Contact Us

DJ Khaled to Host 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards: ‘It’s a Huge Honor’

DJ Khaled Grateful Two Weeks at No. 1
Jerritt Clark, Getty Images

DJ Khaled will host the BET Hip Hop Awards for a second year.

Khaled confirmed the news on Instagram and issued a statement via a press release about his hosting duties.

“I am so excited to host the BET Hip Hop Awards for a second year,” the statement reads. “This is such an iconic show that highlights the hustle of hip hop artists in the industry. It is a huge honor to be a part of a night that pays homage to some of the greatest talent of our generation and I’m looking forward to the amazing performances and tributes. You know I’ll be bringing the cloth talk and the keys, Hip Hop Awards 2017 is going to be major!”

This year’s awards will take place in Miami. Khaled, Kendrick Lamar and Cardi B lead this year’s nominations with nine each, while JAY-Z and Chance the Rapper each have five nominations.

The BET Hip Hop Awards will air on Oct. 10 at 8 p.m. ET. See a full list of the nominees here.

 

50 Greatest West Coast Hip-Hop Artists of All Time

Best of Hot 99.1

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://hot991.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Hot MVPs quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Hot MVPs contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.