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Will Smith Set to Perform New Single at BET Awards 2024

Will Smith, the Academy Award-winning actor and 4-time GRAMMY-winning artist, will debut a new original song live at the BET Awards 2024, airing Sunday, June 30th at 8 PM ET/PT on BET. The star-studded event will be hosted by Taraji P. Henson, with Usher receiving the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award.

The highly anticipated BET Awards 2024 is set to be a spectacular event, celebrating the best in music, culture, and entertainment. Airing live on Sunday, June 30th, at 8 PM ET/PT on BET, this year’s ceremony promises to be unforgettable with the announcement of a special performance by none other than Will Smith. Known for his multifaceted career as an actor, producer, and recording artist, Smith will debut a new original song live on stage, marking a significant moment in the show’s history.

Connie Orlando, EVP Specials, Music Programming & Music Strategy at BET, expressed her excitement, stating, “From his start as a rapper to The Fresh Prince to being a box office king as one of the Bad Boys, Will Smith is truly a global icon, and we are honored to welcome him back to grace the BET Awards stage. We look forward to Will adding to yet another defining night for the culture that is not to be missed.”

Adding to the evening’s glamour, Academy Award-nominated and Golden Globe-winning actor Taraji P. Henson will return as the host, ensuring the event’s smooth and engaging flow. The night will also see the legendary Usher being honored with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement BET Award, recognizing his incredible contributions to the music industry.

The BET Awards 2024 boasts a stellar line-up of performers, including GloRilla, Ice Spice, Latto, Ms. Lauryn Hill & YG Marley, Muni Long, Sexyy Red, Shaboozey, Tyla, and Victoria Monét. Additionally, rising star Tanner Adell will take the BET Amplified stage, showcasing her talent to a global audience.

This year’s nominations are led by Drake, who has secured an impressive seven nods, underscoring his dominance in the music scene. The official nominees for the BET Awards 2024 were selected by a voting academy of esteemed music industry insiders, performers, and presenters. Fans are encouraged to participate in the excitement by voting for the Viewer’s Choice Award, with voting closing on June 30, 2024, at 6:30 PM PT/9:30 PM ET.

Be sure to tune in to the BET Awards 2024 for an evening filled with incredible performances, heartfelt tributes, and moments that will resonate with fans around the world.

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