Unlike ABC controversial project to drop eight-category on-air presentations at this year’s Oscars, BET CEO Scott Mills tells TheWrap that the network hasn’t made any major changes to the 53rd NAACP show Image Awards, which will air on Saturday, February 26 and will be hosted by “Black-Ish” and “Law &
Before she was a regular on the Hollywood awards circuit, makeup artist Kierra Lanice Wray used to make money sewing jeans at Sexton High School. “I used to turn people’s bootcut jeans into skinny jeans for, like, $ 20,” said the 27-year-old Lansing native. “My parents are wondering, ‘How do
The BET Awards, nearly a year after their virtual iteration in 2020, returned for a spirited in-person ceremony that drew 2.4 million viewers across multiple ViacomCBS networks, including BET Her, MTV, Logo and VH1. The 2021 BET Awards, which saw Megan Thee Stallion lead the night’s wins with a total
Sunday’s (June 27) telecast of the 21st Annual BET Awards gave black women their flowers and crowned black men (primarily Lil Nas X) as kings to celebrate their contributions to music. The awards show’s theme of celebrating black women (and their limits) ran throughout the night’s performances, from Megan Thee
The artist with multiple awards, Damini Ebunoluwa, popularly known as Burna Boy, won the award for best international act. He was against his colleague, Wizkid, Aya Nakamura (France), Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania), Emicida (Brazil). The other contenders in the Best International Act category were Headie One (UK), Young T & Bugsey
The 2021 BET Awards will air tonight (Sunday, June 27) from 8 / 7C. The awards celebrate the year in black music, television, film, sport and social impact, honoring culture-changing hitmakers. RELATED: Culture’s Biggest Night: Live Updates from the 2021 BET Awards RELATED: Taraji P. Henson to Host 2021 BET
October 28, 2020 Where is this photo from? Getty Images 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
The 2020 BET Awards aired Sunday, June 28 on CBS. John Legend performed “Never Break” from his latest album A greater love. The artist’s fans showed an outpouring of love and support on Twitter. john legend cheered up at the 2020 BET Awards. On Sunday night, the Grammy-winning singer gave
The BET Awards received a nice boost in viewership this year thanks to a first-ever simulcast on CBS. The 2020 awards show telecast, hosted by Amanda Seales and featuring appearances from an impressive array of talent (including Beyonce), garnered 3.7 million total viewers on BET, BET Her and CBS. For
NEW YORK – The BET Awards served as an extension of the voices of blacks protesting in the streets against the inequalities blacks face daily, as the performers used their performances to highlight the Black Lives Matter movement, civil rights and the lives of people lost because of police officers,
“Our Culture Can’t Be Undone” was the theme for the 2020 BET Awards night, which saw a powerful opening performance by Public Enemy followed by host Amanda Seales’ monologue addressing the current state of the country and of several over-the- peak performances. From Lil Wayne’s Kobe Bryant tribute to Beyoncé’s
With its innovative approach to pre-recorded performances, virtual packages and presentations, and one-time messages to amplify the Black Lives Matter movement, the BET Awards staged an impressive ceremony, drawing more than 3.7 million total viewers with its broadcast. simultaneously on BET, BET Elle and, for the very first time, CBS.
Political performances by Public Enemy, DaBaby, Alicia Keys and John Legend, civic speeches by Michelle Obama and Beyoncé, and a series of tributes to George Floyd and Breonna Taylor led to a virtual version, mostly socially distanced and on the theme of social justice from the BET Awards on Sunday,
Michelle Obama presented the honor to the superstar, who also happens to be friends with the former first lady. Obama praised Beyoncé for her passion, achievements and activism. “To my daughter, I just want to say that you inspire me,” Obama said. “You inspire us all. ” Beyoncé dedicated her
Mesfin Fekadu | The Associated Press BET will celebrate 40 years as a network on Sunday, as well as its 20th awards show, but the event will continue virtually due to the coronavirus pandemic. The three-hour show will be filled with heavy hitters currently dominating the pop charts and streaming
Even a pandemic can’t stop the BET Awards. The show will air Sunday at 8 p.m. on BET and CBS with its first-ever virtual ceremony hosted by comedian Amanda Seales. And there are still plenty of top performers in the music lineup, including Alicia Keys, John Legend, Jennifer Hudson, Usher,
Still relatively under the radar, despite a prolific career filled with TV hits, Collins looks back on his 20 years in Hollywood. Over a 20-year career, Jesse Collins has produced a wide array of hit television series and major award shows through his eponymous production company, Jesse Collins Entertainment (JCE).
Blue Ivy Carter is nominated for the BET Awards! At just eight years old, Beyoncé and JAY-Z’s daughter is nominated for her very first BET Award. Beyoncé’s “Brown Skin Girl,” featuring Blue, Wizkid and Saint Jhn, is nominated for the BET Her Award, which honors neo soul and mainstream R&B
Mesfin Fekadu | The Associated Press Nipsey Hussle, the late rapper who was a respected and beloved community activist in South Los Angeles, will be honored at the 2019 BET Awards with the Humanitarian Award. The posthumous honor will be presented Sunday evening at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.
BET Networks has announced that Tyler Perry will receive the Ultimate Icon Award at 19th Annual “BET Awards”. The multi-hyphenate talent will receive the award for his continued cultural impact in the entertainment industry at the 2019 “BET Awards” on June 23. Most recently, Perry wrote, directed and starred in