Jemal ********/Getty Images for VH1Chaka Khan will be recognized for her extraordinary contributions to music as part of the 2013 BET Honors special, which will air on the network February 11. Halle Berry and three-time WNBA MVP Lisa Leslie also are among those being acknowledged for their outstanding achievements during the ceremony, which will be filmed January 12 in Washington, D.C.
Celebrities saluted at last year's BET Honors included Stevie Wonder, Mariah Carey and Spike Lee. Among those who paid tribute to them were Patti LaBelle and Kelly Rowland.
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