The stage will be lit now that Usher, Future and Bryson Tiller are joining the ultra-talented line-up of performers at the 16th annual BET Awards on Sunday 26 June 2016 hosted by Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross, the “BET Awards” will also include previously announced performances by Alicia Keys and Maxwell.
As revealed last week, 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 that is Prince.
Guest presenters for the annual 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 premieres across Africa on BET (DStv channel 129) on Tuesday 28 June at 19:00 CAT proudly brought to you by Russian Bear SA.