The BET Awards were this past Sunday it was a SHOW!!! Hosted by Regina Hall, the 19th annual awards ceremony celebrating the beauty in black entertainment featured some our favorite folks in music, film and television. That's right, it was a 3 hour block of of nothing but talent and melanin and with performances from artists like Cardi B, Offset, H.E.R, Mary J. Blige and more, this year's show was a night to remember.
Check out our favorite moments from the program and a list of the winners from each category!
Lizzo Delivers an EPIC Awards Show debut of her HIT Song 'Truth Hurts' while twerking & playing the flute!
Mary J. Blige Receives Lifetime Achievement Award and performs a Medley of HITS featuring Lil Kim & Method Man.
Marsai Martin gives us another meme-able reaction to her Young Stars Award win
Cardi B. & Offset Go AWFF with a freaky yet surprisingly well choreographed JOINT Performance
Tyler Perry's Moving Speech that everyone will be quoting for countless 'Motivational Mondays' ahead!
Old Town Road Hits the BET stage
Nipsey Hussle's family spoke on his behalf for his various humanitarian efforts in a clip that I am still not emotionally stable enough to fully watch yet
Ella Mai accepts Viewers Choice Award and seemingly throws some light shade at Jacquees?
Check out the FULL list of winners below:
Album of the Year Travis Scott, “Astroworld” Meek Mill, “Championships” Ella Mai, “Ella Mai” The Carters, “Everything Is Love” * Cardi B, “Invasion Of Privacy”
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist * Beyoncé Ella Mai H.E.R. Solange Sza Teyana Taylor
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist Anderson .Paak * Bruno Mars Childish Gambino Chris Brown John Legend Khalid
Best Group Chloe X Halle City Girls Lil Baby & Gunna * Migos The Carters
Best Collaboration 21 Savage Ft. J. Cole “A Lot” Cardi B & Bruno Mars “Please Me” Cardi B Ft. Bad Bunny & J Balvin “I Like It” H.E.R. Ft. Bryson Tiller “Could’ve Been” * Travis Scott Ft. Drake “Sicko Mode” Tyga Ft. Offset “Taste”
Best Male Hip Hop Artist 21 Savage Drake J. Cole Meek Mill * Nipsey Hussle Travis Scott
Best Female Hip Hop Artist * Cardi B Kash Doll Lizzo Megan Thee Stallion Nicki Minaj Remy Ma
Video Of The Year 21 Savage “A Lot Ft. J. Cole” Cardi B “Money” Cardi B & Bruno Mars “Please Me” * Childish Gambino “This Is America” Drake “Nice For What” The Carters “Apes**T”
Video Director of the Year Benny Boom Colin Tilley Dave Meyers Hype Williams * Karena Evans
Best New Artist Blueface City Girls Juice Wrld * Lil Baby Queen Naija
Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award Erica Campbell Ft. Warryn Campbell “All Of My Life” Fred Hammond “Tell Me Where It Hurts” Kirk Franklin “Love Theory” * Snoop Dogg Ft. Rance Allen “Blessing Me Again” Tori Kelly Ft. Kirk Franklin “Never Alone”
Best International Act Aka (South Africa) Aya Nakamura (France) * Burna Boy (Nigeria) Dave (Uk) Dosseh (France) Giggs (Uk) Mr. Eazi (Nigeria)
Best New International Act Headie One (Uk) Jokair (France) Nesly (France) Octavian (Uk) * ShoMadjozi (South Africa) Teni (Nigeria)
Best Actress Issa Rae Regina Hall * Regina King Taraji P. Henson Tiffany Haddish Viola Davis
Best Actor Anthony Anderson Chadwick Boseman Denzel Washington Mahershala Ali * Michael B. Jordan Omari Hardwick
Young Stars Award Caleb Mclaughlin Lyric Ross * Marsai Martin Michael Rainey Jr. Miles Brown
Best Movie * Blackkklansman Creed 2 If Beale Street Could Talk Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse The Hate U Give
Sportswoman of the Year Allyson Felix Candace Parker Naomi Osaka * Serena Williams Simone Biles
Sportsman of the Year Kevin Durant Lebron James Odell Beckham Jr. * Stephen Curry Tiger Woods
2019 Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award Cardi B, Bad Bunny & J Balvin “I Like It” Childish Gambino “This Is America” Drake “In My Feelings” * Ella Mai “Trip” J. Cole “Middle Child” Travis Scott Ft. Drake “Sicko Mode”
BET Her Award Alicia Keys “Raise A Man” Ciara “Level Up” * H.E.R. “Hard Place” Janelle Monáe “Pynk” Queen Naija “Mama’s Hand” Teyana Taylor “Rose In Harlem”