The BET Awards are always a major fashion event, but after a year indoors and away from the red carpet, attendees at Sunday night’s awards show went above and beyond. The result? A slew of bare-bellied acts — from cut-outs to sheer fabrics and cropped tops — turned up theRead More →

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 TheeRead More →

Update 06/27/2021 10:45 PM The BET Awards were held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday. Megan Thee Stallion performs at the BET Awards on Sunday, June 27, 2021 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. HER performs at the BET Awards on Sunday, June 27, 2021 atRead More →

The 21st Annual BET Awards air live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles Sunday starting at 8 p.m. on BET Networks. Hosted by Taraji P. Henson, the ceremony recognizes black excellence in music, television, film and sports. Megan Thee Stallion and DaBaby lead with seven nominations each, while CardiRead More →

Brazilian activist, philosopher and writer Djamila Ribeiro will receive the 2021 BET International Global Good Award during the June 27 BET Awards celebration, which is broadcast internationally. The honor is how BET International, owned by ViacomCBS, recognizes celebrities and global public figures who use their platform for social responsibility, kindnessRead More →

A section of Tanzanians has started a petition to have their star musician Diamond Platnumz disqualified from the Black Entertainment Television (BET) awards. The petition against Diamond, real name Naseeb Juma, who is considered one of East Africa’s most popular musicians, if not the most popular, was started on Change.orgRead 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 →

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 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 →