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Jan082013

Erykah Badu, Alicia Keys, Brandy Among Performers for BET Honors 2013

Universal Music Group/Paige ParsonThe lineup for the BET Honors 2013 special has been revealed, and the performers include Erykah Badu, Alicia Keys, Brandy, Ledisi, Mint Condition and the SOS Band.  They'll be on hand to celebrate the outstanding achievements of the 2013 honorees, Chaka Khan, Halle Berry, T.D. Jakes, music exec Clarence Avant and three-time WNBA MVP Lisa Leslie.

Gabrielle Union will host this year's ceremony, which will be filmed January 12 at Washington, D.C.'s Warner Theatre.  The show, which will also include performances from Wayne Brady, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis, will air Feb. 11, during Black History Month.

Proceeds from the BET Honors 2013 special will go to the non-profit group Life Pieces to Masterpieces, Inc., which provides opportunities for African-American boys and young men in the Washington, D.C. area.

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