The 2018 BET Awards are tonight, and you’re probably wondering who the performers are for the annual show.
Hosted by Jamie Foxx, the 18th annual BET Awards will air live Sunday night (Jun. 24) from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California. The ceremony will celebrate achievements in entertainment, honoring music, sports, TV shows and movies released between April 1st, 2017 and March 31st, 2018.
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When it comes to nominations, Cardi B leads the pack with seven: Best Collaboration for “Finesse (Remix)” with Bruno Mars, Best Collaboration for “Bartier Cardi” with 21 Savage, Best Female Hip Hop Artist, Video of the Year for “Bodak Yellow,” Video of the Year for “Finesse (Remix)” with Bruno Mars, the Coca-Cola Viewer’s Choice Award for “Bodak Yellow” and “Motorsport” with Migos and Nicki Minaj.
DJ Khaled and Kendrick Lamar both come in second with six nominations. DJ Khaled’s nods include Best Collaboration for “Wild Thoughts” (feat. Rihanna and Bryston Tiller), Best Collaboration for “Top Off” (feat. JAY-Z, Future, and Beyoncé), Best Male Hip Hop Artist, Video of the Year for “Wild Thoughts,” Album of the Year for Grateful, and the Coca-Cola Viewer’s Choice Award for “Wild Thoughts.”
Kendrick Lamar’s nominations are Best Collaboration for “LOYALTY.” (feat. Rihanna), Best Male Hip Hop Artist, Video of the Year for “HUMBLE.”, Album of the Year for DAMN., Album of the Year for Black Panther: The Album, and the Coca-Cola Viewer’s Choice Award for “HUMBLE.”
As for who’s performing at the show, check out the list below:
- Nicki Minaj
- Big Sean
- 2 Chainz
- Meek Mill
- Janelle Monae
- Jay Rock
- Daniel Ceaser
- Yolanda Adams
- Tye Tribbett
According to BET, there will be more performers who haven’t been announced yet, so you’ll have to tune in at 8 p.m. EST to see them all. People are wondering if Beyoncé and JAY-Z will take the stage, and while they haven’t been announced as performers, you never know with them because they like surprises.