Big time artists to perform at BET Awards
What do Snoop Dogg and Stevie Wonder have in common? They'll both be performing at the upcoming BET Awards. Both renowned artists have officially signed on to the show set to air live June 30, and they're just the latest artists to join in on the action. According to BET, other performers including R. Kelly, Chris Brown, Kendrick Lamar and Mariah Carey have already been booked for the major event, proving this year's show could be bigger than ever before.
Though fans will likely tune in for the live performances, some might also be thrilled to see a fresh face hosting. Funnyman Chris Tucker is set to engage the audience as this year's host, while many big name celebrities will act as presenters. It's been confirmed the likes of Angela Bassett, Gabrielle Union, Paula Patton and Dwyane Wade will all dish out awards on June 30.
Ebony magazine reports famed R&B singer and songwriter Charlie Wilson will be honored with the 2013 BET Lifetime Achievement Award. Wade will deliver the accolade to Wilson during the award show.
Are you excited about the growing list of performers? Will you be watching the show June 30?