The BET Award Winners Are In!
The 20th annual BET Awards, which highlight and award Black excellence in all entertainment fields, aired virtually this past Sunday due to the Coronavirus. The show was hosted by Amanda Seales and contained performances from Summer Walker, Da Baby, Megan Thee Stallion, John Legend, and more. The awards also honored NBA legend, Kobe Bryant, with a tribute from notorious rapper; Lil Wayne. Another tribute was also held for the late Rock and Roll Hall of Fame star, Little Richard, given by Wayne Brady. BET also awarded the Humanitarian Award to notorious legend, Beyoncé for her extensive philanthropy. Check out the full winner’s list below:
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist - Lizzo Best Male R&B/Pop Artist - Chris Brown Album of the Year - Roddy Ricch - Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial Best Group - Migos Best Collaboration - Chris Brown ft. Drake - “No Guidance” Best Female Hip-Hop Artist - Megan Thee Stallion Best Male Hip-Hop Artist - DaBaby Video of the Year - DJ Khaled ft. Nipsey Hussle, John Legend - “Higher” Video Director of the Year - Teyana Taylor Best New Artist - Roddy Ricch Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award - Kirk Franklin - “Just for Me” Best International Act - Burna Boy Best New International Act - Sha Sha Best Actress - Issa Rae Best Actor - Michael B. Jordan Young Stars Award - Marsai Martin Best Movie - Queen & Slim Sportswoman of the Year - Simone Biles Sportsman of the Year - Lebron James 2020 Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award - Megan Thee Stallion ft. Nicki Minaj & Ty Dolla $ign - “Hot Girl Summer” BET Her Award - Beyoncé ft. Blue Ivy Carter, Wizkid, & Saint Jhn - “Brown Skin Girl”