At this year's BET Hip Hop Awards, Trina will receive the "I Am Hip Hop" award.
In a press release, the Miami native expresses my gratitude and accepts the BET 2022 I Am Hip Hop Award. "I believe when one woman wins, whether it's in front of the camera or behind the scenes, we all WIN."
Connie Orlando, BET's EVP, Specials, Music Programming, and Music Strategy, spoke glowingly of Trina, highlighting her status as a pioneer and innovator.
Connie Orlando, EVP, Specials, Music Programming, and Music Strategy, said Trina, a multi-talented hip hop artist who has set cultural trends and continues to be passionate about giving back to her community. "She has paved the way for many musicians, and we look forward to honoring her legacy on hip hop's largest stage, the BET Hip Hop Awards 2022."
Master P, Ice Cube, MC Lyte, Lil' Kim, and Lil Wayne are among the previous artists to be honored with the I Am Hip Hop Award. Nelly was named the most recent recipient of the award at the 2021 BET Hip Hop Awards 2021.
The BET Hip Hop Awards 2022 will air on October 4, 2022, at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The event will be hosted by Fat Joe and will feature performances from French Montana, Joey Bada$$, N.O.R.E., Armani White, Bleu, EST Gee, GloRilla, Moneybagg Yo, and others.