LOS ANGELES, May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- BET Networks announces this year's BET Awards '13 official nominees, as well as the Cadillac Lifetime Achievement Award recipient at a special press conference in Los Angeles.
Hosted by Stephen G. Hill, BET Networks' President of Music Programming and Specials, the BET Awards '13 press conference will include appearances by BET Awards '13 host, comedian and actor Chris Tucker and additional announcements by Grammy award-winning singer Chris Brown, platinum recording artist Kendrick Lamar and singer and television personality Tamar Braxton.
The BET Awards '13 will broadcast live from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 8:00 p.m.* ET/PT on BET Networks. For more information and a list of other activities and performances during the BET Experience at L.A. LIVE, visit www.betexperience.com.
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About BET Awards:
Established in 2001, the BET AWARDS continues to be one of the most watched awards shows on cable television according to the Nielsen Company reaching an average of 7.5 million viewers annually. The franchise remains the #1 program in cable television history, among African-Americans. Each year, the BET AWARDS recognizes the distinguished achievements of artists, entertainers and athletes in a number of diverse categories, including film, sports and music.
SOURCE BET Networks