Busta Rhymes will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award at this year’s BET Awards.
According to Billboard, Busta Rhymes will be honored by his peers on Sunday (June 25), and artists like Coi LeRay and Rah Digga will be paying tribute to his thirty-year career during the event.
Busta Rhymes will become the third rapper to be honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Previous Hip Hop honorees included Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs and Queen Latifah.
“Busta Rhymes is a multifaceted, award-winning artist who has mesmerized audiences for decades with his original hip-hop sound and one-of-a-kind visuals,” Scott Mills, CEO of BET, said in a statement to Billboard. “He continues to leave an indelible mark on the culture that we hold dear, and it is with great pride that we present this year’s lifetime achievement award to a visionary, a master of rhyme and a true pioneer.”