It’s about that time again. The time you’ve all been waiting for BET’s Hip Hop Awards. This year, the eighth year of the award show will be hosted by Snoop Dogg or Uncle Snoop as he’s known by his friends and peers in the industry. Here’s what Snoop had to say about the opportunity to host the show:
“I’m excited to be hosting this year’s ‘BET Hip Hop Awards 2013,’ We’re going to have fun this year and I will make it a show to remember, ya dig?! I’ll be giving a ton of surprises, showcasing my exclusive GGN News clips and bringing all my nieces and nephews to the stage for an exciting night of hip-hop.”
THe show will be filmed at the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center in Atlanta, Georgia on Saturday, September 28 and will air on the network on Tuesday, October 15.
As is tradition, this year’s award show will include the notorious cyphers where MCs battle each other spitting 16 bars.
If you’re wondering if your favorite Hip Hop artist was included in the nominations this year, check out the complete list on the next page.