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Nicki Minaj, Justin Bieber and Bruno Mars Added to 2011 BET Awards Line-Up

June 24, 2011 (7:45 am) GMT
The other newly-revealed guests at the June 26 awards show include Queen Latifah, Taraji P. Henson, Big Sean and Ne-Yo.

More big stars have been tapped to make merry this year's BET Awards. Among those newly-announced guests are "Super Bass" rapstress , "Never Say Never" singer and "Just the Way You Are" crooner .

Minaj is up for three kudos this year, vying for Best Female Hip-Hop Artist in one category. Mars, meanwhile, receives two nods; Best Male R&B Artist and Best New Artist. As for Bieber, he doesn't get any nomination but is well known for his works with a number of black musicians like and .

At the upcoming awards show, Minaj, Bieber and Mars are going to join the likes of , , , , and . Also listed in the line-up are , , , , , , , , Green, and .

Honoring the best in music and movie, 2011 BET Awards will air live from Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium on June 26 with as a host. Special honorees are for Lifetime Achievement Award and for Humanitarian Award.

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