14th June, 2013
Nigerian Pop star, 2Face Idibia and rapper Ice Prince Zamani have been nominated for the Best International Act–Africa category at the forthcoming BET Awards 2013.
The two Nigerians will battle for the honour with four other African artistes at the awards ceremony taking place on 30 June at the Nokia Theatre L.A Live, Los Angeles, United States. Others in contention for the award are Toya Delazy (South Africa), Donald (South Africa), R2Bees (Ghana) and Radio and Weasel (Uganda).
BET Awards 2013 will see Hollywood’s biggest stars come together to celebrate the accomplishments of their peers in music, sports and film. It will be hosted by American actor and comedian, Chris Tucker, while leading Hollywood actresses, Angela Bassett and Gabrielle Union have also been revealed as among guest presenters at the ceremony.
This year will be a three-day weekend filled with comedy, gospel and soulful music concerts, seminars, film screenings, “106 & PARK” tapings and so much.
The festivities and excitement will expand with the first-ever BET Experience at L.A. LIVE!
The BET Awards 2013 will premiere 2 July on BET’s international network in the UK and Africa, reaching more than 13 million households in more than 50 countries.