AceShowbiz - The star-studded performer lineup for the upcoming BET Awards has grown a bit longer. On Tuesday, June 20, BET announced that %cKhalid%, %cGucci Mane%, %cFrench Montana%, %cSZA%, %cA$AP Rocky%, %cMary J. Blige%, %cSwae Lee% of %cRae Sremmurd%, %cXscape% and more have been added to the list.
They will join other A-list musicians to take the stage at the awards show, including %cMigos%, %cFuture%, %cBruno Mars%, %cTrey Songz%, %cBig Sean%, %cLil Wayne%, %cChris Brown%, %cPost Malone% and %cDJ Khaled%.
More presenters have also been revealed. %cRemy Ma%, music producer %cIrv Gotti% and the cast of upcoming movie "Detroit" (%cAlgee Smith%, %cJason Mitchell%, %cLaz Alonso% and %cJacob Latimore%) will share presenting duties with %cYara Shahidi%, %cIssae Rae%, %cJada Pinkett Smith%, %cQueen Latifah%, %cJamie Foxx% and %cDemetrius Shipp Jr.% among others.
As for the nominees, %cBeyonce Knowles% leads the pack with seven nominations, followed by Bruno Mars with five nods. Meanwhile, %cSolange Knowles%, %cMigos% and %cChance the Rapper% score four nominations each. Chance will be given special tribute at the event. He will receive Humanitarian Award, while %cNew Edition% will be honored with Lifetime Achievement Award.
Hosted by actress and comedian %cLeslie Jones%, the 2017 BET Awards will air live on Sunday, June 25 at 8 P.M. from Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.