Last.fm Trends: Music’s Heavyweights Battle At The BET Awards 2011
This year’s BET Awards takes place this Sunday June 26 in Los Angeles, and it’s set to be huge. Once more the awards brings together performers from across the spectrum of urban music.
Representing R&B, Chris Brown‘s 1,412,209 listeners dwarf Justin Bieber‘s 515,690. In a case of protégée and patron, rap stars Nicki Minaj and Lil’ Wayne respectively have 633,695 and 1,845,403 listeners apiece.
Two-thirds of Destiny’s Child are due to perform, but Beyoncé surpasses both Kelly Rowland and all the other BET performers: with a huge 49,647,020 plays from 2,082,193 listeners, she should bring down the house at the Shrine Auditorium.