YouTube Originals has announced the HBCU Homecoming 2020: Meet Me On The Yard, hosted by 2 Chainz and La La Anthony. Chainz will also perform with Saweetie, Chloe x Halle, NLE Choppa, and Tye Tribbett with FAMU’s Marching 100 and Choir.
Additional appearances include Desi Banks, Pretty Vee, and more.
The global live stream premieres Saturday, October 24 at 8 pm ET / 5 pm PT on YouTube, in addition to BET serving as the exclusive broadcast partner set to air the event at 8 pm ET/PT. “HBCU Homecoming 2020: Meet Me On The Yard,” produced by Jesse Collins Entertainment and Live Nation Urban, was announced last week as part of a global slate of new and returning projects, focused on racial justice, amplifying Black voices, and elevating Black culture.
“We are so excited to be a part of this show. HBCUs are such an important part of our culture and the annual homecoming tradition just can’t be stopped. We are honored to partner with YouTube and Live Nation to bring all the excitement of an HBCU Homecoming weekend to a virtual world stage,” said Executive Producers Jesse Collins and Dionne Harmon, Jesse Collins Entertainment.
“HBCU Homecomings are an integral slice of…