Busta Rhymes, Jim Jones, Juelz Santana Added To Hip-Hop Honors Mix

Busta Rhymes, Jim Jones, and Juelz Santana are among the many names that have been added to appear at the 2008 “VH1 Hip-Hop Honors” showcase.

In addition, Cee-Lo, Chuck D, Gym Class Heroes and actors Sanaa Lathan and Michael Rapaport are scheduled to attend.

The main honorees, as previously announced, include Slick Rick, De La Soul, Cypress Hill, Too $hort, and Naughty by Nature. Tracy Morgan is set to return as host. Lil Wayne and Big Boi are among those who will perform.

The fifth annual telecast of “VH1 Hip-Hop Honors” will premiere Monday, October 6 on VH1 and VH1 Soul. The full stream of the show will then be available on hiphop.vh1.com the following day. Taping for “VH1 Hip-Hop Honors” takes place Thursday, October 2 in New York at the Hammerstein Ballroom.—LaTisha Robbins

  • styles11

    Seriously Jim jones is not hip hop these niggas should be serious about this shit they got legends up there like Too Short and they gettin Jim Jones on the stage man thats some bull someone should stomp the organisers for trying to save money by going for these wannabes

  • styles11

    First

  • El Tico Loco

    5 years and already tryna water the shit down. SMH

  • UNCLE SAM

    Are these motherfuckers serious? Jones? Santana? Whoever put that shit together is crackin rocks for real.