BET Networks has announced a new original, hour-long docu-series featuring the careers and evolution of Beyonce, Chris Brown, Janet Jackson, Nicki Minaj and Trey Songz, titled “THE BET LIFE OF…”
The series will include exclusive on-air interviews, some of the best televised performances and unforgettable moments only captured by BET. Each episode will also feature commentary and one-on-one interviews with some of the industry’s most influential entertainers, television and movie stars, former BET hosts, music executives and the people who worked behind the scenes to create the featured artists best and most memorable on-air moments.
Titled “THE BET LIFE OF…” premieres Tuesday, September 8th at 9 P.M.
The premiere episode features Chris Brown and the evolution of the artist and performer as we’ve gotten to know him today – “From his humble beginnings as a young man from Virginia with hit song ‘Run It’ to an international superstar performing a once-in-a-lifetime tribute to the late Michael Jackson, to facing his fans in an exclusive ‘106&Park’ sit-down interview where he discussed his personal challenges, trials, and path to retribution, as well as Chris Brown the “street art” artist, skilled basketball player and all-around extraordinary performer,” states the press release.
“BET is so fortunate to have been there since the beginning with these amazing artists. It’s been fun looking back at the early years of these superstars; many of whom have their very first look on BET. Through this show you’ll get nostalgic, but also realize the work, dedication and growth to today of your favorite performers,” says Stephen G. Hill, BET President of Programming.
The full season of “THE BET LIFE OF…” will feature the following (Schedule subject to change):
-Chris Brown (Tuesday, September 8th at 9pm)
– Trey Songz (Tuesday, September 15th at 9pm)
– Nicki Minaj (Tuesday, September 22nd at 9pm)
– Janet Jackson (Tuesday, September 29th at 9pm)
– Beyonce (Tuesday, October 6th at 9pm)
Trailer for the series debuted today and is embedded below: