.m. ET/PT.