BET Awards 2024: 5 Unforgettable BET Experience Moments

The celebration happens in Los Angeles from June 26 through June 30.

The BET Experience is a premier celebration of Black culture, annually uniting top talents from music, entertainment, and more. This dynamic event captivates audiences for one week with live performances across esteemed venues like the YouTube Theater, the Miracle Theatre, the Arena, and the legendary Hollywood Bowl. Beyond the music, attendees can enjoy comedy shows, insightful panels, and interactive workshops.

This year marks a special occasion as BET Experience 2024 returns in tandem with the BET Awards 2024 after a brief hiatus. Showcasing a spectrum of Black excellence, from established icons to rising stars, BET Experience sets the stage for unforgettable moments. As we anticipate this year's festivities, let's reminisce about some standout moments from past celebrations. Scroll down for a trip down memory lane, and don't forget to tune in to the BET Awards 2024 on Sunday, June 30 at 8 PM/ET. 

Kida The Great | World of Dance | BET Experience 2019

At the BET Experience 2019, World of Dance took center stage, dazzling audiences with a breathtaking display of talent, creativity, and passion. 

From gravity-defying acrobatics to mesmerizing choreography, the event showcased the best dancers from around the globe, each vying for the title of ultimate dance champion. Kida The Great's electrifying performance was nothing short of awe-inspiring.

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Queen Naija | BET Experience 2019

Queen Naija's performance of "Medicine" at the BET Experience 2019  was a standout moment of the event. Taking to the stage with poise and passion, Queen Naija delivered a soul-stirring rendition of her hit song, captivating the audience with her powerful vocals and heartfelt lyrics.


‘Love & Hip Hop’ Celeb Dodgeball Game | BET Experience 2018

In 2018, the BET Experience presented an unforgettable love and hip-hop showdown. Former cast members of LHH Hollywood, including Brooke Valentine and Bridget Kelly, squared off against personalities from the Atlanta franchise, including Karlie Redd and Momma Dee, in an exhilarating game of dodgeball.


Janelle Monáe's Afrofuturistic Spectacle | BET Experience 2015

Janelle Monáe's BET Experience 2015 performance was a dazzling display of artistry and imagination. The veteran star transported audiences to a world of Afrofuturistic wonder, blending funk, soul, and science fiction elements. At the time, Monáe announced the launch of her record label. They were joined by their new artists, including Roman GianArthur, Deep Cotton, St. Beauty, and Jidenna

Big Shaq and Big Boy Celeb Basketball Game | BET Experience 2018

The BET Experience 2018 Celebrity Basketball Game Presented By Sprite was a thrilling highlight of the annual event. Legendary media personality Big Boy and rapper Big Shaq exchange a few friendly jabs ahead of the unforgettable star-studded event. 


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Tune in to the BET Awards 2024 on Sunday, June 30 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on BET.

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