BY ADEDAYO SHOWEMIMO
Shortly after organisers of the 2016 BET Awards announced that Usher, Future and Bryson Tiller will join the ultra-talented line-up of performers at the 16th annual awards show on Sunday, June 26, 2016, they’ve just made yet another revelation.
To be hosted by Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross, the ‘BET Awards’ will also include performances by previously announced artists, Alicia Keys and Maxwell.
Sheila E., The Roots, D’Angelo and Janelle Monae are also slated as the first artists to be part of the special celebration paying homage to the creative genius of Prince.
Guest presenters for the highly-anticipated televised event include DJ Khaled, Gabrielle Union, Tinashe, Fantasia, Regina Hall, BET’s ‘Music Moguls’ (Damon Dash, Birdman, Jermaine Dupri and Snoop Dog), Aja Naomi King, Nate Parker, Terrence J, Morris Chestnut, J.B. Smoove, Kimberly Elise, Omar Epps, the cast of BET’s ‘New Edition’ biopic (Bryshere Y. Gray, Elijah Kelley, Luke James, Algee Smith, Keith Powers and Woody McClain) and BET’s ‘F in Fabulous’ cast (Kamie Crawford, Eny Oh, Stephon Mendoza and Savannah Lynx).
The BET Awards will take place alongside the BET Experience at L.A. LIVE in Los Angeles from June 23-26, 2016.
This post first appeared on NET