On Tuesday, October 11th at 8:00P.M.*hip hop headlines a night of must see TV when the “BET HIP HOP AWARDS 2011″ airs. In its sixth year the “BET HIP HOP AWARDS,” hosted by comedian Mike Epps.
This year’s show features performances by DMX, Wale, Big Sean, Meek Mill, Rick Ross, Wiz Khalifa, Roscoe Dash, Swizz Beatz, Young Jeezy, T.I., Lupe Fiasco, Erykah Badu, Heavy D, along with seven sets of pure rap genius highlighted in cyphers including Chris Brown, Eminem, Rick Ross and his Maybach Music team, Joe Budden, Yelawolf, Estelle, Busta Rhymes, Eminem, Ludacris, Ace Hood, Blind Fury, and many more. Also, LL COOL J receives the “I AM HIP-HOP” Icon Award. And, Trinidad’s Nicki Minaj is up for six awards.os.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070716/BETNETWORKSLOGO )
BET once again teams up with Cossette Productions, the famed producers of the GRAMMY Awards and the record-setting BET AWARDS shows, to handle production of the telecast.