*BET has announced the performers set for this year’s BET Awards.
Lionel Richie, Lil Wayne, Pharrell Williams, Drake, Usher, Trey Songz and Jennifer Hudson will take the stage at L.A.’s Nokia Theatre L.A. Live. Comedians/actors, Kevin Hart and Tracy Morgan, will also perform.
Drake and power couple, Beyoncé and Jay Z, lead in nominations, with five each.
Award-winning comedian/actor, Chris Rock, will host the BET Awards live from L.A.’s Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on June 29 at 8pm EST.