Ludacris Joins VH1’s Dear Mama Celebration to Honor His Mother

A well-deserved tribute.

The Dear Mama: An Event To Honor Moms guest list just added one more celebrity. Rapper and actor Ludacris will be in attendance at VH1’s annual event and will honor his mother, Roberta Shields.

The multi-talented artist has created a remarkable career in music selling over 15 millions albums. Today, Luda is well known for his recurring role in the popular Fast & Furious franchise, most notably The Fate of the Furious, which broke records at the box office this month, becoming the highest grossing film opening worldwide.

Alongside his mother, they created the The Ludacris Foundation, which has invested countless hours to devoting services to youth in the U.S. since 2001. Ludacris will be joined by DJ Khaled, Kelly Rowland, and more to honor mothers from around the globe.

Tune into Dear Mama: An Event To Honor Moms which premieres on Monday, May 8th at 10 PM ET/PT.

To help get you excited for Dear Mama, watch the exclusive trailer below.