Recap: BET Awards 2015 Winners

The 2015 BET Awards kicked off last night and judging by many on social media Janet Jackson stole the crowd. But does that beat a rap mogul like Diddy falling into the hole of a stage during his Bad Boy reunion performance?

Some of the awards from last night were Nicki Minaj getting the Best Female Hip Hop artist again and Kendrick for Best Male after the release of his classic album To Pimp A Butterfly. New baby daddy Chris Brown scooped 2 awards for Best Male R&B Pop Artist and Fandemonium award after he dropped X in 2014.

Here is a full list of winners:

Ultimate Icon, Music Dance Visual Award: Janet Jackson
Humanitarian Award: Tom Joyner
Best New Artist: Sam Smith
Best Female Hip-Hop Artist: Nicki Minaj
Best Male Hip-Hop Artist: Kendrick Lamar
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist: Beyoncé
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist: Chris Brown
Best International Act UK: Stormzy
Best International Act Africa: Stonebwoy
Best Group: Rae Sremmurd
Best Collaboration: Common & John Legend, “Glory”
Best Actress: Taraji P. Henson
Best Actor: Terrence Howard
Youngstars Award: Mo’ne Davis
Best Movie: Selma
Best Gospel Artist: Lecrae
Video of the Year: Beyoncé, “7/11”
Video Director of the Year: Beyoncé, Ed Burke & Todd Tourso
Sportswoman of the Year: Serena Williams
Sportsman of the Year: Stephen Curry
Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award: Nicki Minaj f/ Drake, Lil’ Wayne & Chris Brown, “Only”
Centric Award: The Weeknd, “Earned It”
Fandemonium Award: Chris Brown
Lifetime Achievement Award: Smokey Robinson
Catch the BET Awards tomorrow night at 9pm.

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