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BET is planning to give Prince “The Lifetime Achievement” award at their upcoming BET awards ceremony.  Prince, whose career spans over 30 years, will be honored June 27th in Los Angeles.  Prince joins other past honorees which include Whitney Houston, Diana Ross and Al Green. Stephen G. Hill, president of programming, music and specials expresses […]

Rapper T.I. will give his first televised performance since being released from prison on March 26, 2010. The performance will be T.I.’s first appearance on the BET awards show since 2006. T.I. was slated to be the headline performer at the 2007 BET awards in Atlanta, GA but he was arrested hours before the show […]

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Seems like funnyman Steve Harvey has an issue with the IRS that’s no laughing matter.  The IRS filed a $2,159,204 lien against his company Wonder Love, Inc. Harvey’s lawyer Ricky Anderson says the comedian was unaware of the lien and stated, “He’s certainly unable to give any comment. He’s got competent tax counsel in Chicago […]

Coming off of its most successful year ever (number wise,) BET is planning big things for the next 3 quarters in 2010. In a recent press release, BET reveals all of its new line ups and specials that they hope will make 2010 better than 2009. “We have always been in constant conversation with our […]

BET reality stars Tiny and Toya bare almost all for the ink-tastic Urban Ink Magazine on stands right now. The feature, which showcases the ATL ladies scantily clad, allows readers to get an in-depth look at Tiny and Toya as individual women, not merely T.I.’s wife or Lil’ Wayne’s baby’s mother. In addition to gracing […]

Always ready to give credit where it is due, BET Networks is gearing up to present their third annual “BET Honors” event. Being taped on January 16, the actual show will premiere on February 1 at 8 p.m. to kick off Black History Month. Hosted by Gabrielle Union, it is set to take place at […]

As T.I. continues to serve his one year and one day prison sentence, his fiancée Tiny is continuing to hold him down. She accepted two awards for the king at the BET awards in July and the Hip-Hop awards in October, all the while maintaining her status as his leading lady. Now the usually quiet […]

The 2009 BET Hip-Hop awards are scheduled to make their network premier tonight on BET networks. As previously reported, the awards took place October 10 in Atlanta and brought together some of Black Hollywood’s elite.  The awards were hosted by Mike Epps and MC’d by DJ Khaled.  Performers at the event included Wale, Gucci Mane, Goodie M.O.B. and Young […]

The rumors are true! Michael Vick is officially getting his own reality show. The network that brought you “quality family programming” like Frankie & Neffe and Tiny & Toya is expanding their docu- series lineup with a new show focusing on the life and times of Michael Vick. The LA Times reports that his eight-part docu-series is […]