The A Woman's Worth singer will take centre stage during the VH1 event to salute Terria Joseph, who raised Alicia and her brother as a single mum, in honour of the holiday on 8 May (16).

Alicia, who shares two boys with her husband Swizz Beatz, will be joined by Queen Latifah and her mum, Rita Owens, and Will Smith's kids Trey, Jaden and Willow, who will show their love for their mum Jada Pinkett Smith, reports Entertainment Tonight.

Actor Anthony Anderson will host the Mother's Day special.