Thursday, February 12, 2009
Beyonce, Stevie Wonder, will.i.am do Image Awards
Fox TV says Beyonce, Stevie Wonder and will.i.am are among the performers set for Thursday's NAACP Image Awards.
They join previously announced singers Jennifer Hudson and Seal, Fox said Wednesday. Other celebrities scheduled to take part include Academy Award nominee Taraji P. Henson ("The Curious Case of Benjamin Button") and Sean "Diddy" Combs.
Halle Berry and screenwriter-actor Tyler Perry are hosts of the 40th annual Image Awards, airing Thursday from 8-10 p.m. EST on Fox.
The awards coincide with the 100th anniversary of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People and will kick off a yearlong centennial celebration. - AP