Cardi B, Bruno Mars, Others Shine At 2019 BET Awards

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Updated June 24, 2019


The BET on Sunday held its 19th awards ceremony.

It was another exciting night to celebrate the very best in entertainment and culture with performances and appearances by some of the biggest names across television, film and music.

The night saw artists and top acts such as Bruno Mars, Cardi B, Michael B. Jordan and Nigeria’s Burna Boy, take top honours.

Here’s a full list of nominees and winners for the 2019 Bet Awards.

Best International Act

Aka (South Africa)
Aya Nakamura (France)
Burna Boy (Nigeria) – Winner 
Dave (Uk)
Dosseh (France)
Giggs (Uk)
Eazi (Nigeria)


Best New International Act – (Fan Voted Category)

Headie One (Uk)
Jokair (France)
Nesly (France)
Octavian (Uk)
Sho Madjodzi (South Africa) – Winner 
Teniola Apata (Nigeria)


Best Female R&B/Pop Artist

Beyoncé – Winner 
Ella Mai
Teyana Taylor


Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
Anderson Paak
Bruno Mars – Winner
Childish Gambino
Chris Brown
John Legend


Best Group
Chloe X Halle
City Girls
Lil Baby & Gunna
Migos – Winner 
The Carters


Best Collaboration
21 Savage Ft. J. Cole A Lot
Cardi B & Bruno Mars Please Me
Cardi B Ft. Bad Bunny & J Balvin I Like It
H.E.R. Ft. Bryson Tiller Could’ve Been
Travis Scott Ft. Drake Sicko Mode – Winner 
Tyga Ft. Offset Taste


Best Male Hip Hop Artist
21 Savage
Meek Mill
Nipsey Hussle – Winner
Travis Scott

Nipsey Hussle’s family (L-R) Kross Ermias Asghedom, Samantha Smith, Angelique Smith, Emani Asghedom and Dawit Asghedom accept the Humanitarian Award in honor of Nipsey Hussle onstage at the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California.
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Best Female Hip Hop Artist
Cardi B – Winner 
Kash Doll
Megan Thee Stallion
Nicki Minaj
Remy Ma


Video Of The Year
21 Savage A Lot Ft. J. Cole
Cardi B Money
Cardi B & Bruno Mars Please Me
Childish Gambino This Is America – Winner 
Drake Nice For What
The Carters Apes**T


Video Director of The Year
Benny Boom
Colin Tilley
Dave Meyers
Hype Williams
Karena Evans – Winner 


Best New Artist

City Girls
Juice Wrld
Lil Baby – Winner 
Queen Naija


Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

Erica Campbell Ft. Warryn Campbell All Of My Life
Fred Hammond Tell Me Where It Hurts
Kirk Franklin Love Theory
Snoop Dogg Ft. Rance Allen Blessing Me Again – Winner 
Tori Kelly Ft. Kirk Franklin Never Alone


Best Actress

Issa Rae
Regina Hall
Regina King – Winner 
Taraji P. Henson
Tiffany Haddish
Viola Davis

Best Actor

Anthony Anderson
Chadwick Boseman
Denzel Washington
Mahershala Ali
Michael B. Jordan – Winner 
Omari Hardwick


Youngstars Award

Caleb Mclaughlin
Lyric Ross
Marsai Martin – Winner 
Michael Rainey Jr.
Miles Brown


Best Movie

Blackkklansman – Winner 
Creed 2
If Beale Street Could Talk
Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse
The Hate U Give


Sportswoman Of The Year

Allyson Felix
Candace Parker
Naomi Osaka
Serena Williams – Winner 
Simone Biles


Sportsman Of The Year

Kevin Durant
Lebron James
Odell Beckham Jr.
Stephen Curry – Winner 
Tiger Woods


Album Of The Year

Astroworld Travis Scott
Championships Meek Mill
Ella Mai Ella Mai
Everything Is Love The Carters
Invasion Of Privacy Cardi B – Winner 


2019 Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award

Cardi B, Bad Bunny & J Balvin I Like It
Childish Gambino This Is America
Drake In My Feelings
Ella Mai Trip – Winner 
Cole Middle Child
Travis Scott Ft. Drake Sicko Mode


Bet Her Award

Alicia Keys Raise A Man
Ciara Level Up
H.E.R. Hard Place – Winner 
Janelle Monáe Pynk
Queen Naija Mama’s Hand
Teyana Taylor Rose In Harlem