Jamie Foxx to host BET Awards
Oscar winner and "Soloist" star Jamie Foxx will host the ninth BET Awards at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on June 28.
Foxx was himself a recipient of a BET Award in 2006 for best collaboration with Ludacris for the song "Unpredictable."
The awards show, which will be broadcast live on BET, will also feature performances by Maxwell and Ne-Yo, and the O'Jays will receive a lifetime achievement award.
-- Patrick Kevin Day