BET Awards 2020: Burna Boy makes history, see the full list of winners.

BET Awards 2020: Burna Boy makes history, see the full list of winners.
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The 2020 edition of the Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards marked the 20th anniversary of the inception of the awards scheme. Additionally, the major event on the world entertainment calendar also marked the 40th anniversary of its TV network, BET.

The biggest night for black artistry, BET Awards took place virtually last Sunday. Amanda Seales held onto the mic as the host, as we witnessed thrilling performances from the likes of Lil Wayne, Alicia Keys, Usher, Dababy, Megan Thee Stallion, Summer Walker, Roddy Ricch and Cloe × Halle. Moreover, for the very first time, the show was aired on CBS.

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Meanwhile, African acts Burna Boy, Sha Sha, and Wizkid received honors on the night. Burna Boy historically won the Best International Act Award for the second consecutive time. Zimbabwe’s Sha Sha won the Best New Act award, whilst Wizkid shared in Beyonce’s win for the BET Her Award, for his collaboration on ‘Brown Skin Girl’.

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See the full list of winners:

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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

Best Group


Best Collaboration

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

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Teyana “Spike Tee” Taylor

Best New Artist

Roddy Ricch

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Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

Kirk Franklin – “Just for Me”

Best International Act

Burna Boy

Best New International Act

Sha Sha

Best Actress

Issa Rae

Best Actor

Michael B. Jordan

Young Stars Award

Marsai Martin

Best Movie

Queen & Slim

Sportswoman of the Year

Simone Biles

Sportsman of the Year

LeBron James

2020 Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award

Megan Thee Stallion [Ft. Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign] – “Hot Girl Summer”

BET Her Award

Beyonce [Ft. Blue Ivy Carter, Wizkid and Saint Jhn] – “Brown Skin Girl”


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