BET Awards 2023: Master P, Trina, E-40, Remy Ma and More to Perform in Hip-Hop 50 Tribute

BET Awards Hip Hop 50 Tribute to include performances by Master P, Trina, E-40, Remy Ma. (Credit: Getty Images and Shutterstock)

This year’s BET Awards will celebrate the 50th anniversary of hip-hop with an all-star lineup of performers.

BET announced the first batch of performers who will take the stage in a press release on Thursday.

The roster of artists includes 69 Boyz, Big Daddy Kane, Chief Keef, DJ Unk, E-40, Fast Life Yungstaz & Easton (F.L.Y.), Fat Joe, Ja Rule, Kid ‘N Play, MC Lyte, Percy “Master P” Miller, Remy Ma, Soulja Boy, The Sugarhill Gang, Trick Daddy, Trina, Tyga, Uncle Luke, Warren G, Ying Yang Twins, and Yo-Yo.

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Also joining the party are BET Awards 2023 nominees Coco Jones and GloRilla, along with hitmakers Doechii and Lil Uzi Vert.

“We have an incredible lineup of performers who will take us on a musical journey, covering hip hop spanning every decade, style, and region. From music to dance and fashion, we are digging through every crate as we celebrate 50 years of hip hop and its diversity, evolution, and global impact,” Connie Orlando, BET’s executive vice president of specials, music programming and music strategy, said in a statement.

Additional performers will be announced in the coming weeks.

Drake leads the list of nominees with seven nods. He’s followed by GloRilla with six nominations. 21 Savage and Lizzo picked up five nominations each.

The BET Awards 2023 air live from Los Angeles on Sunday, June 25 at 8 PM ET/ PT.

Voting for the BET Awards 2023 Viewer’s Choice Award ends  on June 25 at 6:30 PM PT/ 9:30 PM ET. Audiences can cast their vote on BET’s website.