As the summer heats up, the BET Awards cause a buzz of excitement as favorite nominees are named and ultimate winners announced at one of black entertainment’s most prestigious award shows. This year, watch for BET Award nominees to be announced in May followed by a glittering awards ceremony televised live on BET on Sunday, June 23, 2019 beginning at 8PM ET. Meanwhile, keep it here for more updates on who will host, the complete list of nominees, as well as presenters, performers, and big winners at the 2019 BET Awards. The 2018 BET Awards was televised on BET on Sunday, June 24, 2018 at 8PM ET live from the Microsoft Theater in LA. Leading the pack was DJ Khaled with six nominations including Album of the Year for “Grateful” and Video of the Year for “Wild Thoughts”. Kendrick Lamar followed with five nods. SZA and Migos earned four nominations each.
Jamie Foxx hosts the 2018 BET Awards. Hosting this year’s ceremony was funny man, singer, and Hollywood actor Jamie Foxx who returned to MC for the second time after hosting his first BET Awards in 2009. The performance lineup for the 2018 BET Awards included Nicki Minaj, Janelle Monáe, Migos, Ella Mai, H. Meek Mill, 2 Chainz, Big Sean, YG, Miguel, Daniel Caesar, Jay Rock and Yolanda Adams. And, for the first time ever, BET bestowed the “Humanitarian Heroes” Award. Inaugural honorees – including James Shaw Jr. Naomi Wadler, Mamoudou Gassama, Justin Blackman, Shawn King and Anthony Borges were honored for taking a stand for human rights. Just up ahead, check out the complete list of big winners at the 2018 BET Awards along with fun facts and trivia on the awards given for the very best in music, entertainment and black achievement . Record wins at the BET Awards. With an average 7 million viewers, the BET Awards remain the highest rated awards shows on cable television.
She also leads in wins with a total of 27. Chris Brown follows with 37 nominations and 14 wins. Following the passing of Michael Jackson, the BET Awards scrambled to revamp the ceremony. Within three days of its airing on June 28, 2009 the ceremony became a tribute to the fallen star as routines were hurriedly changed to include Jackson’s greatest hits. The only BET Ultimate Icon Award to date was awarded to Janet Jackson in 2015, which recognized her as a game changer in the fields of music, dance and video performances. Sean Cosgrave is a frequent editorial contributor to Chiff. Your cooperation in making Worldstar a better site is always appreciated.
Chris Brown won’t face any charges at this time in Paris after a woman accused the singer and two other men of rape, the local prosecutor’s office tells CNN. All three men were arrested Tuesday, but have since been released, the BBC reports, citing French media. The woman told police that Brown and the other two men assaulted her in the hotel. Brown, 29, issued an all-caps statement via Instagram denying the allegations. I WANNA MAKE IT PERFECTLY CLEAR THIS IS FALSE AND A WHOLE LOT OF CAP! FOR MY DAUGHTER AND MY FAMILY THIS IS SO DISPRESPECTFUL AND IS AGAINST MY CHARACTER AND MORALS! This is beyond his character and morals? Once again, the rich get out of any wrongdoings simply because they are who they are. Either way you look at it, this is not a good guy.