*if you missed the 2015 BET Awardsbroadcast from the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles Sunday evening with hosts Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross, we’ve got a list of all the winners and award recipients.
Meanwhile, performers such as Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj did their thing performance wise. The night also saw a reunion of Bad Boy Records’ biggest acts. Additionally, Janet Jackson and Smokey Robinson received top achievement honors as well.
Following are the winners from a nominee list that included Beyonce, Nicki Minaj, Kendrick Lamar, Big Sean, Chris Brown and John Legend, among others.
Best New Artist
Rae Sremmurd Sam Smith** WINNER
Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
Azealia Banks Nicki Minaj** WINNER
Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
Common Kendrick Lamar** Winner