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  1. a-wop bop-a-lua a-wop bam-boom!
    Shut Up! and Look at This Photo of Wayne Brady Playing Little RichardThe Let’s Make a Deal host will channel the famous musician on BET’s American Soul.
  2. grammys 2019
    Nicki Minaj Boycotts BET After They Dragged Her in a Cardi B Grammys TweetShe’s also threatened to spill tea on the Grammys producer everyone loves to hate.
  3. roll clip!
    American Soul Clip: Kelly Rowland’s Gladys Knight Doesn’t Have Time for YouIn a very sparkly outfit.
  4. BET Cancels The Rundown With Robin ThedeThe show debuted back in October 2017.
  5. Recapping the Year in Late NightThe field of late night television is more crowded than ever. Beyond the main five network hosts, the crowd of cable hosts is growing larger […]
  6. Sarah Silverman and Robin Thede’s New Talk Shows Both Start StrongConsidering what a boys’ club late night comedy has always been, October 12, 2017 may go down as a historic day, as two new comedy talk shows […]
  7. Chance the Rapper Calls Out Police Brutality, Public Schools in BET Award SpeechMichelle Obama praised the Chicago rapper in a video intro to the award.
  8. Leslie Jones Will Host This Year’s BET AwardsSaturday Night Live’s Leslie Jones just got her first awards show hosting gig. People reports that Jones has signed on to host the 2017 BET […]
  9. BET Orders Shows from Kevin Hart, Wanda Sykes, 50 Cent, and MoreIn addition to ordering a weekly late night show produced by Chris Rock and hosted by Robin Thede, BET has added some more comedy selections to […]
  10. BET Orders a Weekly Late Night Show Produced by Chris Rock and Hosted by […]Former Nightly Show head writer and performer Robin Thede is headed to BET for a new late night show. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the […]
  11. Jesse Williams on How He Plans to Approach 2017 and His BET SpeechThe actor and activist talks about turning a wider eye to his creative endeavors this year.
  12. soul train awards
    Watch Brandy Slay at the Soul Train Awards Her show-stopping performance included “I Wanna Be Down,” “The Boy Is Mine,” and “Full Moon.”
  13. president obama
    The Best of BET’s Obama CelebrationWith Leslie Odom Jr., Usher, Common, and more.
  14. Gabrielle Union Sues BET Over Alleged Being Mary Jane Breach of Contract“We filed this lawsuit because of BET’s outrageous conduct toward its No. 1 star on its highest rated show.”
  15. Tawny Newsome Rounds Out Cast of BET’s ‘Comedy Get Down’ Earlier this year, BET announced Comedy Get Down, a new series from the standup supergroup of George Lopez, Cedric the Entertainer, D.L […]
  16. election 2016
    Melissa Harris-Perry Will Return to TV for BET NewsShe’ll cover the national conventions this month.
  17. poetry
    Alice Walker Wrote a Poem About Jesse Williams and His Powerful BET SpeechShe really liked his speech.
  18. tv
    Tracee Ellis Ross on Black-ish and Her Mother“If anything, at a very young age, I felt like I needed to really be me, in order to earn the attention which was coming my way because I was a part of someone that they loved.”
  19. bet awards 2016
    BET Prince Tribute: Sheila E., Roots, D’AngeloTake that, Madonna.
  20. the industry
    Being Mary Jane Gets The Good Wife Producer As New Showrunner The show has already been renewed for season four.
  21. shade
    BET Drops the Mic on Madonna’s Prince TributeNow, Madonna has responded: “Anyone who wants to do a tribute to Prince is welcome to.”
  22. who?
    Stacey Dash Expounds on Her BET CommentsThe former actress, current pundit takes more shots at the network.
  23. who?
    BET Would Like Its Check Back, Stacey DashHow can Stacey Dash want to get rid of BET when they once paid her rent?
  24. the industry
    Being Mary Jane Renewed for Season 4; New Showrunner UncertainSeries creator and showrunner Mara Brock Akil exited at the end of last season.
  25. the art of trolling
    How BET Punk’d — Yes, Punk’d — Everyone Last NightThe network was never bringing back Uncut.
  26. reboot camp
    BET Is Bringing Back Uncut After 9 YearsSomeone alert Nelly!
  27. nwa
    N.W.A.’s Ice Cube, MC Ren, DJ Yella Reunited for the First Time in DecadesSadly, Dr. Dre didn’t participate.
  28. reunions
    Ice Cube Reuniting N.W.A. for BET Experience ShowMaybe even Dre will show up.
  29. A ‘Punk’d’ Revival Is in the Works at BETAshton Kutcher’s MTV prank show Punk’d is heading back to television. According to THR, BET is reviving the series for a new version “tailored […]
  30. the industry
    BET Is Reviving Punk’d; Justin Timberlake Is Already CryingYou get a revival! And you get a revival!
  31. black girls rock
    Michelle Obama and Everything Else You Missed at BET’s Black Girls RockIncluding performances by Ciara, Jill Scott, Erykah Badu, Estelle, and more.
  32. Chris Rock Jokes About Dr. Dre, Kevin Hart, and Donald Sterling at the BET […]Chris Rock hosted the 2014 BET Awards last night (or as he called it, “the Black World Cup”), and he opened the ceremony with the above solid […]
  33. Lyons: BET’s Being Mary Jane Is a TV Rarity With PromiseThe Gabrielle Union–led drama starts strong.
  34. Chris Rock Joins the Cast of BET’s ‘Real Husbands of Hollywood’ Chris Rock is coming back to TV for his first regular on-camera series role in over a decade. HipHollywood reports that Rock has joined the […]
  35. the networks are dying
    BET’s Real Husbands Appears to Be a Monster HitIt was seen by more people than any of the new shows on ABC and Fox Tuesday.
  36. beefs
    Rick Ross and Young Jeezy Got Into a Physical Fight Funkmaster Flex live-tweeted it. 
  37. pilots
    BET Orders Kelly Rowland SitcomShe plays a relationship blogger. 
  38. pilots 2012
    BET Green-lights Pilot From The Game CreatorSingle Black Female is about an Atlanta talk-show host.
  39. ratings
    The CW-Canceled The Game Gets Great Ratings for BETFollowing getting axed after three years, the sitcom gets record-breaking ratings.
  40. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: Jerry Seinfeld Shows No Loyalty to Bill GatesPlus, Russell Brand attempts to replace President Obama as the anti-ambassador to Las Vegas, on our regular late-night roundup.
  41. the industry
    Industry Roundup: Anna Friel, Wolf ParadePlus: BET to bring back ‘The Game.’
  42. awards
    Kanye West Skips BET AwardsHe got a call like where are you Yeezy?
  43. R.I.P. ‘Rap City’BET bets viewers are more interested in what happens behind the industry scenes than the actual music its producing.
  44. the industry
    Drew Carey: Come on Down!Plus industry news on Y: The Last Man, Hot Ghetto Mess, and BAM’s Bridge Project.