BET Awards: The Complete Winners List

9:56 PM 6/26/2016

by THR Staff

The 16th annual BET Awards show aired live Sunday night from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

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The BET Award were handed out Sunday night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

The show, which honors artists, actors and athletes across 20 categories, also featured tributes to Prince by a slew of artists, including Jennifer Hudson and Stevie Wonder, and a surprise performance by Beyonce and Kendrick Lamar.

In addition, Grey's Anatomy star Jesse Williams was given the Humanitarian Award, delivering a passionate Black Lives Matter speech, while Samuel L. Jackson received the Lifetime Achievement Award.

A complete of winners is below.

  • Best Female R&B/Pop Artist

    Beyonce (WINNER)
    Andra Day
    K. Michelle

  • Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

    Bryson Tiller (WINNER)
    Chris Brown
    The Weeknd

  • Best Group

    Drake & Future (WINNER)
2 Chainz & Lil Wayne
    Puff Daddy & the Family

    Rae Sremmurd
    The Internet

  • Best Collaboration

    Rihanna ft. Drake - "Work" (WINNER)
    Big Sean ft. Chris Brown & Ty Dolla $ign - "Play No Games"
    Big Sean ft. Kanye West & John Legend - "One Man Can Change the World"
    Future ft. Drake - "Where Ya At"
    Nicki Minaj ft. Beyonce - "Feeling Myself"

  • Best Male Hip Hop Artist

    Drake (WINNER)
    Fetty Wap
    J. Cole
    Kanye West
    Kendrick Lamar

  • Best Female Hip Hop Artist

    Nicki Minaj (WINNER)
    Lil Kim
    Missy Elliott
    Remy Ma

  • Video of the Year

    Beyonce - "Formation" (WINNER)
    Bryson Tiller - "Don't"
    Drake - "Hotline Bling"
    Kendrick Lamar - "Alright"
    Rihanna ft. Drake - "Work"

  • Video Director of the Year

    Director X (WINNER)
    Benny Boom
    Chris Brown
    Colin Tilley and the Little Homies
    Hype Williams

  • Best New Artist

    Bryson Tiller (WINNER)
    Andra Day
    Tory Lanez

  • Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

    Kirk Franklin (WINNER)
    Anthony Brown & Group Therapy
    Erica Campbell
    Tamela Mann
    Tasha Cobbs

  • Best Actress

    Taraji P. Henson (WINNER)
    Gabrielle Union
    Kerry Washington
    Tracee Ellis Ross
    Viola Davis

  • Best Actor

    Michael B. Jordan (WINNER)
    Anthony Anderson
    Courtney B. Vance
    Idris Elba
    O'Shea Jackson Jr.

  • YoungStars Award

    Amandla Stenberg (WINNER)
    Quvenzhane Wallis
    Willow Smith
    Yara Shahidi

  • Best Movie

    Straight Outta Compton (WINNER)
    Beasts of No Nation

  • Sportswoman of the Year

    Serena Williams (WINNER)
    Cheyenne Woods
    Gabrielle Douglas
    Skylar Diggins
    Venus Williams

  • Sportsman of the Year

    Stephen Curry (WINNER)
    Cam Newton
    Kobe Bryant
    LeBron James
    Odell Beckham Jr.

  • Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award

    Beyonce - "Formation" (WINNER)
    Bryson Tiller - "Don't"
    Chris Brown - "Back to Sleep"
    Drake - "Hotline Bling"
    Future ft. Drake - "Where Ya At"
    Rihanna ft. Drake - "Work"

  • Centric Award

    Beyonce - "Formation" (WINNER)
    Day - "Rise Up"
    K. Michelle - "Not a Little Bit"
    Rihanna - "BBHMM"
    The Internet - "Under Control"

  • Best International Act Africa

    Black Coffee (South Africa) (WINNER)
    AKA (South Africa)
    Cassper Nyovest (South Africa)
    Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)
    Mzvee (Ghana)
    Serge Beynaud (Cote D'Ivoire)
    Yemi Alade (Nigeria)
    Wizkid (Nigeria) 

  • Best International Act UK

    Skepta (WINNER)

    Krept & Konan
    Lianne La Havas
    Tinie Tempah