Samuel Leroy Jackson is a badass. I know, that isn't really breaking news - but it needs to be said from time to time. He also has one hell of a sense of humor, which comes through in a promo for the 2012 BET Awards.

Jackson will be hosting the July 1 award show. To promote the event, he did the best thing he knew to do: put on a pink wig and sing a Nicki Minaj song. It's simple, funny, and worth 30 seconds of your time. Check it out below!