Chaka Khan hits a homerun with her acceptance speech for Musical Arts, reflecting on her career and encouraging everyone to help each other. Photo: Kris Connor/Getty Images for BET
Alicia Keys, Erykah Badu, Brandy, Mint Condition, Jimmy Jam, Wayne Brady, Lesisi, the SOS Band and Terry Lewis performed this past Saturday at the BET Honors 2013 at the Warner Theatre in Washington, DC, which will be aired during Black History Month on February 11.
Hosted by Gabrielle Union, this year’s honorees include Academy Award winning actress Halle Berry, music executive and entrepreneur “Godfather of Black Music” Clarence Avant, spiritual educator T.D. Jakes, 10-time Grammy award winner and international music icon Chake Khan, and three-time WNBA MVP and four-time Olympic gold medalist Lisa Leslie.
For more information and photos from last night’s show, visit www.bet.com/bethonors.