The best part about BET Honors are the honorees and performances. Check out some of the amazing highlights from last year's show below and get ready to recap the phenomenal 2014 event on February 24 9P/8C. 
Chenault asserts: "No one can achieve success alone." Attributing his family and 60,000 American Express colleagues as key in his success, he delivers a touching acceptance speech.
We celebrate Mandela's uncanny and remarkable life at BET Honors.
Ever wonder how this man's extraordinary vision came to fruition? Wonder no more!
The CEO/Chairman of the American Express Company gives sound advice to today's youth about accomplishing "extraordinary things."
In his moving acceptance speech, Ice Cube reflects on his humble beginnings in South Central Los Angeles to taking the center stage at BET Honors and thanks those who were instrumental in that journey.
The Mandela family accepts the Champion of Humanity Award as they reflect on Nelson Mandela's legacy as one of history's greatest leaders.
With immense gratitude for BET and its rich history of exposing artists such as her to the masses, Aretha Franklin accepts the Musical Arts Award.
While reflecting on the extraordinary journey of how he made it, Berry Gordy imparts wisdom on the definition of vision, passion and success. Watch!
In an eloquently delivered acceptance speech, Visual Arts Award honoree Carrie Mae Weems acknowledges those that have widened the path to make her work possible, including the other honorees. Watch!
Generations will study the Queen of Soul and learn this.