Earlier than Sunday night time’s BET Awards 2021, there will likely be a weekend takeover on the community.
The “BET Awards 2021: Yr of the Black Woman” will air on BET on Saturday, June 26. The one-hour particular will showcase a few of the girls anticipated on the occasion, together with Megan Thee Stallion, Taraji P. Henson, Jazmine Sullivan, H.E.R., Metropolis Ladies and Andra Day.
The “BET Awards 2021,” will air on Sunday.
Right here’s what it’s worthwhile to know.
The BET Awards, honoring Black excellence in leisure and sports activities, had been introduced Sunday.
The place to observe
The present will air reside on Sunday, June 27 at 8 pm EST/PST on BET, with simulcasts on BET HER, LOGO, MTV, MTV2, TV Land and VH1.
The present will likely be hosted by Taraji P. Henson.
Queen Latifah will likely be honored with the Lifetime Achievement BET Awards 2021. The late rapper DMX will likely be honored in a tribute with Busta Rhymes and Methodology Man.
Megan Thee Stallion, Andra Day, DJ Khaled, H.E.R., Kirk Franklin, Lil Baby, Lil Nas X and extra will take the stage.
Presenters embrace Ashanti, Chloe Bailey, Ciara, Eva Marcille, Issa Rae, Jill Scott, Lena Waithe, Michelle Buteau, Naomi Campbell, Regina Corridor, Saweetie and extra.
Celebrating Black women
The present will rejoice the “Yr of the Black Girl” to honor black girls and their impression on our tradition.
BET will get it began with “The Countdown to BET Awards 2021,” hosted by Terrence J and Tanisha Lengthy.