The 2021 BET Awards are just a few days away! With performances sure to set the stage ablaze and nominees coming to sweep, allow us to get you ready for the biggest celebration in music and culture.
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With this year being the "Year of the Black Woman," Megan Thee Stallion and Cardi B are leading the way for the nominees. Multi-hyphenate Queen Latifah is being honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award and rising stars, Tone Stith and Bree Runway will be gracing the Amplified Stage. With that being said, here's the only playlist to kick off the 2021 BET Awards.
Starring with Tone and Bree, check out his single, "FWM" and her single, "ATM" featuring Missy Elliott. Throw in Queen Latifah's "Ladies First" and follow up with Jazmine Sullivan's "Lost One" and "On It."
Get out of your feelings with Roddy Ricch's "Late At Night" and his collab with DaBaby, "Rockstar." Slide in with Drake's "Laugh Now Cry Later" and follow that up with SZA's "Good Days."
Switch it up with H.E.R.'s Oscar-winning song, "Fight For You" and Kirk Franklin and Lil Baby's joint, "We Win." Slow it back down with Giveon's "Like I Want You" and run up Bri Steves' "Anti Queen." Round off the playlist with singles burning up the charts like Silk Sonic's "Leave The Door Open," and the incomparable single from Cardi B feat. Megan Thee Stallion, "WAP."
The 2021 BET Awards airs live in color this Sunday, June 27 at 8PM ET. Check out all of our coverage on this year's show here.