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BET Awards: Brazilian Activist Djamila Ribeiro to Get International Global Good Honor

Brazilian activist, philosopher and writer Djamila Ribeiro will be honored with the 2021 BET International Global Good Award during the June 27 BET Awards celebration, which is…

BET Awards: Megan Thee Stallion, DaBaby Lead Nominations for Live, In-Person Show

Megan Thee Stallion and DaBaby lead the nominations for the 2021 BET Awards, which will return live and in-person this year. Last year, the BET Awards was one of the first major awards shows…

TV Ratings: BET Awards Get a Boost From CBS

CBS' first-ever simulcast of the BET Awards didn't bring in a huge audience, but it's likely to help the telecast match last year's audience.

Critic’s Notebook: The BET Awards Powerfully Captures the Pulse of the Nation

Sure, Amanda Seales' audio sounded like it was coming from a shower stall, but thanks to powerful performances from the likes of Alicia Keys and Jennifer Hudson, the 2020 BET Awards packed a punch.

BET Awards: Lizzo, Megan Thee Stallion, Blue Ivy Carter Among Those Who Set Records

There were first-time winners in several key categories at the 20th annual BET Awards. Lizzo was named best female R&B/pop artist. She beat Beyoncé, who had won 10 times in this category, including…

BET Awards Mistakenly Includes Former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown Jr. in the ‘In Memoriam’ Segment

The BET Awards mistakenly included politician Willie Lewis Brown Jr. in its "In Memoriam" segment on Sunday night. Lewis, the former mayor of San Francisco, is alive.

BET Awards: Beyonce, Megan Thee Stallion and More Highlight Black Lives Matter Movement

Beyoncé, Megan Thee Stallion, Anderson .Paak and more put the Black Lives Matter movement at center stage with calls for equality and diversity at the 2020 BET Awards.

Beyonce Dedicates Humanitarian Award Win to Black Lives Matter Protesters at BET Awards

Upon receiving the humanitarian award from Michelle Obama at the 20th annual BET Awards on Sunday, Beyoncé called for continued efforts to support the Black community and to vote.

BET Awards: Wayne Brady Pays Tribute to Little Richard With Medley of Hits

The 2020 BET Awards remembered late music legend Little Richard with a performance by comedian, actor and musician Wayne Brady on Sunday.

Lil Wayne Pays Tribute to Kobe Bryant at BET Awards

Lil Wayne honors late basketball star Kobe Bryant at the 20th annual BET Awards with "Kobe Bryant" performance.

BET Awards: Nas, Black Thought, YG, Rapsody Join Public Enemy for Powerful “Fight the Power” Remix

The BET Awards, celebrating its 20th anniversary, kicked off with performances reflecting the current times as Black artists rapped and sang anthems about the Black experience and fighting for equal…

BET Awards: Blue Ivy Carter Wins Prize Alongside Mom Beyonce for ‘Brown Skin Girl’

Blue Ivy Carter took home her first BET award on Sunday for her song "Brown Skin Girl," which features her mother Beyoncé.