The Hip Hop Awards air tonight at 8pm on BET. There are quite a few things to look forward to, like Uncle Snoop hosting, the cypher, the performances and so much more. The awards were taped down here in the A, so you know we were there and we have the inside scoop.

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Hosted by Uncle Snoop, the awards have a few HUGE performances on deck tonight. You can look forward to a twenty year anniversary performance of Brandy’s hit song, “I Wanna be Down”, featuring YoYo, Queen Latifah, Brandy and Mc Lyte. Migos, YG, Young Thug, Common, and T.I. are also scheduled to touch the stage.

The cypher is always a highlight. Dj Premier was behind the wheels spinning the beats for the best part of the show. Check out a few behind the scenes videos.

The Human Beatbox, Doug E. Fresh will be presented with the “I am Hip Hop Award” tonight. The Harlem native, dubbed The World’s Greatest Entertainer joins Rakim and Russel Simmons who are also recipients of this honor.

Some of the categories for tonight are: DJ of the year, Best Club Banger, Made You Look Award, and many more.

I know we’ll be tuned in. What part are you looking forward to? Leave your comments below.

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