The 2014 BET Awards will air on Sunday, June 29, in Los Angeles and the evening promises to be full of some explosive entertainment with comedian/ actor Chris Rock hosting the awards ceremony.
The 2014 BET Awards will be streamed live from Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, California, beginning with:
- The Red Carpet at 2:30 pm PT.
- Then the Pre-Show from 3-5 pm PT,
- And finally the Awards show from 5-8:30 pm PT.
You can watch all of it online via live stream by clicking here.
The BET Awards have invited Yolanda Adams as a representative of the Black-American's faith communities to lead worship and sing praise songs to God, reports The Gospel Herald.
The fantastic lineup of performances features Lil Wayne, Pharrel Williams, Usher Trey Songz, Nicki Minaj, Tyga, Jhene Aiko, Ledisi, Iggy Azalea, T.I., John Legend, Robin Thicke, Gabi Wilson, Adiran Marcel, August Alsina and Jennifer Hudson.
The BET Awards celebrate artists in the categories of music, movies, sports, and more. Here are some of the nominees:
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist: Beyoncé, K Michelle, Rihanna, Jhene Aiko, Tamar Braxton.
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist: August Alsina, Chris Brown, John Legend, Justin Timberlake, Pharrell Williams.
Best Group: A$AP Mob, Daft Punk, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, TGT, Young Money.
Best Collaboration: August Alsina F/ Trinidad Jame$ - "I Luv This," Beyonce / Jay Z - "Drunk in Love," Drake F / Majid Jordan - "Hold On (We're Going Home," Jay Z F / Justin Timberlake - "Holy Grail," Robin Thicke F / T.I. & Pharrell Williams - "Blurred Lines," YG F.
Best Male Hip Hop Artist: Drake, Future, J. Cole, Jay Z, Kendrick Lamar.
Best Female Hip Hop Artist: Angel Haze, Charli Baltimore, Iggy Azalea, Eve, Nicki Minaj.
Video of the Year: Beyoncé - "Partition," Beyoncé F / Jay Z - "Drunken in Love," Chris Brown - "Fine China," Drake - "Worst Behavior," Pharrel Williams - "Happy."
Click here to view the complete list of nominees.