2018 BET Awards Winners List

The 2018 BET Awards took place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, with Kendrick Lamar taking home most of the awards, including Best Male Hip-Hop Artist and Album of the Year for “DAMN.”

Beyonce was crowned top female R&B/pop artist and Cardi B took home top female hip hop artist.

Migos picked up Best Group, while SZA took home Best New Artist.

Jamie Foxx hosted the show. Anita Baker received the lifetime achievement award.

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist Award
Beyoncé (WINNER)
SZA
HIS
Rihanna
Kehlani

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist Award
Bruno Mars (WINNER)
Chris Brown
The weekend
Khalid
Daniel Caesar

Best Group Award
Migos (WINNER)
A tribe called Quest
NERD
Rae Sremmurd
Chloe X Halle

Best Collaboration Award
Bruno Mars feat. Cardi B – “Finesse (Remix)”
DJ Khalid feat. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts” (WINNER)
DJ Khalid feat. Jay-Z, Future and Beyoncé – “Top Off”
Cardi B feat. 21 Savage – “Bartier Cardi”
French Montana feat. Swae Lee – “Unforgettable”
Kendrick Lamar feat. Rihanna – “LOYALTY”.

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist Award
Duck
Kendrick Lamar (WINNER)
DJ Khalid
Jay Z
J. Cole

Best Female Hip-Hop Artist Award
Cardi B (WINNER)
Nicki Minaj
Remy Ma
DeJ Bread
Rhapsody

Video of the Year Award
Drake – “God’s Plan” (WINNER)
Cardi B – “Yellow Bodak”
Bruno Mars feat. Cardi B – “Finesse (Remix)”
DJ Khalid feat. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts”
Kendrick Lamar- “HUMBLE”.
Migos feat. Drake – “Walk, Talk About It”

Video director of the year
Benny Boom
Director X
Ava Duvernay (WINNER)
Chris Brown
David Meyers

Best New Artist Award
SZA (WINNER)
HIS
Daniel Caesar
GOLDLINK
A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie

Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award
Lecrae feat. Tori Kelly – “I’ll Find You” (WINNER)
Snoop Dogg feat. B. Slade – “Words Are Few”
Ledisi & Kirk Franklin – “If You Don’t Mind”
Marvin Sapp – “Close Up”
Tasha Cobbs Leonard feat. Nicki Minaj – “Getting Ready”

The award for best international act
Bouba (France)
Cassper Nyovest (South Africa)
Dadju (France)
Davido (Nigeria)​ (WINNER)
Distruction Boyz (South Africa)
Fally Ipupa (Congo)
J Hus (UK)
Niska (France)
Tiwa Savage (Nigeria)
Stefflon Don (UK)
Stormzy (UK)

Best Actress Award
Tiffany Haddish (WINNER)
Lupita Nyong’o
Issa Rae
Angela Bassette
Letitia Wright
Taraji P.Henson

Best Actor Award
Chadwick Boseman (WINNER)
Michael B. Jordan
Donald Glover
Sterling K. Brown
Denzel Washington
Daniel Kaluuya

Young Star Awards
Yara Shahidi (WINNER)
Ashton Tyler
Caleb McLaughlin
Lonnie Chavis
Marsai Martin
Miles Brown

Best Film Award
“Black Panther” (WINNER)
“Girls’ Trip”
“A shortcut in time”
“Detroit”
“Muddy”

Sportswoman of the year award
Serena Williams (WINNER)
Venus Williams
Skylar Diggins Smith
Candice Parker
Elana Meyers-Taylor

Athlete of the Year Award
Stephen Curry
LeBron James (WINNER)
Kevin Durant
Dwyane Wade
Odell Beckham Jr.

Album of the Year Award
“DAMN.” – Kendrick Lamar (WINNER)
“Ctrl” – SZA
“4:44” – Jay-Z
“Culture II” – Migos
“Black Panther: The Album” – Kendrick Lamar and Various Artists
“Grateful” – DJ Khaled

BET its price
Janelle Monae – “Django Jane”
Lizzo – “Water Me Down”
Mary J. Blige – “Strength of a Woman” (WINNER)
Remy Ma feat. Chris Brown – “Magic of Melanin (Pretty Brunette)”
Chloe X Halle – “The Kids Are Fine”
Leikeli47 – “2nd Violin”

Coca-Cola Viewers Choice Award
SZA feat. Travis Scott – “Love Galore”
Cardi B – “Bodak Yellow” (WINNER)
Kendrick Lamar- “HUMBLE”.
Drake – “God’s Plan”
Migos feat. Cardi B and Nicki Minaj – “Motorsport”
DJ Khaled feat. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts”