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BET Awards 2019: The Winners List

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A running list of the evening's honorees.

The 2019 BET Awards are a wrap.

Hosted by Regina Hall and fit with a Nipsey Blue carpet treatment for attendees (surely the first of many dedications to the late rapper,) the evening saw performances from Cardi B, Fantasia, Meek Mill, City Girls, Lucky Daye, Migos, and more. And, in a highlight, Rihanna presented Mary J. Blige with this year's Lifetime Achievement Award.

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This year's awards was led by Cardi B, who was up for nine awards including Album of The Year, Video of The Year, and Best Female Hip-Hop Artist. She ended up taking home two: Best Female Hip-Hop Artist and Album of the Year for Invasion of Privacy.

It was also a special night for the Nipsey Hussle family. Hussle was named Best Male Hip-Hop Artist. He also was given a humanitarian award.

Check out all the big winners below.

Album of The Year:

Travis Scott - Astroworld 

Meek Mill - Championships

Ella Mai - Self-titled

The Carters - Everything is Love

Cardi B - Invasion of Privacy

Best New Artist:


City Girls

Lil Baby

Juice Wrld

Queen Naija

Best Female Hip-Hop Artist:

Cardi B

Kash Doll


Megan Thee Stallion

Nicki Minaj

Remy Ma

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist:

21 Savage


J. Cole

Meek Mill

Nipsey Hussle

Travis Scott

Viewers Choice Award:

J. Cole - "Middle Child"

Ella Mai - "Trip"

Childish Gambino - "This is America"

Drake - "In My Feelings"

Travis Scott feat. Drake - "Sicko Mode"

Cardi B feat. Bad Bunny and J Balvin - "I Like It"

Best Collaboration:

21 Savage and J. Cole - "A Lot"

Cardi B and Bruno Mars - "Please Me"

Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin - "I Like It"

H.E.R. and Bryson Tiller - "Could've Been"

Travis Scott and Drake - "Sicko Mode"

Tyga and Offset - "Taste"

Best International Act:


Aya Nakamura

Burna Boy




Mr. Eazi

Best New International Act - Viewer's Choice:

Headie One






Best Female R&B/Pop Artist:


Ella Mai




Teyana Taylor

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist:

Anderson .Paak

Bruno Mars

Childish Gambino

Chris Brown

John Legend


Young Stars Award:

Caleb McLaughlin

Lyric Ross

Marsai Martin

Michael Rainey Jr.

Miles Brown

Best Group:

Chloe x Halle

City Girls

Lil Baby and Gunna


The Carters

Video of The Year:

Cardi B - "Money"

21 Savage feat. J. Cole - "A Lot"

Cardi B and Bruno Mars - "Please Me"

Childish Gambino - "This America"

Drake - "Nice For What"

The Carters - "Apeshit"

Video Director of The Year:

Benny Boom

Colin Tilley

Karena Evans

Hype Williams

Dave Meyers

Best Actress:

Issa Rae

Regina Hall

Regina King

Taraji P. Henson

Tiffany Haddish

Viola Davis

Best Actor:

Denzel Washington

Chadwick Boseman

Omari Hardwick

Anthony Anderson

Mahershala Ali

Michael B. Jordan

Best Gospel/Inspirational Award:

Fred Hammond - "Tell Me Where It Hurts"

Erica Campbell feat. Warryn Campbell - "All of My Life"

Kirk Franklin - "Love Theory"

Snoop Dogg feat. Rance Allen - "Blessing Me Again"

Tori Kelly feat. Kirk Franklin - "Never Alone"

Sportsman of The Year:

Kevin Durant

LeBron James

Tiger Woods

Stephen Curry

Odell Beckham Jr

Sportswoman of The Year:

Allyson Felix

Candace Parker

Naomi Osaka

Serena Williams

Simone Biles

HER Award:

Alicia Keys - "Raise a Man"

Ciara - "Level Up"

H.E.R. - "Hard Place"

Teyana Taylor - "Rose in Harlem"

Janelle Monáe - "Pynk"

Queen Naija - "Mama's Hand"

Best Movie:


Creed II

If Beale Street Could Talk

The Hate U Give

Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse

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