T.I. Tapped To Perform At 2010 BET Awards

(AllHipHop News) Rapper T.I. will give his first televised performance since being released from prison, during this year’s BET Awards, organizers have announced. T.I. will join a list of performers that includes Sean “Diddy” Combs and Dirty Money, Drake, Nicki Minaj, Trey Songz and others. The performance will be T.I.’s first appearance at the awards show since 2006. A year later, in October of 2007, the rapper was slated to headline the annual 2007 awards show, but he was arrested attempting to buy machine guns with silencers. In related news, R&B singer John Legend will be the recipient of BET’s Humanitarian Award, due to his work to end poverty through education. The 2010 BET Awards, which will be hosted by famed rapper/actress Queen Latifah, airs live from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on Sunday, June 27th.