The man born James Todd Smith joins Chris Brown and Rae Sremmurd as the top-billed talent performing at STAPLES Center during the BET Experience, which goes down June 21-24 at LA Live in downtown Los Angeles. Pre-sale tickets are now available; the general on sale begins this Friday, April 20, at 10 a.m. local time. Grab your tickets to all BET Experience events right here on AXS.com.
Although the full list of performers has yet to be announced, we know many of the artists who will participate in the three-day concert series taking place at STAPLES Center (get three-day tickets for all STAPLES shows by clicking here). Joined by DJ Z-Trip, LL Cool J will get the party started on Thursday, June 21 alongside Ludacris, Ne-Yo and other artists to be announced. Chris Brown headlines STAPLES the following day, June 22; he will be joined by rising R&B stars SZA and Ella Mai. The series wraps up on Saturday, June 23 with a new school rap party featuring Rae Sremmurd, Ferg, Nipsey Hussle, Playboi Carti, Kamaiyah and WondaGurl.
In addition to the aforementioned performances, the 2018 BET Experience will also feature a celebrity basketball game, genius talks, celebrity dodgeball, interactive activations, live editions of BET shows and a free fan fest. Find out full details here.
Between the concerts, special events, guest speakers and activations, you'll want to clear your schedule to catch it all. Follow the links below to get tickets to the individual shows at the BET Experience or treat yourself to an all-inclusive VIP package by clicking here.
2018 BET Experience STAPLES Center Concerts (3-day Tickets)
LL Cool J feat. DJ Z-Trip, Ludacris and Ne-Yo - June 21, 7pm (Tickets)
Chris Brown, SZA and Ella Mai - June 22, 7pm (Tickets)
Rae Sremmurd, Ferg, Nipsey Hussle, Playboi Carti, Kamaiyah and WondaGurl - June 23, 7pm (Tickets)