Black Entertainment Television, BET has announced the first group of performers for the 20th BET AWARDS.
Performers include Alicia Keys, Chloe X Halle, DaBaby,D Smoke, Jennifer Hudson, John Legend, Jonathan McReynolds, Kane Brown, Lil Wayne, Megan Thee Stallion, Roddy Ricch, SiR, Summer Walker, Usher, Wayne Brady and more.
BET Amplified Artists, Masego and Lonr are set to take the BET Amplified Music Stage, a platform for emerging artists.
The ceremony marks the award show’s 20th year on air and the 40th anniversary of Black Entertainment Television, as well as the first-ever virtual ceremony in its history.
The nominees were announced on June 15, 2020. Drake received the most nominations with 6, ahead of Megan Thee Stallion and Roddy Ricch, who tied with five nominations each.
The ceremony will be hosted by actress/comedienne Amanda Seales.