Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill, Ne-Yo Added to BET Awards Performance Lineup

Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill, Ne-Yo Added to BET Awards Performance Lineup

The biggest night in music just got bigger.

Published June 16, 2015

The 2015 BET Awards performance lineup just got that much better as we can officially confirm that Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill and Ne-Yo are all set to hit the stage.

With eight awards already under her belt, the chart-topping hip hop superstar is on track to add a few more to her collection as she is up for six awards, including Best Collaboration, Best Female Hip Hop Artist, Best Group, Coca-Cola's Viewer's Choice Award and the coveted Video of the Year.


Nicki's bae, Meek Mill, is also set to hit the stage to perform his own set on the show. Meanwhile, Ne-Yo, who is opening for the Barbz queen on her Pinkprint Tour during the BET Experience on June 26, is also slated to perform during the main show.

Another major name confirmed to grace the stage in another capacity is Orange Is the New Black's Laverne Cox, who will be among the growing list of presenters that already includes Michael B. Jordan and Zendaya.

Other performers confirmed to hit the 2015 BET Awards stage, thus far, include Chris Brown and Kendrick Lamar. Stay tuned to see what other big names are announced in the coming days.

The 2015 BET Awards, hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross and Anthony Anderson, will air live on Sunday, June 28 at 8:00 p.m. is your No. 1 source for Black celebrity news, photos, exclusive videos and all the latest in the world of hip hop and R&B music.

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Written by Moriba Cummings


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