And aside from tuning in for the actual awards ceremony, a special backstage live stream will take place on Twitter starting around 8:30 p.m. EST.
And Beyoncé dominates this year's nominations with a total of seven including "Best Female R&B/Pop Artist, ' "Best Collaboration" with Kendrick Lamar for "Freedom", "Video of the Year, ' and "Album of the Year" for Lemonade. I am looking to turn this whole experience into a joyful homecoming". In April 2017, BET International launched The New Edition Story, a three-part miniseries that was also BET's first scripted music-focused program. Following this year's Oscars Best Picture debacle, Jones said she's steeling herself for possible mistakes she might make onstage. Some of music's biggest names will take the stage Sunday, including Chris Brown, DJ Khaled, Bruno Mars, Big Sean, A$AP Rocky, Lil Wayne, Mary J. Blige, Trey Songz and more. Mars, who will open the show at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, is nominated for five awards. The 24-year-old rapper will join the likes of Jesse Williams, Al Sharpton, Muhammad Ali, John Legend and several others who have received the award in the past.
Singer and humanitarian Yvonne Chaka Chaka and social activist Ilwad Elman would also awarded with International Global Good Star and Power Awards.
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She said Cosby gave her pills that he said were herbal, but that left her immobile and drifting in and out of consciousness. Huth's lawyer, Gloria Allred, says the scheduling of a second deposition was on hold because of the criminal trial.
The event will be hosted by Leslie Jones.
Earlier this month BET Networks revealed iconic R&B group New Edition will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2017 "BET Awards".
Basically, it's a must-watch if you're into seeing your favorite hip-hop artists perform live.