BET Awards 2017: Complete List of Nominees and Winners

Some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry are gathering at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday, June 25, for the 2017 BET Awards. Saturday Night Live’s Leslie Jones is hosting the celebratory event, which airs at 8:30 p.m. ET on BET.

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Bruno Mars will be the first to take the stage, and more than 20 fan-favorite musicians will follow suit throughout the ceremony. Tune in to see performances by Mary J. Blige, French Montana, Gucci Mane, Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, Migos, Post Malone, Future, Trey Songs, DJ Khaled, Big Sean and more.

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Bruno Mars accepts the award for Best Male R&B/Pop Artist onstage at 2017 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 25, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images

Chance the Rapper will be honored with the Humanitarian Award for his philanthropic efforts in his hometown of Chicago and elsewhere. 

Presenters for the big night include Jamie Foxx, Remy Ma, Trevor Noah and the cast of Girls Trip, including Jada Pinkett Smith and Queen Latifah.

Check out the full list of nominees below, which will be updated throughout the evening as the winners are announced!

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
***WINNER: Beyoncé
Mary J. Blige

    Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
    ***WINNER: Bruno Mars

    Chris Brown
    The Weeknd
    Trey Songz

      Best Group
      2 Chainz & Lil Wayne
      A Tribe Called Quest
      Fat Joe & Remy Ma
      ***WINNER: Migos 
      Rae Sremmurd

        Best Collaboration
        Beyoncé Ft. Kendrick Lamar — “Freedom”
        Chance The Rapper Ft. 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne — “No Problem”
        Brown Ft. Gucci Mane & Usher — “Party”
        Dj Khaled Ft. Beyoncé & Jay Z — “Shining”
        ***WINNER: Migos Ft. Lil Uzi Vert — “Bad and Boujee”
        Rae Sremmurd Ft. Gucci Mane — “Black Beatles”

          Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
          Big Sean
          Chance The Rapper
          ***WINNER: Kendrick Lamar

            Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
            Cardi B
            Missy Elliott
            Nicki Minaj
            ***WINNER: Remy Ma
            Young M.A.

              Video of the Year
              Beyoncé — “Sorry”
              Big Sean — “Bounce Back”
              ***WINNER: Bruno Mars — “24k Magic”
              Migos Ft. Lil Uzi Vert — “Bad And Boujee”
              Solange — “Cranes in the Sky”

                Video Director of the Year
                Benny Boom
                Bruno Mars & Jonathan Lia
                Director X
                Hype Williams
                ***WINNER: Kahlil Joseph & Beyoncé Knowles-Carter

                  Best New Artist
                  21 Savage
                  Cardi B
                  ***WINNER: Chance The Rapper
                  Young M.A.

                    Album of the Year
                    24k Magic — Bruno Mars
                    4 Your Eyez Only — J. Cole
                    A Seat at the Table — Solange
                    Coloring Book — Chance The Rapper
                    ***WINNER: Lemonade — Beyoncé

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                      Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award
                      Cece Winans
                      Fantasia Ft. Tye Tribbett
                      Kirk Franklin Ft. Sarah Reeves, Tasha Cobbs & Tamela Man
                      ***WINNER: Lecrae
                      Tamela Mann

                        Best Actress
                        Gabrielle Union
                        Issa Rae
                        Janelle Monáe
                        ***WINNER: Taraji P. Henson
                        Viola Davis

                          Best Actor
                          Bryshere Y. Gray
                          Denzel Washington
                          Donald Glover
                          ***WINNER: Mahershala Ali
                          Omari Hardwick

                          Youngstars Award
                          Ace Hunter
                          Caleb Mclaughlin
                          Jaden Smith
                          Marsai Martin
                          ***WINNER: Yara Shahidi

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                          Best Movie
                          Get Out
                          ***WINNER: Hidden Figures
                          The Birth of a Nation

                            Sportswoman of the Year Award
                            Gabby Douglas
                            ***WINNER Serena Williams
                            Simone Biles
                            Skylar Diggins
                            Venus Williams

                              Sportsman of the Year Award
                              Cam Newton
                              Lebron James
                              Odell Beckham Jr.
                              Russell Westbrook
                              ***WINNER: Stephen Curry

                                Centric Award
                                Fantasia — “Sleeping with the One I Love”
                                Kehlani — “Distraction”
                                Mary J. Blige — “Thick of It”
                                ***WINNER: Solange — “Cranes in the Sky”
                                Syd — “All About Me”
                                Yuna — “Crush Ft. Usher”

                                  Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award
                                  ***WINNER: Beyoncé — “Sorry”

                                  Bruno Mars — “24k Magic”
                                  Drake — “Fake Love”
                                  Migos Ft. Lil Uzi Vert — “Bad And Boujee”
                                  Rae Sremmurd Ft. Gucci Mane — “Black Beatles”
                                  The Weeknd Ft. Daft Punk — Starboy”

                                    Best International Act: Europe
                                    Craig David
                                    Emeli Sandé
                                    ***WINNER: Stormzy

                                    Best International Act: Africa
                                    Babes Wodumo
                                    Nasty C
                                    ***WINNER: Wizkid
                                    Mr Eazi

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