BET is setting the stage for the upcoming BET Awards. Organizers have announced Usher, 2 Chainz and Big Sean to their list of performers for the July 1st ceremony. They join previously announced performers Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj.
The announcement of Usher’s inclusion in the lineup came Tuesday, the same day as the release of his new album “Looking 4 Myself.” His return to the BET Awards stage will mark Usher’s first performance on the show since 2010. Kanye West leads the field of nominees heading into the ceremony with seven nominations. Jay-Z and Beyonce are close behind with six and five nods respectively. Samuel L.Jackson has been tapped to host the event at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. BET will air the ceremony live on Sunday, July 1st, starting at 8:00 pm Eastern.
This year is going to be crazy… so far I was told all these artist have confirmed : Nicki , Chris Brown , Big Sean , 2 Chainz , other names I am hearing are, Beyonce Jay-Z , Kanye West, John Legend, CeLo , Puffy , Gladys Knight , Jennifer Hudson, Brandy , Wendy William , Will Smith , Jade , Willow , Love and Hip Hop Cast ATL , More names to be added..
Will you be watching?