Lizzo, Latto, Chlöe, and more announced as performers at the 2022 BET Awards

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The stars are going to be out in full force at the BET Awards this year.

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The 2022 BET Awards announced their first round of performers as the who’s who of the Hip Hop, R&B, and Pop world is set to grace the stage at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

Artists set to perform include Babyface, Chance The Rapper, Chlöe, Doechii, Ella Mai, Fireboy DML, GIVĒON, Jack Harlow, Joey Bada$$, Maverick City Music x Kirk Franklin, Latto, Lizzo, Muni Long, and Roddy Ricch. Additionally, up-and-comers GoGo Marrow and OGI will perform on the BET Amplified Stage.

This year’s star-studded show will be hosted by award-winning actor, writer, director, producer, and philanthropist, Taraji P. Henson, live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, June 26, 2022, and will be broadcast on BET at 8PM ET/PT.

Doja Cat leads the way this year with a total of six nominations. Ari Lennox and Drake follow right behind in second place with four nominations each, while Baby Keem, Silk Sonic, Chlöe, Future, H.E.R., Jazmine Sullivan, Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, Lil Baby, Mary J. Blige, and Tems each received three nominations.

Check out the complete list of nominees at the 2022 BET Awards right here.

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