Press Release

BET Brings Heat This Fall with Three Fiery October Premieres

October 9, 2018 at 12:59 PM EDT

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 9, 2018-- The biggest night in hip hop kicks off on Tuesday, October 16th at 8PM ET/PT when comedian Deray Davis hosts the BET HIP HOP AWARDS 2018. Tune in for front row seats as global rap superstar Lil Wayne receives the night’s highest honor, the I AM HIP HOP award and Cardi B., T.I., Lil Baby, LilDuval and more take the stage for can’t miss performances.

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Dezmon Gilmore

The epic night continues at 10PM, ET/PT as BET heads to Brooklyn, New York for the premiere of HUSTLE IN BROOKLYN, a new reality series that tracks a group of ambitious Millennials in the pursuit of personal and professional success.

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Media Contacts:
Jamie Owens

Things get real on October 23 at 11PM ET/PT with BET's newest after-dark premiere, RAQ RANTS,which features TMZ breakout personality Raquel Harper. Raquel takes her unfiltered, unapologetic interview approach from the studio to the streets covering the latest in news and pop culture with visits from some of entertainment’s most illustrious names.

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Giovanna Desselle

Source: BET Networks

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