The BET HONORS 2015 is just a couple of hours away! Nobody celebrates African American achievement like BET& CENTRIC. Tonight, Wayne Brady returns to host a most extraordinary evening that salutes five of our best and brightest.
“The BET HONORS” pays tribute to the contributions of legendary African Americans in the areas of education, theater, business and technology, music and innovation. Comedian Wayne Brady hosts the show for the second year, honoring Tony Award-winning actress Phylicia Rashad (Theatrical Award), 21-time Grammy Award-winning entrepreneur Kanye West (Visionary Award), multi-platinum recording star Usher (Musical Arts Award), Dr. Johnetta Betsch Cole (Education Award), and Chairman of Microsoft, John W. Thompson (Business & Technology Award).
Experience unforgettable moments and musical tributes by Patti LaBelle, Charlie Wilson, Mary J. Blige, Trey Songz, K.Michelle & more.
Proceeds from the private sale of “THE BET HONORS” will benefit the National Cares Mentoring Program, an organization that helps transform the lives of Black children by inspiring, recruiting, and mobilizing masses of caring Black men and women to mentor and nourish, challenge and champion them.