Nicki MInaj
6.19.2014

Nicki Minaj, Jhené Aiko, & August Alsina to Perform at BET Awards

The queen of the Barbz will grace the stage at the 2014 BET Awards. Nicki Minaj is among the latest performers for this year’s show.

The “Pills N Potions” rapper, who is nominated for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist, performed with Chris Brown and Ciara at last year’s event.

Her fellow nominees including Jhené Aiko, John Legend, and August Alsina will also perform during the 14th annual ceremony at the Nokia Theatre L.A. LIVE.

Previously announced performers include Drake, Lil Wayne, Pharrell Williams, Usher, Jennifer Hudson, Trey Songz, and Lionel Richie.

“106 & Park” hosts Bow Wow and Keshia Chante, Kevin Hart, and Larenz Tate will present.

Drake, Beyoncé, and Jay Z lead the nominations with five including Video of the Year.

Hosted by Chris Rock, the BET Awards 2014 will air live on Sunday, June 29, at 8 p.m. EST.