BET Awards 2016 Throw Shade at Madonna’s Prince Tribute! (VIDEO)
The controversial memorial (which included a surprise appearance by Stevie Wonder) struck a chord with many fans of the Purple One, including BET, which threw major shade at the show.
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Just moments after the 57-year-old vocalist took the stage, the BET Awards Twitter account released a promo for the BET Awards 2016 and announced it would also honor Prince — and apparently do a better job than the “Like a Virgin’ crooner.
In the 15-second clip, the show’s date and time are revealed, followed by the tagline, “Yeah we saw that. Don’t worry. We got you.”
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Sounds like BET aims to raise the bar with their Prince tribute — and we’ll be watching to see if they do!
The BET Awards 2016 airs Sunday, June 26 at 8.p.m. ET on BET.