Kevin Hart, host of this year’s BET Awards, landed the cover of the the latest issue of JET Magazine Inside the pages of the July 4th edition of the periodical, the comedian talks about his divorce, his rise to fame and more.

Read JET’s press release regarding the new issue below:

Comedian Kevin Hart’s star is Finally rising in Hollywood. The Host of This Weekend’s BET Awards Tells Jet about The price He’s Paid To touch the Sky, including a very public, not-so-Funny break-up with his wife. But He’s Still Hustling, selling out stand-up shows across the country, producing films and making it happen for himself. “I was raised to succeed,” He tells Jet, “nothing is guaranteed so you need to set yourself up for longevity. That’s what I’m doing.”

Watch Kevin Hart as he hosts the 2011 BET Awards, set to air live from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, tonight beginning at 8pm EST!