Mary J. Blige, A$AP Rocky, Xscape, & Gucci Mane to Perform at BET Awards
The BET Awards just added even more star power.
Sunday’s already-stacked lineup now includes Mary J. Blige, Maxwell, El DeBarge, Xscape, A$AP Rocky, French Montana, Gucci Mane, Swae Lee, Khalid, SZA, and Kamasi Washington.
The all-star roster joins previously-announced performers like Bruno Mars, Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, DJ Khaled, Big Sean, Future, Migos, Trey Songz, Tamar Braxton, New Edition, and Post Malone.
Hosted by Leslie Jones of “Saturday Night Live” and Ghostbusters fame, the annual show is set to include more superstar participants. Remy Ma and Irv Gotti are among the newly-announced presenters, joining a list that also includes Cardi B, Issa Rae, Jamie Foxx, La La Anthony, Regina Hall, Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah, Trevor Noah, and Demetrius Shipp Jr., among others.
New Edition will receive a Lifetime Achievement Award, while Chance the Rapper is honored with the Humanitarian Award. Beyoncé could also be heading into a big night at the show. Queen Bey, who just gave birth to twins, is up for a year-high seven trophies.
The BET Awards will air live on Sunday (June 25) from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.