Thu 20 Jun 2013
This year’s star power at the BET Awards just got bigger. The network has announced that Justin Timberlake has been added as a performer for this month’s event. With The 20/20 Experience album sitting comfortably on the charts nearing double-platinum status, Timberlake is nominated four times including “Video of the Year” for his “Suit & Tie” collaboration with Jay-Z.
J.T. joins previously announced performers Nicki Minaj, Mariah Carey, Chris Brown, R. Kelly, Kendrick Lamar, Miguel, Ciara, and India.Arie. Hosted by actor/comedian Chris Tucker, the BET Awards 2013 goes down on Sunday, June 30 live from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles at 8 p.m. EST.