BET Names Hip-Hop Awards Performers


BET announced performers for its 2006 BET Hip-Hop Awards, set to air on the network Wednesday, Nov. 15 at 9 p.m. (EST/PST).

Among those who will take the stage: hip-hop legend Snoop Dogg; multiplatinum rapper and Academy Award-winning film Crash cast member Ludacris; platinum-selling rapper Young Jeezy; T.I. & Young Dro; The Game; and Lil Wayne & Baby.

Also scheduled to participate are multifaceted entertainment mogul Diddy; top nominees Lupe Fiasco and Rick Ross; hip-hop diva Remy Ma; Jim Jones; Rhymefest; Sway; Papoose; DJ Scratch; DJ Drama; Saigon; and Styles P.

BET first announced its 2006 BET Hip-Hop Awards at the Television Critics Tour in Pasadena, Calif., in July (