Stevie Wonder Added to Prince Tribute Lineup at #BETAwards

What better way to end Black Music Month than with the 2016 “BET Awards”? And like its predecessors, this year’s show — which includes a star studded tribute to Prince — will to be one we’ll talk about for years to come. Stevie Wonder, Sheila E., D’Angelo, The Roots and Janelle Monae are among those who’ll […]

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Former ‘Idol’ Rivals Carey, Minaj to Perform at BET Awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Mariah Carey and Nicki Minaj will take the stage at the BET Awards. BET announced Tuesday that India.Arie and Ciara will join the former “American Idol” judges as performers at the June 30 awards show. Previously announced performers include Chris Brown, Miguel, R. Kelly and Kendrick Lamar. Rapper-singer Drake leads with […]

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AP Source: Houston’s Mother to Perform Tribute

By MESFIN FEKADU NEW YORK — Whitney Houston’s mother will perform a tribute to her late daughter alongside other female singers at the upcoming BET Awards. A source familiar with BET’s plans said Tuesday that Cissy Houston will take the stage at the July 1 awards show to honor her daughter. Cissy will be joined […]

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