Yesterday evening the BET Hip Hop Awards were hold for the very first time in the city of Miami. The show was hosted by the one and only DJ Khaled, obviously because has been living and repping Miami as his hometown for over 25 years.
The show also featured performances from Gucci Mane, Cardi B (singing Bodak Yellow), the Migos (Hotty), Playboi Carti (Magnolia), Yo Gotti (Rake It Up) and DJ Khaled with Rick Ross, T-Pain, Trick Daddy and Plies (I’m so Hood).
Watch all videos of the performances at the bet.com, as well as tons of photos of the evening. List of winners below:
BEST HIP HOP VIDEO: Kendrick Lamar – HUMBLE. (Nominees: Mask Off, Bodak Yellow, Wild Thoughts and Unforgettable)
BEST COLLABORATION: DJ KHALED FT. RIHANNA and BRISON TYLER (Bad and Boujee, Black Beatles, Rake It Up, Unforgettable)
HOT TICKET PERFORMER (for best live performance and tour): Kendrick Lamar (Drake, J. Cole, Chance The Rapper and Cardi B)
LYRICIST OF THE YEAR: Kendrick Lamar (Drake, J. Cole, JAY-Z and Chance The Rapper)
VIDEO DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR: Benny Boom, for the 2Pac Biopic: All Eyez On Me (Hype Williams, Colin Tilley, Director X and Dave Meyers and Missy Elliot)
DJ OF THE YEAR: DJ Khaled (DJ Envy, DJ Drama, DJ Mustard and DJ Esco)
PRODUCER OF THE YEAR: Metro Boomin (DJ Mustard, London On Da Track, DJ Khaled, Mike Will Made-It, Pharrell Williams)
MVP OF THE YEAR: DJ Khaled (Chance The Rapper, Kendrick Lamar, JAY-Z and Cardi B)
SINGLE OF THE YEAR: Cardi B – Bodak Yellow (Mask Off, HUMBLE., Bad and Boujee and Wild Thoughts)
ALBUM OF THE YEAR: Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.
BEST NEW HIP HOP ARTIST: Cardi B (Aminé, Kodak Black, Tee Grizzley and Playboi Carti)
HUSTLER OF THE YEAR: Cardi B (Chance The Rapper, Diddy, DJ Khaled, JAY-Z and Kendrick Lamar)
MADE-YOU-LOOK AWARD (for best style): Cardi B (A$AP Rocky, Nicki Minaj, Migos and Future)
BEST MIXTAPE: Cardi B – Gansta Bitch Music Vol. 2 (Gucci Mane – Droptopwop, Juicy J – Gas Face, Playboi Carti – Playboi Carti, Tee Grizzley – My Moment and Yo Gotti and Mike Will Made-IT – Gotti Made-It)
SWEET 16: BEST FEATURED VERSE: Nicki Minaj – Rake It Up (Gucci Mane – Black Beatles, Lil Uzi Vert – Bad and Boujee, Chance The Rapper – I’m The One, TY Dolla $ign – Ain’t Nothing and Wiz Khalifa – Ain’t Nothing)
IMPACT TRACK: JAY-Z – Story of O.J. (Cardi B – Bodak Yellow, Kendrick Lamar – Humble, Kendrick Lamar – DNA., Lecrae – Blessings Ft. TY Dolla $ign and Tyler, The Creator – Who Dat Boy Ft. A$AP Rocky)
HIP HOP HONOREE RECOGNITION: Luther Campbell, for his contribution on building the Miami HipHop soundscape, working as a rapper and producer with several artist such as Trina, Trick Daddy, Rick Ross, Flo Rida and DJ Khaled. Watch they surprise performance on the BET Awards here.