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American award show

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BET Awards: American award show
The BET Awards is an American award show that was established in 2001 by the Black Entertainment Television network to celebrate African Americans and other American minorities in music, acting, sports, and other fields of entertainment over the past year. The awards are presented annually, and are broadcast live on BET. The annual presentation ceremony features performances by artists, and some of the awards of more popular interest are presented in a televised ceremony.


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"Black-ish" star Marsai Martin, 15, took to Instagram on Sunday to deliver a cheeky response to trolls attacking her hairstyle and teeth. - Published

Former San Francisco mayor Willie Brown mistakenly included in BET Awards 'In Memoriam' segment

Former San Francisco Mayor Willie Brown is very much alive, but was mistakenly added to the BET Awards "In Memoriam" tribute segment Sunday night. - Published

5 things you missed at the 2020 BET Awards, from Black Lives Matter tributes to Beyoncé reigning

The 2020 BET Awards were filled with tributes to George Floyd, Black Lives Matter and featured Michelle Obama praising Beyoncé. Five big moments: - Published

BET Awards: Lil Wayne pays musical tribute to Lakers legend Kobe Bryant

Rapper Lil' Wayne performed a version of his 2009 track "Kobe Bryant" to honor the legend at the BET Awards Sunday night. - Published

Michelle Obama pays tribute to Beyoncé, presenting BET Humanitarian Award to 'The Queen'

Former first lady Michelle Obama paid tribute to Beyoncé, presenting the Humanitarian honor at the BET Awards: "I'm here to talk about the Queen." - Published

Drake, Megan Thee Stallion and Roddy Ricch lead BET Awards nominations

The ceremony will air June 28 at 8 p.m. EDT on CBS and BET. - Published

ShowBiz Minute: BET Awards, Flying Wallendas, US Box Office

Mary J. Blige among big winners at BET Awards; Flying Wallendas safely cross Times Square; "Toy Story 4" takes top spot at U.S. box office. (June 24) - Published

How a Club Fight Turned Into a Felony Indictment for Cardi B

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Central Park Five receive standing ovation at BET Awards

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Mary J. Blige cries happy tears at BET Awards

Speaking before she picked up the Lifetime Achievement honor at the BET Awards, musician Mary J. Blige said, "I've given so much in my life to my fans, just so people can heal. (June 24) - Published

Mary J. Blige receives Lifetime Achievement award at BETs

Mary J Blige, Cardi B, and Ella Mai were the big winners at the BET Awards in Los Angeles, where DJ Khaled performed a tribute to Nipsey Hussle. (June 24) - Published

Music stars dazzle on BETs blue carpet

Fashion forward looks with Mary J. Blige, Lil Nas X, H.E.R. and others strutting their stuff as they arrive for the BET Awards in LA. (June 24) - Published

Music elite hits the blue carpet for the BET Awards

2 Chainz, H.E.R. and others sparkle on the blue carpet in Los Angeles as they arrive for the BET Awards. (June 24) - Published

BET Awards: The winners list

Who won the BET Awards? A complete list of nominees and winners. - Published

BET Awards: Stars pay tribute to Nipsey Hussle

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BET Awards: 4 major moments you missed, including Cardi B opener and Nipsey Hussle tribute

Highlights of Sunday's BET Awards included a moving tribute to Nipsey Hussle, who was killed in March, and a rousing opener by Cardi B and Offset. - Published

BET Awards: Tyler Perry's studio land was Confederate base, now it's 'owned by one Negro'

Taraji P. Henson praised Tyler Perry for creating opportunities for people of color – and paying them fairly – as she honored him at the BET Awards. - Published

BET Awards: The Central Park Five, introduced as Exonerated Five, get standing ovation

The BET Awards took a serious turn Sunday when the men known as the Central Park Five made an emotional appearance, embracing the bond between them. - Published

Stars shine on the BET Awards red carpet

The stars were out Sunday night for the BET Awards, held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Click through to see all the glamorous arrivals. - Published

What to expect at the BET Awards: A tribute to Nipsey Hussle, plus Cardi B, Lil Nas perform

John Legend, DJ Khaled and YG will pay tribute to Nipsey Hussle at Sunday's BET Awards, where the slain rapper will receive a humanitarian award. - Published

Trump appears on 'Meet the Press,' BET Awards, Women's World Cup: 5 things to know this weekend

Trump to appear on 'Meet the Press' for first time as president, the 2019 BET Awards, the Women's World Cup Round of 16 and more things to start your weekend right. - Published