BET to honor Janet Jackson
BET will honor Janet Jackson with its inaugural Ultimate Icon: Music Dance Visual honor during its annual awards show telecast on Sunday, the network announced on Tuesday.
Jackson will be feted with a special dance tribute from Ciara, Jason Derulo and Tinashe, artists who pull deeply from Jackson’s work.
The BET Awards air live from the Microsoft Theater, formerly the Nokia Theater at L. A. Live, at 8 p. m.