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BET Will Honor The First Family With A Star-Studded Concert Celebration!

The tributes are continuing to pour in for the First Family as their time in the White House comes to a close. It’s no secret the Obamas enjoy music as there were always musical events taking place at the White House.

To send them off with a bang and to show how much they’re appreciated, BET will be honoring the First Family with a concert special which will air Tuesday, November 15 at 9 PM ET/PT.

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Hosted by Terrence J and Regina Hall, expect to see performances from Usher, Jill Scott, Common, The Roots, Bell Biv DeVoe, Busta Rhymes, Janelle Monae, De La Soul, Yolanda Adams, Michelle Williams and KiKi Sheard. There will also be special appearances from Samuel L. Jackson, Jesse Williams and Angela Bassett.

“Our country has been led for the past eight years by an extraordinary President and First Lady,” said Debra Lee, Chairman and CEO, BET Networks.

“We have all witnessed history in the making and I am humbled by this momentous opportunity for BET Networks to join the Obamas for this musical celebration.”

We know this concert special will be one to watch and a great way for the entertainment industry to pay tribute to a groundbreaking First Family.


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Brittney Fennell

Brittney Fennell

Brittney is the Associate Editor of Jawbreaker and a writer who has goals to disrupt culture in ways unseen.