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Here's Why BET Picked Vanilla Ice To Perform At Historic Selma Concert

DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 27: Vanilla Ice attends America's Thanksgiving's Day parade on November 27, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.
DETROIT, MI - NOVEMBER 27: Vanilla Ice attends America's Thanksgiving's Day parade on November 27, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Paul Warner/Getty Images)

Selma will play host to at least 40 events over the weekend in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the march on Selma and Bloody Sunday. The city will host multiple U.S. presidents, a march by thousands of people across the Edmund Pettus Bridge and a host of speeches.

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