Chris Rock Set to Host 2014 BET Awards
This will be the first time the “Everybody Hates Chris” star has hosted the award show. Stephen Hill president of Music Programming and Specials at BET stated, “Mr. Rock is a comedic genius with a rapier wit who is a keen observer of pop culture.”
In related news, Drake, Jay Z and Beyonce are all nominees with 5 mentions, while Pharrell and August Alsina have four nominees.
The show will be broadcast live on Sunday, June 29 at 8 p.m. on BET.