BET Awards Winners: Full List

BET Awards Winners List
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The BET Awards kicked off on Sunday, with Kendrick Lamar, Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown and Beyonce taking home some of the top prizes.

“Black-ish” stars Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross served as hosts. Nicki Minaj won two awards, including best female hip-hop artist, with Kendrick Lamar winning male hip-hop artist and Sam Smith taking the honor of best new artist. Beyonce won in the competitive video of the year category with her “7/11.”

The 2015 BET Awards aired live from the Nokia Theatre on Sunday, June 28 on BET. See a full winners list below.

Best New Artist
Sam Smith (WINNER)
Dej Loaf
Fetty Wap
Rae Sremmurd

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
Kendrick Lamar (WINNER)
J. Cole
Big Sean

Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
Nicki Minaj (WINNER)
Azealia Banks
Iggy Azalea
Dej Loaf

Best Actor
Terrence Howard (WINNER)
Anthony Anderson
Idris Elba
Jussie Smollett
Kevin Hart

Centric Award
The Weeknd – “Earned It” (WINNER)
Avery Sunshine – “Call My Name”
Jazmine Sullivan – “Dumb (feat. Meek Mill)”
Mark Ronson – “Uptown Funk (feat. Bruno Mars)”
Sam Smith – “Stay with Me (feat. Mary J. Blige)”

Humanitarian Award
Tom Joyner

Ultimate Icon: Music Dance Visual Award
Janet Jackson

Fandemonium Award
Chris Brown

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
Beyoncé (WINNER)
Janelle Monáe
Jhené Aiko
K. Michelle

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
Chris Brown (WINNER)
The Weeknd
John Legend
Trey Songz
August Alsina

Best Group
Rae Sremmurd (WINNER)

A$AP Mob
Rich Gang
Young Money

Best Collaboration
Common & John Legend – “Glory” (WINNER)

Chris Brown – “Loyal (feat. Lil Wayne & Tyga)”
Big Sean – “I Don’t F**k with You (feat. E-40)”
August Alsina – “No Love (Remix) [feat. Nicki Minaj]”
Chris Brown – “New Flame (feat. Usher & Rick Ross)”
Mark Ronson – “Uptown Funk (feat. Bruno Mars)”

Best Actress
Taraji P. Henson (WINNER)

Gabrielle Union
Kerry Washington
Tracee Ellis Ross
Viola Davis

YoungStars Award
Mo’Ne Davis (WINNER)

Jacob Latimore
Jaden Smith
Quevenzhané Wallis

Best Movie
Selma (WINNER)

Beyond the Lights
Think Like a Man Too
Top Five

Best Gospel Artist
Lecrae (WINNER)

Deitrick Haddon
Erica Campbell
Fred Hammond
Mali Music
Michelle Williams

Video of the Year
Beyoncé – “7/11″ (WINNER)
Chris Brown – “New Flame (feat. Usher & Rick Ross)”
Chris Brown – “Loyal (feat. Lil Wayne & Tyga)”
Big Sean – “I Don’t F**k with You (feat. E-40)”
Nicki Minaj – “Anaconda”
Common & John Legend – “Glory”

Video Director of the Year
Beyoncé, Ed Burke & Todd Tourso (WINNER)

Benny Boom
Chris Robinson
Fatima Robinson
Hype Williams

Sportswoman of the Year
Serena Williams (WINNER)

Brittney Griner
Candace Parker
Skylar Diggins
Venus Williams

Sportsman of the Year
Stephen Curry (WINNER)

Chris Paul
Floyd Mayweather, Jr.
Lebron James
Marshawn Lynch

Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award
Nicki Minaj – “Only feat. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown)” (WINNER)

Beyoncé – “7/11″
Dej Loaf – “Try Me”
Kendrick Lamar – “i”
Rae Sremmurd – “Throw Sum Mo (feat. Nicki Minaj & Young Thug)”
The Weeknd – “Earned It”

Best International Act: Africa
Stonebwoy (Ghana)

Best International Act: UK

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    1. Kevin Rio says:

      Drake is the best artist

    2. Chris brown is my best artist i like him

    3. Chriscolm says:

      Chris brown is most talented

    4. isaac xacky says:

      i love nicki minaj

    5. mene says:

      I love chrisbrown

    6. we africans lyk real music next tym we need thug and Richie homie on thoz awards there z a kinda lyk favouratism on dat list….That guy August iz a hard worker tokin bout music but yu scratched him down…lm a zimbabwean also a rap artist so l alwyz prefer fairness

    7. Kenzo also turned up ,and he really spoke english

    8. ssekyanzi silus says:

      thats up for now

    9. Mickey says:

      Big sean turnt up

    10. mikael cuthrell says:

      Rae sremmurd got some fly hair

    11. aqura says:

      What the hell y did fetty wap not win

    12. Samuel says:

      All hail #STONEBWOY BHIM!!!

    13. LE COMMISSIAR says:


    14. Okai max millan says:

      how many people did you nominated from africa and how many do you people gave the awards to men do you want to tell us those people you nominated does not deserve the award you people are not straight forward next time make you don’t call the african we are begging you have you sit on our interest for soo long stop partciality God will judge us all show it to your board members and tell them what ever you do you get your punishment.

    15. Zy says:

      Y August Alsina got no love last night

    16. Jjombwe Medie says:

      Am wait’g to see EddyKenzo tak’g viewers choice award 2015

    17. King Chief says:

      Whete is Global Good Award goes to Millen Magese?

    18. Hope Namaalwa says:

      And in which category is Eddy Kezo from Uganda?

    19. Dionna says:

      BET AWARD hot tonight Bad Boy kill it tonight

    20. Lillie Brintley says:

      Off the change out standing

    21. Younger says:

      The only 100 award shows more meaningless than this are the 99 glaad award shows per year.

    22. Mass says:

      Damn am missing out. BET is the best.

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