Wyclef and Common to perform at the Image Awards

Celebrity hosts at this annual event include Halle Berry, LL Cool J, Naomi Campbell, Wanda Sykes, Cedric The Entertainer, Diahann Carroll, Keke Palmer, Meagan Good, Laz Alonso.

Wyclef and Common are among the performers confirmed to perform at the upcoming NAACP Image Awards.

As previously announced, comedian, author, radio and talk show host, Steve Harvey will host and “Django Unchained” nominees Samuel L. Jackson and Jamie Foxx will be presenters. 

In addition, Dennis Haysbert will be the in-show announcer.  Kerry Washington will receive the NAACP President’s Award and United States Navy Vice Admiral Michelle Janine Howard will receive the NAACP Chairman’s Award.

The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Image Awards honor diversity in the arts. Contenders for the top movie prize are “Flight,” “Django Unchained,” “Beasts of the Southern Wild,” “Red Tails” and “Tyler Perry’s Good Deeds.”

The 44th annual ceremony is scheduled to air Feb. 1 on NBC.

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