Culture’s biggest night just got bigger. Today.
BET announces 5times Grammy Award Winning and Multi-Platinum Artist Lil Wayne will join the show-stopping lineup of performers taking the stage at “BET Awards” 2022. This year’s star-studded presenters include BIG FREEDIA, BLUE, CARL ANTHONY PAYNE II, CRYSTAL HAYSLETT, DANIEL KALUUYA, EBONY OBSIDIAN, EVA MARCILLE, IDRIS ELBA, IRV GOTTI, JANELLE MONAE, KEKE PALMER, KJ SMITH, LUKE JAMES, MARSAI MARTIN, MIGNON, NENE LEAKES, NE-YO, NOVI BROWN, RAY J, SANAA LATHAN, SERAYAH, TAMAR BRAXTON, TERRENCE J, TISHA CAMPBELL, and WILL PACKER. MC LYTE returns as the ceremony’s announcer and DJ DIAMOND KUTS returns as the house DJ. The “BET Awards” 2022 will be simulcast on BET, BET Her, Comedy Central, Logo, MTV, MTV2 Pop, TV Land, and VH1.
Internationally, the show will simulcast on BET Africa, and BET France and will be available to watch on My5 and Sky On-Diamond in the UK, as well as BET Pluto in the UK and Brazil.
Hosted by Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe-winning actor, writer, director, producer, and philanthropist Taraji P. Henson, “BET Awards” 2022 will air LIVE Sunday, June 26 on BET at 8 pm ET/PT from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.