There will be a weekend takeover on BET before the BET Awards on Sunday night.
On Saturday, June 26, BET will broadcast the “BET Awards: Year of the Black Woman.” Megan Thee Stallion, Taraji P. Henson, Jazmine Sullivan, H.E.R., City Girls, and Andra Day are among the women slated to attend the one-hour program.
On Sunday, the “BET Awards 2021” will telecast.
Here’s everything you need to know about it.
What to look out for:
On Sunday, June 27 at 8 p.m. EST/PST, BET will broadcast the show live, with simulcasts on BET HER, LOGO, MTV, MTV2, TV Land, and VH1.
The hostess is:
Taraji P. Henson will be the host of the show.
The BET Lifetime Achievement Award will be given to Queen Latifah. In a memorial, Busta Rhymes and Method Man will pay tribute to the late rapper DMX.
On the bill are Megan Thee Stallion, Andra Day, DJ Khaled, H.E.R., Kirk Franklin, Lil Baby, Lil Nas X, and more.
Ashanti, Ciara, Eva Marcille, Issa Rae, Jill Scott, Lena Waithe, Michelle Buteau, Naomi Campbell, Regina Hall, Saweetie, and others are among the presenters.
Celebrating Black women
The show will celebrate the “Year of the Black Woman” to honor black women and their impact on our culture.
BET will get it started with “The Countdown to BET Awards,” hosted by Terrence J and Tanisha Long.