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Monica, Brandy Confirmed for BET’s Black Girls Rock!


Photo Credit: Tyler KohlhoffMonica and Brandy are among the latest entertainers announced as taking part in BET’s Black Girls Rock 2016.

The entertainers will take stage during the upcoming event, taking place Friday, April 1 at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center in Newark, New Jersey. They will be joined by Jazmine Sullivan, Andra Day, Marsha Ambrosius, Corinne Bailey Rae and Gladys Knight, who will receive the Living Legend Award.

The show will also see Rihanna being honored with the Rock Star Award. Other honorees include TV mogul Shonda Rhimes, The Walking Dead actress Danai Gurira, actress and activist Amandla Stenberg and Black Lives Matter founder Patrisse Cullors, among others.

Hosted by Tracee Ellis Ross, the ceremony will air Tuesday, April 5, 2016 at 8 p.m. ET on BET.

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