BET AWARDS 2020 POWERFUL PERFORMANCES, WATCH NOW!
29th June 2020
The BET Awards was held virtually for the first time due to Covid-19. The show was packed with powerful, incredible performances from legends Chuck D and Flavor Flav of the group Public Enemy who opened up the 2020 show with Nas, Black Thought, Rapsody, Jahi, and YG and performed their classic hit, “Fight The Power.”
Highlights also included stunning performances from Alicia Keys, Jennifer Hudson, Chloe X Halle, plus Lil Wayne paying tribute to the late basketball star Kobe Bryant. Winners included Lizzo, Migos, Burna Boy, Michael B Jordan, Roddy Ricch, Chris Brown, Megan Thee Stallion and Beyonce who won the Humanitarian Award presented to her by Michelle Obama. Queen Bee used the opportunity to show support to #BlackLivesMatter movement whilst encouraging Americans to vote for change.
Lil Wayne honours the late NBA player with a performance of his track entitled “Kobe Bryant.”.
Summer Walker & Usher come through with fire performance of “Session 32” and “Come Thru/ You Make Me Wanna”.
Megan Thee Stallion performs her new track “Girls In The Hood” and “Savage”.
Chloe X Halle are at it again with a virtual performance of their tracks “Forgive Me” and “Do It”!
Jennifer Hudson’s powerful performance of Aretha Franklin’s “Young, Gifted and Black” has us all ready for her playing the women herself in Respect Movie released later this year.
Alicia Keys gives a deep and touching performance of “Perfect Way To Die”
Anderson .Paak & Jay Rock deliver a powerful “Lockdown” performance
D Smoke & SiR performances of “Let Go” and “Black Habits” during the BET Awards 2020! It was a whole family affair as their mother joined D Smoke for “Black Habits”
DaBaby & Roddy Ricch perform “Rockstar”.
Album of the Year
Roddy Ricch – ‘Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial’
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
Chris Brown [Ft. Drake] – ‘No Guidance’
Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
Megan Thee Stallion
Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
Video of the Year
DJ Khaled [Ft. Nipsey Hussle, John Legend] – ‘Higher’
Video Director of the Year
Teyana ‘Spike Tee’ Taylor
Best New Artist
Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award
Kirk Franklin – ‘Just for Me’
Best International Act
Best New International Act
Michael B. Jordan
Young Stars Award
Queen & Slim
Sportswoman of the Year
Sportsman of the Year
2020 Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award
Megan Thee Stallion [Ft. Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign] – ‘Hot Girl Summer’
BET Her Award
Beyoncé [Ft. Blue Ivy Carter, Wizkid and Saint Jhn] – ‘Brown Skin Girl’