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Chance The Rapper in 'Special Tribute' to Muhammad Ali at ESPY Awards

Chance the Rapper performs at Honda Center
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Chance the Rapper performs at Honda Center on June 3, 2016 in Anaheim, Calif.

Chance The Rapper will pay homage to the late boxing great Muhammad Ali at the 2016 ESPY Awards. 

The hip hop artist teased his involvement at Wednesday night’s ceremony with a tweet: “I am honored to say I will be a part of a special tribute to the great Muhammad Ali at tomorrow nights #ESPYS.”

Details on the tribute remain under wraps. 

Artists Usher and Zendaya, NBA stars Stephen Curry and Dwyane Wade, and actor David Oyelowo are among the presenters confirmed for the 24th annual ESPY Awards, honoring the best sports moments from the past year.

ABC will air the 2016 ESPYs live on Wednesday (July 13), at 8 p.m. ET from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. WWE champion John Cena will serve as this year's host.

 

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