Will Smith Set to Debut New Song at 2024 BET Awards

Will Smith Set to Debut New Song at 2024 BET Awards

Will Smith is gearing up to perform his latest track at the 2024 BET Awards, scheduled for June 30 in Los Angeles.

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air star will take the stage on Sunday, joining a lineup that includes performances by Ice Spice, Ms. Lauryn Hill, Tyla, and Victoria Monét.

“From his start as a rapper to The Fresh Prince to being a box office king as one of the Bad Boys, Will Smith is truly a global icon, and we are honored to welcome him back to grace the BET Awards stage,” said Connie Orlando, EVP Specials, Music Programming & Music Strategy at BET.

Smith recently made headlines with his musical comeback, collaborating with Sean Paul on the track “Light ‘Em Up” for the soundtrack of his latest movie, Bad Boys: Ride or Die. In April, the I Am Legend star surprised fans with a live performance at Coachella, joining Colombian singer J Balvin during his set.

Will Smith’s illustrious music career includes four Grammy Awards: Best Rap Performance for “Parents Just Don’t Understand” (1989), Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group for “Summertime” (1992), Best Rap Solo Performance for “Men in Black” (1998), and Best Rap Solo Performance for “Gettin’ Jiggy wit It” (1999).

The 2024 BET Awards promises to be a memorable night with Smith’s highly anticipated performance. The event, hosted by Taraji P. Henson, will also honor Usher with the Lifetime Achievement Award, celebrating his enduring influence on the music industry.

Fans eagerly await Smith’s return to the stage, where he will showcase his new music alongside some of the biggest names in the industry. The BET Awards, known for its spectacular performances and star-studded guest list, is set to be one of the most talked-about events of the year.

Mark your calendars for June 30 and get ready to witness Will Smith’s electrifying performance at the 2024 BET Awards. Stay tuned for more updates and highlights from this highly anticipated event.