Rappers Ludacris, Da Brat and Bow Wow and R&B vocalist Amerie will appear at the second annual Celebrity Classic next weekend in Washington, D.C. Presented by New York radio personality/BET VJ Big

Rappers Ludacris, Da Brat and Bow Wow and R&B vocalist Amerie will appear at the second annual Celebrity Classic next weekend in Washington, D.C. Presented by New York radio personality/BET VJ Big Tigger's Street Corner Foundation, the three-day event will raise funds for the Ummah Endowment Fund's HIV/AIDS work.

The event kicks off June 27 with a kids sports clinic in Banneker Park, and a nighttime silent auction and a Roc-A-Fella Records-sponsored celebrity bash. The next day will feature an All-Star celebrity basketball game at Georgetown University, with a halftime performance by Ludacris.

Others who will take part include actresses Vivica A. Fox and Elise Neal, professional basketball stars Allen Iverson, Elton Brand, Steve Francis and Sam Cassell, football player Keenan McKardell and BET VJ Free.

For more information, visit the event's Web site.