Gospel icon Karen Clark Sheard has just been announced as one of the entertainers who will hit the stage this year at Bet Honors. Sheard will perform alongside names like Mariah Carey, Tamar Braxton, Jennifer Hudson, and Janelle Monae just to name a few. This Bet awards show honors great African Americans who have lead the way in breaking down barriers in the entertainment industry. The Bet Honors premieres Monday, February 24th at 9pm/8pm central with Wayne Brady as the host.