Hosted by actor/ musician Jamie Foxx, the 18th BET Awards came off at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles, Sunday June 24, and saw an array of entertainers walking home with prestigious laurels. They include DJ Khaled, Kendrick Lamar, Beyoncé, Tiffany Hadish, among others.

Nigeria’s Davido picked up the Best International Act Award ahead of Booba (FRANCE), Cassper Nyovest (SA), Dadju (FRANCE), Distruction Boyz (SA), Fally Ipupa (DR CONGO), J Hus (UK), NISKA (FRANCE), Tiwa Savage (NIGERIA), Stefflon Don (UK), and Stormzy (UK).

There were also performances from Nicki Minaj, Snoop Dogg, Ella Mai, Janelle Monáe, Meek Mill among others.

South Africa’s Sjava has won ahead of Ghana’s Kwesi Arthur (pictured) for the 2018 BET Viewers’ Choice Best New International Act award.

See below, the full list of winners on the night:

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist Award

Beyoncé *WINNER

SZA

H.E.R.

Rihanna

Kehlani

 

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist Award

Bruno Mars *WINNER

Chris Brown

The Weeknd

Khalid

Daniel Caesar

 

Best Group Award

Migos *WINNER

A Tribe Called Quest

N*E*R*D

Rae Sremmurd

Chloe x Halle

 

Best Collaboration Award

Bruno Mars /Cardi B – “Finesse (Remix)”

DJ Khalid /Rihanna and Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts” *WINNER

DJ Khalid /Jay-Z, Future & Beyoncé – “Top Off”

Cardi B /21 Savage – “Bartier Cardi”

French Montana f/Swae Lee – “Unforgettable”

Kendrick Lamar f/Rihanna – “Loyalty”

 

Best Male Hip Hop Artist Award

Drake

Kendrick Lamar *WINNER

DJ Khaled

Jay-Z

J.Cole

 

Best Female Hip Hop Artist Award

Cardi B *WINNER

Nicki Minaj

Remy Ma

Dej Loaf

Rapsody

 

Video of the Year Award

Drake – “God’s Plan” *WINNER

Cardi B – “Bodak Yello”

Bruno Mars /Cardi B – “Finesse (Remix)”

DJ Khaled /Rihanna and Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts”

Kendrick Lamar – “Humble” Migos /Drake “Walk It Talk It”

 

Video Director of the Year Award

Benny Boom

Director X

Ava DuVernay *WINNER

Chris Brown

Dave Meyers

 

Best New Artist Award

SZA *WINNER

H.E.R.

Daniel Caesar

Gold

LinkA

Boogie Wit Da Hoodie

 

Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

Lecrae / Tory Kelly – “I’ll Find You” *WINNER

Snoop Dogg / B Slade – “Words Are Few”

Ledisi and Kirk Franklin – “If You Don’t Mind”

Marvin Sapp – “Close”

Tasha Cobbs Leonard f/ Nicki Minaj – “I’m Getting Ready”

 

Best Actress Award

Tiffany Haddish *WINNER

Lupita Nyong’o

Issa Rae

Angela Bassett

Letitia Wright

Taraji P. Henson

 

Best Actor Award

Chadwick Boseman *WINNER

Michael B. Jordan

Donald Glover

Sterling K. Brown

Denzel Washington

Daniel Kaluuya

 

Young Stars Award

Yara Shahidi *WINNER

Ashton Tyler

Caleb McLaughlin

Lonnie Chavis

Marsai Martin

Miles Brown

 

Best Movie Award

“Black Panther” *WINNER

“Girls Trip”

“A Wrinkle in Time”

“Detroit”

“Mudbound”

 

Sportswoman of the Year Award

Serena Williams *WINNER

Venus Williams

Skylar Diggins-Smith

Candace Parker

Elana Meyers Taylor

 

Sportsman of the Year Award

Stephen Curry

LeBron James *WINNER

Kevin Durant

Dwyane Wade

Odell Beckham Jr.

 

Album of the Year Award

Kendrick Lamar – “Damn” *WINNER

SZA – “Ctrl”

Jay-Z – “4:44”

Migos – “Culture II”

Kendrick Lamar and Various Artists – “Black Panther: The Album”

DJ Khaled – “Grateful”

 

BET Her Award

Janelle Monáe – “Django Jane”

Lizzo – “Water Me”

Mary J. Blige – “Strength of a Woman” *WINNER

Remy Ma f/ Chris Brown – “Melanin Magic (Pretty Brown)”

Chloe x Halle – “The Kids Are Alright”

Leikeli47 – “2nd Fiddle”

 

Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award

SZA / Travis Scott – “Love Galore”

Cardi B – “Bodak Yellow” *WINNER

Kendrick Lamar – “Humble”

Drake – “God’s Plan”

Migos / Nicki Minaj and Cardi B – “MotorSport”

DJ Khaled f/ Rihanna and Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts”

 

The Best International Act Award

Booba (FRANCE)

Cassper Nyovest (SA)

Dadju (FRANCE)

Davido (NIGERIA) *WINNER

Distruction Boyz (SA)

Fally Ipupa (DR CONGO)

J Hus (UK)

NISKA (FRANCE)

Tiwa Savage (NIGERIA)

Stefflon Don (UK)

Stormzy (UK)

 

The Best New International Act Award

Kwesi Arthur (Ghana)

Mc Soffia (Brazil)

Nailah Blackman (Trinidad and Tobago)

Sjava (South Africa) *WINNER

Niniola (Nigeria)

Not3s (Uk)

Prince Waly (France)

Sik-K (South Korea)

Takeamic (France)

Iamddb (UK)

 

 

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