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Mariah Carey, Jennifer Hudson and More Tapped to Perform at BET Honors

February 7, 2014 (2:24 am) GMT
The two stars will also be joined by Tamar Braxton, Smokey Robinson and Wayne Brady at the event that will be taped on Saturday, February 8 and premiere in the U.S. on February 24.

and are among A-list musicians who will perform at the 2014 BET Honors. Other performers at the annual event include , and Wayne Brady.

BET Honors celebrates the achievements of notable African Americans in music, literature, entertainment, media, service and education. This year's ceremony will take place at the Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C. on Saturday, February 8.

Honorees include singer , rapper/actor , Motown Records founder Berry Gordy, American Express CEO Ken Chenault, and visual artist Carrie Mae Weems. , Mack Wilds, Rev. Al Sharpton and "" actor Joe Morton will serve as presenters while Brady will also take the stage as a host.

The event will premiere in the U.S. during Black History Month on Monday, February 24. It will later air on BET's international network on February 28. Ticket sales for the show will benefit the Women Veterans Interactive (WVI), an organization that provides housing options and support for veterans and their families.

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