While announcing events and performance lineups for the 2017 BET Experience at L.A. Live, the network revealed a star-studded list of gospel entertainers slated to blaze the stage in sunny California.
This year, BET will host a “joyful” gospel event on the BETX main stage featuring Israel Houghton, Mali Music, Tasha Cobbs and Jonathan McReynolds. Pastor Toure’ Roberts and Sarah Jakes Roberts are also confirmed for encouraging speaking parts during the event on Sunday, June 25 before the annual BET Awards show begins.
Outside of gospel, some other performances to look forward to include Snoop Dogg, Jhene Aiko, Jidenna and more!
In addition, here’s who was nominated for a BET award this year:
Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award
CeCe Winans – “Never Have to Be Alone”
Fantasia ft. Tye Tribbett – “I Made It”
Kirk Franklin – “My World Needs You”
Lecrae – “Can’t Stop Me Now (Destination)”
Tamela Mann – “God Provides”