Nas, Drake & Pharrell Link for BET’s Haiti Benefit
A slew of hip-hop’s biggest stars will be uniting this week for SOS: Saving Ourselves: Help for Haiti, a live TV special aimed at raising money for the earthquake stricken nation.
Set to air this Friday, February 5, the show will be hosted by Diddy, Pharrell Williams and Queen Latifah. The star-studded event will feature performances by Nas, Drake, Mary J. Blige, Ludacris, Akon, Chris Brown, Busta Rhymes and a special tribute by Wyclef Jean. Proceeds will go to Clef’s Yele Hait Foundation, CARE, Project Mediashare and Childrens Safe Drinking Water.
SOS is scheduled to air on Friday at 8 p.m. EST on BET. Fans in the Los Angeles area can purchase tickets to the benefit on ticketmaster.com. —Elan Mancini