2018 BET Awards [+full list of winners]

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), […]

BET Nominations: Ghana makes no show

Nominations for the prestigious Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards have been announced, and for the first time since 2010, Ghana-based artists are absent in the Best International Act category. Usual Ghanaian candidates; Stonebwoy and Sarkodie, who were highly anticipated to make an appearance, failed to do so, in something with many deem a big blow […]

BET Awards 17 Presents Star Studded Performers On DStv

BET Africa announced that music heavyweights Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, DJ Khaled, Big Sean, Post Malone, Roman Gian Arthur and Jessie Reyez will perform at the 2017 “BET Awards” as well as Lifetime Achievement Award recipients New Edition.  The iconic annual show will also have performances from previously announced hit makers including Bruno Mars, Future, Migos, Trey Songz and Tamar Braxton. The 2017 “BET Awards” has set […]

BET 2016: MzVee has the hots for American singer Jidenna

Vera Hamenoo-Kpeda (better known by her stage name, MzVee) is not hiding what good time she’s having at this year’s BET Awards. Since arriving in Los Angeles, she has, via social media mainly, expressed her excitement; tweets, pictures, short videos. In her latest account of her adventure, she has revealed to Live FM’s correspondent Vanessa […]

MzVee “always excited” despite BET loss.

  MzVee is, this weekend, in attendance at the BET Awards, Los Angeles. Last night, the BET Best International Act: Africa, in which she was nominated, went to South African DJ Black Coffee. She has since revealed to Live FM’s Vanessa Gyan, her reaction to the announcement: “I’m excited. As for me i’m always excited. […]

FEATURE: MzVee most likely won’t win the BET, but you already know that…

MzVee will most likely not win this year’s BET…but you already know that, don’t you? And while you will immediately label me killjoy or worse, let us also acknowledge that you too have been thinking it –I’m merely the one who’s either bold enough or stupid enough (more likely the second) to say it out […]

BREAKING: EL not at  BET 2016, schedule clash finds him in Nairobi instead

Contrary to earlier reports this week, rapper EL is not atthis year’s BET Awards. A prior engagement sees him in the Kenyan capital, recording for the Coke Studio Africa show. The show, which brings top artists fom various parts of the continent together to create medleys of some of Africa’s favorite anthems, also encounters the […]

Ghana at the BET Awards: Ten Facts that might surprise you

The 2016 BET Awards comes off Sunday night at the Microsoft Theater, Los Angeles. Ghana makes yet another appearance in the Best International Action: Africa category with dancehall act, MzVee. She faces fierce competition from fellow African greats: Wizkid (Nigeria), Yemi Alade (Nigeria), Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania), Serge Beynaud (Côte d’Ivoire), AKA (South Africa), Black Coffee […]

BET Nominee MzVee Turns 24 Today

  Ghanaian dancehall act, MzVee ( born Vera Hamenoo-Kpeda) turns a year older today June 23. MzVee is currently in the US, attending the BET Awards, as she has been nominated for Best International Act: Africa in this year’s awards. This award comes as a surprise, she told media personnel when news of her nomination […]

MzVee nabs 2016 BET Awards nomination

Dancehall act MzVee has been nominated at the 2016 Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards in the ‘Best International Act Africa’ category. This is her second nomination at the awards scheme after she was nominated in the ‘Best New International Artist Viewers’ Choice Award’ category last year. The ‘Natural Girl’ artiste will be competing against South […]