The 12th annual BET Awards have previously announced headlining performers Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj, and if that wasn’t enough already, Usher, 2 Chainz and Big Sean have just been added as performers to the impressive set list.
Usher is nominated for two awards that night, Big Sean is nominated in three categories and will return to the stage to perform for the second year in a row, and 2 Chainz is making his BET debut.
The show will be hosted by Samuel L. Jackson and two of the biggest names in comedy Kevin Hart and Cedric the Entertainer have been added as presenters and are sure to bring the funny to this already stellar show.
The BET Awards 12 will take place at the Shrine Auditorium in LA on Sunday, July 1 2012 and will air on Tuesday, July 2, at 8pm on BET.
Iconic soul band, Maze featuring Frankie Beverly will be honored with the prestigious “Cadillac Lifetime Achievement Award.”