Kendrick Lamar grabbed two prizes at the BET Awards, including the Best Male Hip Hop Artist award at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Kendrick Lamar bagged the award for the fifth time, which puts him one ahead of Drake.
It was not the only award for Lamar, as the rapper also won the Video of the Year award for Family Ties, for which he collaborated with Baby Keem.
The Silk Sonic duo of Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak also won Album of the Year and Best Group awards for their album, An Evening with Silk Sonic.
Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs took home the Lifetime Achievement Award, while The Weeknd, Megan Thee Stallion, Mary J. Blige, and Lil Baby were among the other winners.
List of Winners
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist: Jazmine Sullivan
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist: The Weeknd
Best Group: Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak)
Best Collaboration: Wizkid feat. Justin Bieber & Tems – Essence
Best Female Hip Hop Artist: Megan Thee Stallion
Best Male Hip Hop Artist: Kendrick Lamar
Video of the Year: Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar – Family Ties
Video Director of the Year: Anderson .Paak a.k.a. Director .Paak
Best New Artist: Latto
Album of the Year: Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson .Paak) – An Evening with Silk Sonic
BET Her Award: Mary J. Blige – Good Morning Gorgeous
Best International Act: Tems (Nigeria)
BET Lifetime Achievement Award: Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs.