Common, Da Brat, Naughty By Nature & More to Pay Tribute to Queen Latifah at VH1 Hip Hop Honors

Queen Latifah
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Queen Latifah attends the 6th Annual Night of Generosity Gala presented by at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on Dec. 5, 2014 in Beverly Hills, Calif. 

VH1 Hip Hop Honors: All Hail The Queens is looking like the ultimate ladies' night. After previously announcing the four honorees -- Queen Latifah, Missy Elliott, Salt-N-Pepa and Lil' KimBillboard can exclusively reveal that Common, Naughty By Nature, Da Brat and MC Lyte, among others, will pay tribute to Latifah.

The ceremony makes its return after a six-year hiatus with a star-studded event that salutes female trailblazers in hip-hop. Others set to participate in Queen Latifah's tribute include Rah Digga, Suga T and Yo-Yo. The multi-hyphenate herself will also hit the stage to perform "Ladies First" with Monie Love, reuniting on the mic for the first time in many years.

VH1 Hip Hop Honors to Pay Tribute to Queen Latifah: Exclusive

Beyond the tribute and her performance duties, Queen Latifah will also be executive producing the show through her Flavor Unit entertainment company. Rapper Eve will be hosting the ceremony

VH1 Hip Hop Honors: All Hail The Queens will rock New York's David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center on Monday (July 11) and air live on VH1 at 9 p.m. ET.


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