The BET Awards 2016 came off Sunday night at the Microsoft Theater, Los Angeles.


The event, which saw representation from Ghana in the person of singer MzVee, saw One Dance star Drake, as well as Beyoncé, go home as major winners.

See the full list of winners below:


Best Male Hip Hop Artist

*Drake – WINNER

Fetty Wap


J. Cole

Kanye West

Kendrick Lamar


Best Female Hip Hop Artist

*Nicki Minaj – WINNER

Dej Loaf

Lil Kim

Missy Elliott

Remy Ma


Best Female R&B/Pop Artist

*Beyoncé – WINNER


Andra Day

K. Michelle



Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

*Bryson Tiller – WINNER

Chris Brown


The Weeknd



Best Group

*Drake & Future – WINNER

2 Chainz & Lil Wayne

Puff Daddy & The Family

Rae Sremmurd

The Internet


Best New Artist

*Bryson Tiller – WINNER

Alessia Cara

Andra Day


Tory Lanez


Best Collaboration

*Rihanna feat. Drake – “Work” – WINNER

Future feat. Drake — “Where Ya At”

Big Sean feat. Chris Brown & Ty Dolla $ign – “Play No Games”

Big Sean feat. Kanye West & John Legend – “One Man Can Change the World”

Nicki Minaj feat. Beyoncé – “Feeling Myself”


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

Director X – WINNER

Benny Boom

Chris Brown

Colin Tilley & The Little Homies

Hype Williams

Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

*Kirk Franklin – WINNER

Anthony Brown & Group Therapy

Erica Campbell


Tamela Mann

Tasha Cobbs


Best Actress

*Taraji P. Henson – WINNER

Gabrielle Union

Kerry Washington

Tracee Ellis Ross

Viola Davis


Best Actor

*Michael B. Jordan – WINNER

Anthony Anderson

Courtney B. Vance

Idris Elba

O’shea Jackson Jr.


Youngstars Award

*Amandla Stenberg – WINNER

Quvenzhané Wallis


Willow Smith

Yara Shahidi


Best Movie

*Straight Outta Compton – WINNER

Beasts of No Nation





Sportswoman of the Year

* Serena Williams – WINNER

Cheyenne Woods

Gabrielle Douglas

Skylar Diggins

Venus Williams


Sportsman of the Year

*Stephen Curry – WINNER

Cam Newton

Kobe Bryant

Lebron James

Odell Beckham Jr.


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”


Centric Award

*Beyoncé – “Formation” – WINNER

Andra Day – “Rise Up”

K. Michelle – “Not a Little Bit”

Rihanna – “Bitch Better Have My Money”

The Internet – “Under Control”


Best International Act Africa

Black Coffee (South Africa) – WINNER

Wizkid (Nigeria)

Aka (South Africa)

Cassper Nyovest (South Africa)

Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)

Mzvee (Ghana)

Serge Beynaud (Cote d’Ivoire)

Yemi Alade (Nigeria)

Black Coffee


Best International Act U.K.

*Skepta – WINNER


Krept & Konan

Lianne La Havas


Tinie Tempah


–Gabriel Myers Hansen/ ENEWSGH

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