A host for the 2018 BET Awards has been announced!

The host is none other than actor, singer, and host of game show Beat Shazam, Jamie Foxx!

This will be Foxx’s second time hosting the event as he previously hosted the 2009 BET Awards.

he exciting announcement comes just one week after the nominations for this year’s BET Awards were announced.

Both DJ Khaled and Kendrick Lamar are leading the nominations this year! DJ Khaled has six nominations while Lamar follows with five nominations.

Last year, comedian and actress, Leslie Jones hosted the annual award show.

Will you be tuning into the 2018 BET Awards this year? You can watch it all go down on Sunday, June 24th at 8PM EST/5PM PST!

For the full list of nominees, click here!

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