Diddy is popularly known for his influence in the music industry and charitable works.

He will be awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at this year's BET Awards.

BET's CEO Scott Mills commended the talented record producer.

Mills called him a pioneering force in the black community.

BET associates Connie Orlando and Jesse Collins also praised Diddy for his impact on Black culture.

The awards ceremony will air on June 26 and will be hosted by Taraji P. Henson.

Lil Nas X called BET Awards for giving him zero nominations for this year's show.

BET responded and promised to support the music star continuously.

Henson will be returning this year as the host of the awards event.