Joey Bada$$ Pays Homage To Fallen Rappers At 2022 BET Hip Hop Awards
Written by B87FM on October 5, 2022
After going through a number of delays and backend difficulties, Joey Bada$$ lastly blessed followers together with his highly anticipated project “2000” again in July. Since then, the Brooklyn rapper has been flexing his performing expertise in reveals like Powerbook III: Elevating Kanan whereas his loyal listeners take pleasure in his newest musical labor of affection.
On Tuesday (October 4), Joey returned to the stage on the 2022 BET Hip Hop Awards to carry out his emotionally charged observe “Head Excessive” from his new album 2000.
In the course of the passionate efficiency, the Oscar successful star was surrounded by again dancers rocking black hoodies with the names of slain rappers PnB Rock, Nipsey Hussle, XXXtentacion, Tupac Shakur, Pop Smoke, King Von & extra plastered on the again.
Joey wrapped up his efficiency asking followers to carry one another accountable for preserving one another protected. Upon the preliminary launch of “Head Excessive,” Bada$$ stated in an announcement “This is likely one of the greatest, purest, realest tracks I’ve ever made and I’m fulfilled to lastly share it with the world.” He added, This one is for Nip, X, Pop and each younger black man who’s life was taken away means too quickly. That is for everybody who has to navigate life every day with their head on a swivel.”
Fat Joe hosted this 12 months’s BET Hip Hop Awards, whereas Trina acquired her flowers, taking house the “I Am Hip Hop” honor. So far as performances go, newcomer Armani White graced the stage and introduced out NORE to carry out a medley of their hits, whereas Pusha T and brother Malice blessed viewers with a Clipse reunion.
Other performers at this years BET Hip Hop Awards included GloRilla, Pusha T, Joey Bada$$ and extra. Share your ideas beneath.