(AllHipHop News) BET is gearing up for the 2012 Hip-Hop Awards, which honors the top artists in the genre for the past year.
Today (September 12), BET will make a special announcement regarding the 2012 Hip-Hop Awards during the hit countdown show 106 & Park.
During the show, the 2012 Hip-Hop Awards nominees will be announced, as well as this year's host.
Additionally, A$AP Rocky and CashOut, two of the year's standout artists, will perform "106 & Park."
Last years Hip-Hop Awards took place in Atlanta and featured performances by Roscoe Dash, Meek Mill, Rick Ross, Big Sean, Lupe Fiasco and others, while comedian Mike Epps returned as host.
Tune in to "106 & Park" today at 6:00PM to catch the nominees and the performances.