Mariah Carey, Jennifer Hudson and Janelle Monae To Perform At BET Honors 2014

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Mariah Carey, Jennifer Hudson and Janelle Monae are among the artists set to perform at BET Honors 2014. Tamar Braxton, Karen Clarke Sheard and Smokey Robinson have been confirmed to perform tributes at the annual awards show established to celebrate the achievements of distinguished African Americans.

This ceremony will honor the likes of Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin, Motown Records Founder Berry Gordy, American Express CEO Ken Chenault and artist/actor Ice Cube. Past honorees included Whitney Houston, Jamie Foxx, Queen Latifah and P. Diddy. Tapped as the presenters this year are artists Ludacris and Mack Wilds, actor Jow Morton from “Scandal” and Rev. Al Sharpton with Brady doubling as host.

Proceeds from the BET event held  at the Warner Theatre in Washington D.C. will benefit the Women Veterans Interactive (WVI), an organization that provides housing options and support for vererans and their families.

Catch the BET Honors on Feb. 24 at 9/8c on BET!