The BET Awards 2020 took place on Sunday, June 28.
The BET Awards 2020 was held virtually due to the Coronavirus pandemic. Also, this is the 20th anniversary of the Black Entertainment Awards and the Entertainment company’s 40th anniversary.
It was hosted by Insecure star Amanda Seales.
Host, Amanda Seales.
Nigerian artiste, Burna Boy emerged victorious in the Best International category as he reclaimed the award for the second consecutive year.
Also, Wizkid became the most Awarded African artiste in BET history with 3 awards; after the Lion King hit single Brown Skin Girl wins the BET Her Award.
Recall Wizkid won the BET Best International Act: Africa award in 2012 and 2017.
Meanwhile, Burna and Wizkid’s contemporary Rema missed out on the opportunity to win the award for Viewer’s Choice: Best New International Act as South African artiste, Sho Madjozi emerged victorious in the category.
Check out the full list of winners below:
FEMALE R&B/POP ARTIST: Lizzo
MALE R&B/POP ARTIST: Chris Brown
BEST GROUP: Migos
BEST COLLABORATION: Chris Brown Ft. Drake – “No Guidance”
MALE HIP HOP ARTIST: DaBaby
FEMALE HIP HOP ARTIST: Meghan Thee Stallion
VIDEO OF THE YEAR: DJ Khaled Ft. Nipsey Hussle & John Legend – “Higher”
VIDEO DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR: Teyana “Spike Tee” Taylor
BEST NEW ARTIST: Roddy Ricch
ALBUM OF THE YEAR: Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial – Roddy Ricch
DR. BOBBY JONES BEST GOSPEL/INSPIRATIONAL AWARD: Kirk Franklin – “Just For Me”
More BET Awards below…
BEST ACTRESS: Issa Rae
BEST ACTOR: Michael B. Jordan
YOUNGSTERS AWARD: Marsai Martin
BEST MOVIE: Queen & Slim
SPORTSWOMAN OF THE YEAR: Simone Biles
SPORTSMAN OF THE YEAR: LeBron James
BET HER AWARD: Beyonce Ft. Blue Ivy Carter, Wizkid & Saint Jhn – “Brown Skin Girl”
VIEWER’S CHOICE AWARD: Megan Thee Stallion Ft. Nicki Minaj – “Hot Girl Summer”
BEST INTERNATIONAL ACT: Burna Boy (Nigeria)
VIEWER’S CHOICE: BEST NEW INTERNATIONAL ACT: Sha Sha (Zimbabwe)