BET 2016 Biggest Winners

Sourced from www.bbc.co.uk

The celebration of the best of Black America aired 25th June at the LA Convention Center.  Hosted by Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross from the hit show “Blackish” the show was well attended by the most successful in the entertainment industry. One of the biggest winners of the night is Drake  walking away with 3 awards.

Here is the full list of nominees and winners:

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
Adele
Andra Day
Beyoncé — WINNER
K. Michelle
Rihanna

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
Bryson Tiller — WINNER
Chris Brown
Jeremih
The Weeknd
Tyrese

Best Group
2 Chainz & Lil Wayne
Drake & Future — WINNER
Puff Daddy & The Family
Rae Sremmurd
The Internet

Best Collaboration
Big Sean feat. Chris Brown & Ty Dolla $ign – “Play No Games”
Big Sean feat. Kanye West & John Legend – “One Man Can Change the World”
Future feat. Drake – “Where Ya At” — WINNER
Nicki Minaj feat. Beyoncé – “Feeling Myself”
Rihanna feat. Drake – “Work”

Best Male Hip Hop Artist
Drake — WINNER
Fetty Wap
Future
J. Cole
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar

Best Female Hip Hop Artist
Dej Loaf
Lil Kim
Missy Elliott
Nicki Minaj — WINNER
Remy Ma

Video of the Year
Beyoncé – “Formation” — WINNER
Bryson Tiller – “Don’t”
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Kendrick Lamar – “Alright”
Rihanna feat. Drake – “Work”

Video Director of the Year
Benny Boom
Chris Brown
Colin Tilley & The Little Homies
Director X — WINNER
Hype Williams

Best New Artist
Alessia Cara
Andra Day
Bryson Tiller — WINNER
Kehlani
Tory Lanez

Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award
Anthony Brown & Group Therapy
Erica Campbell
Kirk Franklin — WINNER
Lecrae
Tamela Mann
Tasha Cobbs

Best Actress
Gabrielle Union
Kerry Washington
Taraji P. Henson — WINNER
Tracee Ellis Ross
Viola Davis

Best Actor
Anthony Anderson
Courtney B. Vance
Idris Elba
Michael B. Jordan — WINNER
O’shea Jackson Jr.

Youngstars Award
Amandla Stenberg — WINNER
Quvenzhané Wallis
Silentó
Willow Smith
Yara Shahidi

Best Movie
Beasts of No Nation
Concussion
Creed
Dope
Straight Outta Compton — WINNER

Sportswoman of the Year
Cheyenne Woods
Gabrielle Douglas
Serena Williams — WINNER
Skylar Diggins
Venus Williams

Sportsman of the Year
Cam Newton
Kobe Bryant
Lebron James
Odell Beckham Jr.
Stephen Curry — WINNER

Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award
Beyoncé – “Formation” — WINNER
Bryson Tiller – “Don’t”
Chris Brown – “Back to Sleep”
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Future feat. Drake – “Where Ya At”
Rihanna feat. Drake – “Work”

Ivy Mang'eli :Ivy Mang'eli is a graduate of Daystar University. She is passionate about youth affairs and social development