BET Awards 2019: what happened and list of all winners and nominees..


    The 2019 Bet Awards celebrated the best in African – American culture and other minorities who excelled in music, acting, and sports during the past year. We saw many noteworthy performances from various artists.

    The show started all blazing with the most-nominated artist of the night, Cardi B, performing with her husband, Offset, on her hit track, “Clout” and “Press.” The rapper kept everyone enticed with a lap dance for her husband.

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    Cardi was nominated for several awards which included Best Female Hip-Hop Artist, and Best Collaboration category for her songs with Bruno Mars on “Please Me,” and Bad Bunny and J. Balvin on “I Like It.” Cardi B is no stranger to BET awards as she has won five BET Awards in 2017 and four during the 2018 celebration.

    SOURCE: Detroit News

    Another spellbinding performance was of Billy Ray Cyrus and Lil Nas X singing their viral country/ hip-hop music, Old Town Road. The crowd were pretty excited and sang the viral hit along with Billy Ray Cyrus and Lil Nas X. Other performance included Lizzo’s, “Truth Hurts” and a medley of hits from Mary J Blige.

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    There were many significant moments during BET 2019, some of which were, Mary J.Blige getting presented with a lifetime achievement award from Rihanna and performed a medley of her hits, the tribute to late director John Singleton and Nipsey Hussle, Tyler Perry receiving the Ultimate Icon Award. These were just a few of the great moments.

    Other than Cardi, who was nominated for the most awards, Drake too was not far behind with five nominations. All in all, BET 2019 was lit, and we saw many nominations and many deserving winners. Here’s the list of all nominations and winners.

    Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
    WINNER: Beyoncé
    Ella Mai
    Teyana Taylor

    Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

    WINNER: Bruno Mars
    Childish Gambino
    Chris Brown
    John Legend

    Best Group

    WINNER: Migos
    Chloe X Halle
    City Girls
    Lil Baby & Gunna

    The Carters

    Best Collaboration

    WINNER: Travis Scott Ft. Drake — “Sicko Mode”
    21 Savage Ft. J. Cole — “A Lot”
    Cardi B & Bruno Mars — “Please Me”
    Cardi B Ft. Bad Bunny & J Balvin — “I Like It”
    H.E.R. Ft. Bryson Tiller — “Could’ve Been”

    Tyga Ft. Offset — “Taste”

    Best Male Hip Hop Artist

    WINNER: Nipsey Hussle
    21 Savage
    J. Cole
    Meek Mill
    Travis Scott

    Best Female Hip Hop Artist
    WINNER: Cardi B
    Kash Doll
    Megan Thee Stallion
    Nicki Minaj
    Remy Ma

    Video of the Year

    WINNER: Childish Gambino — “This Is America”
    21 Savage — “A Lot Ft. J. Cole”
    Cardi B — “Money”
    Cardi B & Bruno Mars — “Please Me”
    Drake — “Nice for What”
    The Carters — “Apes–t”

    Video Director of the Year

    WINNER: Karena Evans
    Benny Boom
    Colin Tilley
    Dave Meyers
    Hype Williams

    Best New Artist

    WINNER: Lil Baby
    City Girls
    Juice Wrld
    Queen Naija

    Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

    WINNER: Snoop Dogg Ft. Rance Allen — “Blessing Me Again”
    Erica Campbell Ft. Warryn Campbell — “All of My Life”
    Fred Hammond — “Tell Me Where It Hurts”
    Kirk Franklin — “Love Theory”
    Tori Kelly Ft. Kirk Franklin — “Never Alone”

    Best International Act

    WINNER: Burna Boy (Nigeria)
    Aka (South Africa)
    Aya Nakamura (France)
    Dave (UK)
    Dosseh (France)
    Giggs (UK)
    Mr. Eazi (Nigeria)

    Best New International Act 

    WINNER: Sho Madjozi (South Africa)
    Headie One (UK)
    Jokair (France)
    Nesly (France)
    Octavian (UK)
    Teni (Nigeria)

    Best Actress

    WINNER: Regina King
    Issa Rae
    Regina Hall
    Taraji P. Henson
    Tiffany Haddish
    Viola Davis

    Best Actor

    WINNER: Michael B. Jordan
    Anthony Anderson
    Chadwick Boseman
    Denzel Washington
    Mahershala Ali
    Omari Hardwick

    YoungStars Award

    WINNER: Marsai Martin
    Caleb Mclaughlin
    Lyric Ross
    Michael Rainey Jr.
    Miles Brown

    Best Movie
    WINNER: Blackkklansman
    Creed 2
    If Beale Street Could Talk
    Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse
    The Hate U Give

    Sportswoman of the Year

    WINNER: Serena Williams
    Allyson Felix
    Candace Parker
    Naomi Osaka
    Simone Biles

    Sportsman of the Year

    WINNER: Stephen Curry
    Kevin Durant
    Lebron James
    Odell Beckham Jr.
    Tiger Woods

    Album of the Year

    WINNER: Cardi B — Invasion of Privacy
    Travis Scott — Astroworld
    Meek Mill — Championships
    Ella Mai — Ella Mai
    The Carters — Everything Is Love

    2019 Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award

    WINNER: Ella Mai — “Trip”
    Cardi B, Bad Bunny & J Balvin — “I Like It”
    Childish Gambino — “This Is America”
    Drake — “In My Feelings”
    J. Cole — “Middle Child”
    Travis Scott Ft. Drake — “Sicko Mode”

    Bet Her Award

    WINNER: H.E.R. — “Hard Place”
    Alicia Keys — “Raise a Man”
    Ciara — “Level Up”
    Janelle Monáe — “Pynk”
    Queen Naija — “Mama’s Hand”
    Teyana Taylor — “Rose in Harlem”