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.

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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
H.E.R.
Solange
SZA
Teyana Taylor

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

WINNER: Bruno Mars
Anderson.Paak
Childish Gambino
Chris Brown
John Legend
Khalid

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
Drake
J. Cole
Meek Mill
Travis Scott

Best Female Hip Hop Artist
WINNER: Cardi B
Kash Doll
Lizzo
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
Blueface
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”