BET Awards 2023 returning to LA in June


The BET Awards 2023 is making its way back to LA on Sunday, June 25. This go-round, a special celebration of hip-hop’s 50th anniversary is in store. 

“We are thrilled to be back in LA for BET Awards 2023 and to celebrate a huge cultural milestone – the 50th Anniversary of Hip Hop,” BET’s Connie Orlando said in a statement. “For five decades, Hip Hop has not only influenced American culture but has become a global phenomenon and one of the most influential musical genres of our lifetime. From music to fashion, art, and entertainment, we are honored to have always provided a platform for Hip Hop to thrive. We look forward to paying tribute to the pioneers and innovators as we amplify the new generation of Hip Hop artists like only BET can.”

This announcement marks the first of many about the upcoming BET Awards. Updates can be monitored on


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