News: Rick Ross, Busta Rhymes, The-Dream & More Invade "Spring Bling 2009"
Tuesday, Mar 24, 2009 3:20PM
Rick Ross, Busta Rhymes, The-Dream and more have been billed to heat up BET's upcoming "Spring Bling 2009" event this weekend in Florida.
The two-day showcase will be highlighted with a variety of urban entertainers.
Performances and appearances at the Riviera Beach in West Palm Beach will be made by Bobby Valentino, Rick Ross, Bow Wow, The-Dream, Tocarra, Alseha Renee, Busta Rhymes, Soulja Boy, Plies, Samiie, Flo Rida, GS Boyz, Keri Hilson and Gorilla Zoe. (Press Release)
While fans may be unable to attend the event, BET has scheduled spring-based programming.
For two days of non-stop fun, "Spring Bling" fans will experience popular episodes of Revamped (segments showcasing the hottest dance acts across the country, accompanied by live performances); Get To Steppin' (fast-paced competition between the best step teams in the nation); Spring Bling Third Wheel (a unique dating show with a twist) and more. (Hip Hop Press)
Last year's event featured a heavy line-up of popular acts.
"Spring Bling 2008" was ignited with performances by Flo Rida, Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, DJ Khaled, Jim Jones, Soulja Boy, Baby and Webbie. (BET)
This weekend's taping is set to cover various activities happening at the event.
All shows will tape on Saturday, March 28 and Sunday, March 29 and are guaranteed to blow the sand off the beach! The show tapings are open to the public and will include contests, activities and gift giveaways for event attendees. BET's Emmy Award-winning HIV/AIDS campaign Rap-It-Up also partners with the Palm Beach Department of Health and the Comprehensive AIDS Program of Palm Beach County to provide free onsite HIV testing and to distribute important health information. (PR Newswire)[Check out SOHH's "Spring Broke" for videos, music and a celebrity tips for Spring-Breaking on a budget]