Jamie Foxx, Stevie Wonder, Snoop Dogg and Pharrell were among the many singers who performed a musical tribute to Charlie Wilson during the 2013 BET Awards. As can be seen above, this was their way of honoring the year’s Cadillac Lifetime Achievement Award winner.
“Charlie Wilson is soul music. His impact colors the work of many artists, which is basically my nice way of saying I and a lot of other artists have stolen from him,” Justin Timberlake says during the soul singer’s introduction.
Of course, the best part of the tribute came when Wilson hopped up on stage to honor himself. Watch him prove just why he deserves that lifetime achievement award below: