VH1 To Spotlight Jay-Z, Lil Kim During Black History Month

VH1 will celebrate Black History month, by featuring

various African-American performers. VH1 will premiere two new episode's of

the series "Driven," spotlighting Lil Kim and Jay-Z.

"Driven: Jay-Z," will premiere February

9 at 9:00 PM EST and "Driven: Lil Kim," will debut one week later

on February 16 at 9:00 PM EST.

The network will also feature the poets of Russell

Simmons' Def Poetry Jam On Broadway in special public service announcements

throughout February.

The network will also rerun their original movie,

"Too Legit: The MC Hammer Story," as well as Behind The Music specials

on Dr. Dre, Sean Combs and The Notorious B.I.G.