The 2017 nominations are being led by Beyonce who has been named in seven categories.
"Make sure to let everybody know, I wanna promote joy for the show", the Saturday Night Live veteran said during a conference call Wednesday, according to USA Today. "BET was the first network and place where I was on TV".
She also revealed that she was thrilled to take up hosting duties.
(CNN) - The biggest stars in sports, film and music will descend on Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday to celebrate the accomplishments of African-American and other minority entertainers. Other notable nominations include Chance the Rapper and Migos, who are also up for four nominations.
Iran holds annual anti-Israel rallies, displays missiles
One video showed Rouhani's security guards rushing him into his vehicle while others prevented protesters from approaching. Other videos showed First Vice President Eshaq Jahangiri and outspoken MP Ali Motahari being heckled by angry protesters.
This is the second straight year Wizkid will be winning the award.
The group is set to be honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award and BET is sure to have something in store to delight fans. In addition to his performance, the "That's What I Like" singer is nominated for Best Male R&B/Pop Artist, Coca-Cola Viewers' Choice Award, Video Director of the Year, Video of the Year and Album of the Year.
Nicki Minaj who is a seven-time victor for best female hip hop artist will face off against Cardi B, Missy Elliott, Remy Ma and Young M.A.
Look for a nod the major loss that hit the hip hop community this week, when legendary rapper Prodigy died during a stop in Las Vegas for a performance. Host Leslie Jones confirmed the news a couple days ago on Twitter.
Cyclors for Emirates Team New Zealand pedal during the third race of America's Cup sailing competition in Hamilton, Bermuda . The next time the boats came together, Team New Zealand was slightly ahead and on favored starboard tack.
Owens pushed back against national debate over whether Ossoff ran a too progressive campaign or a too moderate campaign. The Georgia race featured a nail-biting finish, with the possibility of flipping a traditionally-Republican district.
Bae was the longest-held US citizen in North Korea since the Korean War - first detained in 2012 and released two years later. US President Donald Trump blamed the "brutality of the North Korean regime " for Warmbier's death .
After being down for a few seconds however, Srikanth got up and breezed his way into the final, fittingly with a smash. The two shuttlers battled neck and neck till 7-7 before a three-point burst saw the Indian take the lead at 10-7.
Nine security officials were among the wounded, said Fareed Sumalan, a doctor at the hospital. "I was sitting on a chair". The second blast took place as rescuers and bystanders rushed to aid those who had been hurt in the first explosion.
After the tragic incident Redbridge Council reviewed the fire safety arrangements in all of the 18 high rises within the borough. Documents and materials have been seized from a number of organisations as part of this process, the police said.
The casket of Otto Warmbier is carried from Wyoming High School after his funeral, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in Wyoming, Ohio. But it emerged he was in a coma after North Korean officials claimed he had caught botulism, and died on Monday .
Firefighters from the Wright Patterson Air Force Base and the airport's fire and rescue team responded to the crash. Penelope Reed of the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office in Dayton says a report was received around 12:30 p.m.
Keith Williams met Markelle Fultz when he was seven years old, as described in Kent Babb's piece for the Washington Post . Celtics President Danny Ainge said after making the trade he thought he could get the player he wanted two spots lower.
With the scanning of your Gmail inbox, Google might find that you receive a lot of email related to smartphones. So, by ending all scanning, Google hopes to end the confusion and sell Gmail to even more businesses.
The Economic Crime Section of the Provincial Prosecutor's Office of Madrid has filed a complaint with the Court of Instruction. Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been accused of committing tax fraud during his time in charge of Real Madrid .
Federer demolishes Zverev to win ninth Halle title
Federer though is undoubtedly the greatest grass player of all time, and is in the best form he has been in for quite a while. Despite a shock exit from Stuttgart on his comeback last week, Federer has improved in Halle and has not lost a set.
UK high-rise buildings fail fire safety tests
It said in a statement: "Where cladding fails the test, this will not necessarily mean moving residents from tower blocks". Refurbishment of the Chalcots Estate was overseen by Rydon, the same company behind the refit of Grenfell Tower.
Yoga Day at DU, JNU
Officials said more than 55,000 Yoga enthusiasts braving early morning drizzle participated in the function. He was of the view that yoga was a holistic approach to physical health, mental health and well-being.
Kings choose De'Aaron Fox at No. 5 overall
Sacramento swapped out pick 10 for picks 15 and 20 and were able to get relative talent at 15 to what the Blazers got at 10. The Kings are once again looking to rebuild after missing the playoffs for an 11th straight season.
North Korea denies torturing American detainee Otto Warmbier
Warmbier died days after his return to the United States, and his funeral was held Thursday in his hometown of Wyoming, Ohio. He was detained for 17 months after being arrested in January 2016 on charges of stealing a propaganda poster from a hotel .
US releases photos of 'unsafe' Russian jet intercept
Jeff Davis, a Pentagon spokesman, said the American plane "did nothing to provoke this behavior", Reuters added. The Baltic Sea has become an area of rising tensions between Moscow and the Western military alliance.
Ronaldo header gives Portugal 1-0 win over hosts Russia
And Peralta hit the victor in the 72nd minute when Aquino pulled the ball back for the 33-year-old to find the net. The best opportunity fell to defender Georgi Dzhikiyi in injury time, but he couldn't keep his header down.
New homes sales rebounded 2.9 percent in May
The unemployment rate fell to a 16-year low of 4.3% in May and mortgage rates are still favorable by historical standards. Sales declined by almost 24 percent in the Midwest over the pace a year ago, and were unchanged in the Northeast.