It’s going to be another festive weekend in Atlanta this upcoming weekend. You already know it was jumping last week when The Bad Boy Reunion concert popped off on Thursday (Sept 08) and One Music Fest (Sept 10) took over Saturday in the same week. Now the 2016 BET Hip Hop Awards will be making it’s way to the city for another year of honor.
THE BET “HIP HOP AWARDS” 2016 IS HOSTED BY DJ KHALED AND TAPING AT A NEW VENUE, THE COBB ENERGY PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE IN ATLANTA, GA and set to premiere Tuesday, October 4th AT 8:00 P.M. Confirmed performances will be by T.i., Gucci Mane, Travis Scott, Desiigner, Lil Uzi Vert, 21 Savage and many more. The BET “HIP HOP AWARDS” has remained the most prominent hip hop showcase on television for ten years with its powerful performances, iconic hip hop honorees and much-anticipated cyphers. Multi-platinum artist, mega-producer and ‘Anthem King’ DJ Khaled will take the reins as host of the BET “Hip Hop Awards” 2016.
Jesse Collins, CEO of Jesse Collins Entertainment, will serve as Executive Producer of The BET Hip Hop Awards along with Stephen G. Hill, BET’s President of Programming, Connie Orlando, BET’s Senior Vice President of Music and Specials and Lynne Harris Taylor, BET’s Vice President of Specials.
The BET “Hip Hop Awards” will be night of electrifying cyphers, powerful performances and legendary tributes! The BET “Hip Hop Awards” 2016 will tape on Saturday, September 17, 2016 at its new venue, The Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta, GA, and will premiere on Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at 8:00 p.m.
BET.com/HipHopAwards is the official site for the BET “HIP HOP AWARDS” 2016 where fans can visit to get up-to-date info on this year’s show and take a look back on past BET Hip Hop Awards. In the coming weeks, BET.com will launch a series of interactive timelines; exclusive video content games and quizzes leading up to the show.
BET “HIP HOP AWARDS” is fresh, legendary and, as always, a memorable night that you don’t want to miss!
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