Beyoncé is creating buzz for having probably the most nominations for the evening, whereas host Leslie Jones has taken to Twitter all week to tease an occasion that’s arguably one of the crucial thrilling nights in leisure.
The “Ghostbusters” and “Saturday Night time Reside” star will play host on Sunday and if her Twitter account is any indication she is able to set it off.
Jones has had loads of posts main as much as the awards present, together with one the place she seemed to be having fun with herself at a BET Award pre-party occasion on Wednesday evening.
“I’m so excited to be internet hosting the BET Awards this 12 months,” Jones stated in an earlier assertion. “BET was the primary community and place the place I used to be on TV — I’m trying to flip this entire expertise right into a joyful homecoming.”
Will Beyoncé rejoice?
The famous person singer is up for seven awards, adopted by Bruno Mars who has 5 nominations.
It is uncertain that the mother to new child twins will make an look, which is able to go away the Beyhive dissatisfied. However a good way to make it as much as her followers could be to launch some photographs of the brand new infants (trace trace, Bey).
Talking of Bey
She’s up towards sister Solange Knowles in a number of classes, which makes for an fascinating sibling rivalry.
Final 12 months the 2 turned the most recent siblings to each have No. 1 albums on the Billboard 200 chart.
This 12 months’s present is jam full of introduced performers together with Mary J.Blige, DJ Khaled, A$AP Rocky, Gucci Mane and Xscape.
New Version tribute
The esteemed boy group of the 80s is all grown up, however New Version continues to be extremely common immediately.
The group is ready to be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award and BET is certain to have one thing in retailer to please followers.
In spite of everything, BET is the community that aired a New Version mini-series in January, when it ran over the course of three nights.
Search for a nod the key loss that hit the hip hop group this week, when legendary rapper Prodigy died throughout a cease in Las Vegas for a efficiency.
He was a part of the influential rap duo Mobb Deep and people within the hip hop world and past have been mourning the loss all week.