BET announces Prince tribute lineup

Janelle Monae is one of the performers set to honor Prince at the BET Awards later this month.

Story highlights

  • BET hopes to outdo Billboard Music Awards with Prince tribute on June 26
  • Sheila E., Janelle Monae, the Roots and D'Angelo are among scheduled performers

(CNN)BET is trying to make good on its promise to show up the Billboard Music Awards' Prince tribute.

On Tuesday, which happens to be