2015 BET Awards: And The Winners Are…

BET AwardsOn Sunday night, the 15th annual BET Awards brought out all of entertainment’s biggest names. Airing live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, the event featured musical performances from a range of artists, spotlighted community heroes and honored achievements in the music, film, and sports. The three hour show’s highlights included Sean “Diddy” Combs performing in a Bad Boy reunion (and taking a nasty fall on-stage), Rihanna duct taping Floyd Mayweather’s mouth, and the antics of hosts Tracee Ellis Ross and Anthony Anderson.

Here are the winners!

Ultimate Icon, Music Dance Visual Award: Janet Jackson
Humanitarian Award: Tom Joyner
Best New Artist: Sam Smith
Best Female Hip-Hop Artist: Nicki Minaj
Best Male Hip-Hop Artist: Kendrick Lamar
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist: Beyoncé
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist: Chris Brown
Best International Act UK: Stormzy
Best International Act Africa: Stonebwoy
Best Group: Rae Sremmurd
Best Collaboration: Common & John Legend, “Glory”
Best Actress: Taraji P. Henson
Best Actor: Terrence Howard
Youngstars Award: Mo’ne Davis
Best Movie: Selma
Best Gospel Artist: Lecrae
Video of the Year: Beyoncé, “7/11”
Video Director of the Year: Beyoncé, Ed Burke & Todd Tourso
Sportswoman of the Year: Serena Williams
Sportsman of the Year: Stephen Curry
Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award: Nicki Minaj f/ Drake, Lil’ Wayne & Chris Brown, “Only”
Centric Award: The Weeknd, “Earned It”
Fandemonium Award: Chris Brown
Lifetime Achievement Award: Smokey Robinson

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