One of the most anticipated elements of the annual BET Hip Hop Awards are the rounds of cyphers featuring some of the hottest stars in rap music and a few of the rising emcees making a name for themselves. This year’s full lineup of participants have been revealed, and the cyphers feature a mixture of all-stars, veterans, rookies, and a group of unexpected entertainers.
Cypher 1: Wax, Rapsody, Emis Killa, Rittz, Jon Connor
Cypher 2: (A$AP Mob) A$AP Ferg, A$AP Twelvy, A$AP Nast, A$AP Ant, A$AP Rocky
Cypher 3: Action Bronson, Star Life Breezy, Travi$ Scott, Tiffany Foxx, Lil Kim
Cypher 4: (Slaughterhouse) Joell Ortiz, Crooked I, Royce da 5’9″, Joe Budden
Cypher 5: (TDE) ScHoolboy Q, Jay Rock, Ab-Soul, Isaiah Rashad, Kendrick Lamar
Cypher 6 : (Real Husbands of Hollywood) Kevin Hart (Chocolate Drop), Nick Cannon, Nelly, Boris Kodjoe, Dwayne Martin, J.B. Smoove
Cypher 7: Asia Sparks, Bad Lucc, Problem, Astro
The BET Hip Hop Awards will air on October 15th at 8 p.m. EST.
Watch the first released cypher featuring Asia Sparks, Bad Lucc, Problem and Astro below.