Beyoncé received the Humanitarian Award at the 2020 BET Awards, with former First Lady Michelle Obama on hand to introduce the honored star. Obama celebrated Beyoncé’s activism and philanthropy in her speech. The FLOTUS alum specifically pointed to the time her friend helped out with the White House’s Let’s Move!Read More →

The 2020 BET Awards took place virtually earlier tonight on CBS, BET, and BET HER and featured standout performances from Megan Thee Stallion, Anderson Paak, Lil Wayne, John Legend, Alicia Keys, and Roddy Ricch, among others. A celebration of the show’s 20th anniversary and the network’s 40th, the past, presentRead More →

Last year, rising R&B talent Summer Walker teamed up with Usher for “Come Thru,” a sultry standout from her album Above. Almost a year and a music video release later, the duo showcased their acclaimed collaboration virtually on stage at the 20th BET Awards. To explore See the latest videos,Read More →

It’s time for the 20th anniversary of the BET Awards. Hosted by Precarious star Amanda Seales, the show is being performed virtually due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Check out the full list of winners below: BEST FEMALE R&B/POP ARTIST BeyonceHISJhene AikoKehlaniLizzo—WINNERsummer walker BEST MALE R&B/POP ARTIST Anderson PaakChris Brown—WINNERJamesKhalidTheRead More →

Everyone’s guessing if Lizzo will win anything at this weekend’s virtual BET Awards, but the versatile performer has already made BET Awards history: She’s the first performer in the show’s 20-year history to being nominated for both Top Female R&B/Pop Artist and Top Female Hip-Hop Artist in the same year.Read More →

Nothing could stop Blue Ivy from possibly getting her first BET Award, not even the Coronavirus. This year, the BET Awards, which will be the 20th edition and mark BET’s 40th anniversary, will go virtual with performances from Megan Thee Stallion, Chloe x Halle and more. To vote, go toRead More →

Nominations have arrived for the 2020 BET Awards. The annual awards ceremony celebrates creative expression and black excellence in music, film, television, sports and philanthropy. Drake leads the nominations with six nods. The rapper is up for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist and Best Video of the Year, while he wonRead More →

The nominations for the annual event, which celebrates excellence in music, film, theater and sport by athletes and artists of color, were revealed on Monday. Drake scored six nods, followed by Ricch and Stallion with five. This year’s ceremony marks the event’s 20th anniversary and BET’s 40th anniversary. Comedian AmandaRead More →

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BET today announces plans to move forward with the 2020 “BET Awards,” which will celebrate the brightest stars in music, TV, film, sports and philanthropy on Sunday, June 28, 2020, 8 p.m. ET. Using an array of innovative techniques and artist-generated content, the show will go on, allowingRead More →

Premium streaming service BET Plus has acquired new procedural drama “Diggstown” from Entertainment One. The six-part series, created by Floyd Kane (“Across the Line”), follows Marcie Diggs, played by Vinessa Antoine (“General Hospital”, “Being Erica”), a star corporate lawyer who, after her aunt beloved committed suicide. following an abusive prosecution,Read More →

CNN — The most popular band at Sunday night’s BET Awards have never had a recording contract. The men, who as boys were known as the Central Park Five, took to the stage to introduce the Grammy-winning singer HER Kevin Richardson, Antron McCray, Raymond Santana, Korey Wise and Yusef SalaamRead More →

Nicki Minaj has the last laugh. In response to an unconfirmed report that ratings for the 2019 BET Awards were the lowest in the show’s history, with just 2 million viewers, the “Megatron” rapper clowned around on the network. While retweeting a screenshot from the Music News Facts account, MinajRead More →

The 2019 BET Awards featured a slew of memorable, larger-than-life performances by black artists, from veteran legends to rising stars. Mary J. Blige reminded listeners of her 30-year career with a series of her greatest hits, Cardi B and Offset showed their love on stage with a pair of theirRead More →

The 2019 BET Awards kicked off with a performance from Cardi B, who entered the night leading with 7 nominations and, unsurprisingly, took home Album of the Year for her “Invasion of Privacy.” Other top nominees included Drake with 5, and Beyonce, Travis Scott and J. Cole, each with four.Read More →

The 2019 BET Awards take place on Sunday, and we’ve got a guide on how to watch this year’s biggest celebration of African American artists, performers, athletes and more. “Insecure” actress Regina Hall is set to host, and Migos, Cardi B and Lil Nas X are among the performers. ThisRead More →

Regina Hall is set to host the 19th annual awards show, which will be broadcast live on BET from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Some highlights to watch: The late Nipsey Hussle will be posthumously honored with a Humanitarian Award and a special tribute from John Legend, DJ KhaledRead More →

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 femaleRead More →

The good news: BET’s broadcast of the 2017 BET Awards was Sunday’s #1 show among adults 18-49. The bad news: This year’s Adults 18-49 rating and viewership average follows last week’s numbers. According to Live+ same-day data released by Showbuzz, the BET edition of the ceremony averaged 1.54 adults 18-49Read More →