Wu-Tang Clan, Iconic Woman Tribute Added To BET Hip-Hop Honors Lineup

The Wu-Tang Clan have been added to the bill of the 2008 BET Hip-Hop Awards it was announced today.

The New York collective are slated to appear on the broadcast for their first public appearance as a group since members of the rap outfit verbally jousted over the direction of their last LP, 8 Diagrams.

In addition to a reunited Wu, the telecast will also feature a tribute to “Iconic Woman In Hip-Hop.” No names have been given as of press time for the female tribute.

Jadakiss will serve as the house MC, announcing the festivities as they take place. And DJ Drama will be the resident spin doctor.

The 2008 BET Hip-Hop Awards take place in Atlanta, Georgia and will be hosted by Katt Williams. The program airs Thursday, October 23 at 8PM on BET. Other guests include Lil Wayne, Young Jeezy, Common, Ludacris and T-Pain.—Anthony Thomas

  • avon

    i bet we wont get to see the entire wu some of them ego-driven niggras wont show i would bet the house tony starks wont be there

    • BIGNAT

      ghost would rather do a show and get paid

  • EReal

    You mean HipHop AWARDS and Iconic WOMEN right?

    *SMH* Interns…

  • http://www.classandgrime.com RCV

    I seriously hope all eight remaining members show up and rip the show.

  • Shawn.Blaze

    Hopefully Wu will class up a terrible award show mostly filled with bums like Plies and Rick Ross.

  • http://xxlmag.com jmill1224

    I hope BET dont manage to fuck this one up!

  • TonyStackz

    Damn I Got so much fuckin luv for the
    wu but i won’t even get my hopes high
    cause some of those niggaz will start
    ego-trippin’ at the last minute as usual but if they all show up they should bring cappadonna with them r.i.p
    ODB!!!

  • capcobra

    leave it to wu to fuck up a good opportunity.

  • El Tico Loco

    I don’t care who’s there as as Methodman shows up. He’s the source of energy in their shows sometimes RZA and Ghost but Meth owns the crowd when it comes to a WuTang show.

  • http://XXL TheGodJustice

    WORD LIFE FAM!! NOW THIS WILL DEFINITELY BE AN HONOR I’LL BE WAITING FOR SINCE VH1 HONORED THEM 2 YEARS AGO.

    But XXL, if this is about the CLAN, why is there just a pic of GHOSTFACE?? I just got finished to BIG DOE REHAB as a matter of fact too.

  • http://xxl.co.uk SCRAPZ

    dis years show shud b da shit! but wen dey get ppl 2 honour dem by performin their songs, dey gonna choose sum shit rappers