The 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards went down on Saturday (October 1) in Atlanta; and while T.I.’s performance alongside Young Jeezy was one of the evening’s highlights, after last’s year’s ciphers introduction, fans are anticipating what’s in store this year.
In anticipation of the airing of the show on October 11th, BET has released a pair of the ceremony’s cyphers.
The first clip (above) features Gilbert Forte, Chris Sutton, XV and Jay Rock spitting bars over beats spun by DJ Premier; and in the second (below) Rico Staxx, Wais P, Termanology, Sean Cross and French Montana.
The 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards will air on Tuesday (October 11) at 8pm ET on BET. Mike Epps serves as the show’s host.