Last month, Turner and the NBA announced Drake – platinum-selling recording artist and multi-faceted entertainer – as host of the first-ever NBA Awards on TNT, airing Monday, June 26, with coverage beginning at 9 p.m. ET. The inaugural event, held at Basketball City at Pier 36 in New York City, will be the NBA’s official annual award show to honor all of the league’s top performers on one night for the first time.
The league announced on Thursday (May 25) that the Queens rapper will be performing at the inaugural ceremony, taking place at New York’s Basketball City at Pier 36.
Nicki also confirms the news on the gram.