Burna Boy and Coldplay Chris Martin use the powerful performance of “Monsters You Made” to honor the victims of police brutality in Nigeria at the 2020 di BET awards.
Artists like Rapsody, Master P, Megan Thee Stallion are among those who have won the award
On Tuesday night, October 27, Black Entertainment Television (BET) airs an annual awards show to celebrate hip-hop and this year I’m number 15.
Fans get to see some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry like; Lil Baby, City Girls, Burna Boy and Chris Martin perform the most popular hits and win different categories of awards.
How Burna Boy Performs “Monsters You Made”
Burna Boy and Coldplay Chris Martin use the powerful performance of “Monsters You Made” to honor the victims of the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) that the Nigerian government is not disbanding.
Burna Boy performs with a full band as the TV screen shows civil rights marches for the United States and protests inside Nigeria. Chris Martin supports me with my online performances.
“Say na for Tiamiyu Kazeem, say na for Kolade Johnson, say na for everyone who lost their lives to SARS and all kinds of police brutality. End police brutality now and end profiling.” Burna Boy tok for di fin de di performance as im and e band raise their hands.
BET also tweeted that they stand in solidarity with all those fighting for justice inside Nigeria and added, “RIP to those who have lost their lives due to the violence happening to Nigeria.”
2020 BET Hip Hop Awards Winners
For di nominations, DaBaby leads with 12 nominations, while Roddy Ricch is behind me with 11 and Drake and Megan Thee Stallion get eight nominations. Here is the full list of winners;
Hip Hop Artist of the Year
- Future f/Drake, “Life is Good”
- “The Box” (Roddy Ricch) Produced by 30 Roc & DatBoiSqueeze
- Roddy Ricch: Please excuse me for being antisocial
- Megan Thee Stallion f/ Beyoncé, “Savage” (Remix)
- Chris Brown and Young Thug
Video director of the year
- Teyana “Spike” Taylor Tee
Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse
- Beyoncé, “Savage” (Remix) (Megan Thee Stallion w/ Beyoncé)
- Lil Baby: “The Big Picture”