The 2020 BET awards which took place on the 28th of June, 2020 was broadcast live from the Microsoft theater, Los Angeles.
The ceremony marks the award show’s 20th year on air and the 40th anniversary of Black Entertainment Television, as well as the first-ever virtual ceremony in its history.
The nominees were announced on June 15, 2020. Drake received the most nominations with 6, ahead of Roddy Ricch and Megan Thee Stallion, who tied with five nominations each.
Roddy Ricch, Drake, Beyonce, Megan Thee Stallion and Chris Brown topped the night with 2 awards each.
Check out the full list of winners below;
Video of the year: DJ Khaled featuring Nipsey Hussle and John Legend, “Higher”
Female R&B/pop artist: Lizzo
Male R&B/pop artist: Chris Brown
Female hip-hop artist: Megan Thee Stallion
Male hip-hop artist: DaBaby
New artist: Roddy Ricch
Best collaboration: Chris Brown featuring Drake, “No Guidance”
Album of the year: Roddy Ricch, “Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial”
Humanitarian award: Beyoncé
Dr. Bobby Jones best gospel/inspirational award: Kirk Franklin, “Just for Me”
Best Actress: Issa Rae
Best Actor: Michael B. Jordan
Best Movie: “Queen & Slim”
Youngstars award: Marsai Martin
Sportswoman of the year: Simone Biles
Sportsman of the year: LeBron James
BET HER award: Beyoncé featuring Blue Ivy Carter, Wizkid and Saint JHN, “Brown Skin Girl”
Video director of the year: Teyana Taylor
Best international act: Burna Boy (Nigeria)
Viewer’s choice: Megan Thee Stallion featuring Nicki Minaj & Ty Dolla $ign– “Hot Girl Summer”
Best new international act: Sha Sha (Zimbabwe)