(AllHipHop News) A variety of A-list rappers will hit the stage during the 2012 ESPYS, which will take place on July 11.
The 20th annual event, which takes place at Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live in Los Angeles, gathers top celebrities from the sports and entertainment worlds, to honor the past year’s achievements in sports.
This year, rap will be among the highlights of the 2012 award show.
Singer Miguel and rapper Big K.R.I.T. will perform at a pre-party that will be DJ’s by former NFL player Eddie George.
The Allen Stone Band will perform live on Nokia Plaza on Wednesday.
Nas has been tapped to perform new songs from his album Life is Good throughout the show.
Singer/rapper Lauryn Hill will give a special performance with legendary DJ, Biz Markie for the post-party.
This year’s ESPYS will be hosted by actor/comedian Rob Riggle, known for roles on “The Daily Show,” “Hangover,” “The Other Guys” and other popular movies.
The 2012 ESPYS, which are dictated by fans’ votes, will be televised live on Wednesday, July 11, at 9 p.m.