BET Awards

Jul
1
Melanie Fiona Performs at BET Awards

Melanie Fiona

Melanie Fiona shined with a brilliant performance at the BET Awards 2012. The Canadian songstress, who was nominated for Best Female R&B Artist, powered through her soulful tune “Wrong Side of a Love Song” at Sunday’s show.

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Jul
1
Nicki Minaj Performs ‘Champion’ and ‘Beez in the Trap’ at BET Awards

Nicki Minaj

Her Minajesty, Nicki Minaj, graced the stage at the BET Awards 2012 to perform “Champion” and “Beez in the Trap” with her “Pink Friday” tourmate 2 Chainz. Check out her fiery performance below.

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Jul
1
BET Awards 2012: Red Carpet

Big Sean and his mother

The swagger was on a hundred, thousand, trillion at the BET Awards 2012 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on Sunday. Best New Artist winner Big Sean brought his mother, Willow Smith and her brother Jaden were a couple of “Misfits,” A$AP Rocky kept it trill in all black, and Jermaine Dupri walked the carpet with his protégée Leah LaBelle.

Who was best dressed? Check out 60 photos from the arrivals below.

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Jul
1
Usher Performs ‘Climax’ at BET Awards 2012

Usher

Usher took it to the “Climax” with his performance during the BET Awards 2012 on Sunday. Mr. Raymond had the ladies swooning with his falsetto and smooth moves. Watch his scintillating set below.

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Jul
1
Kanye West and G.O.O.D. Music Open BET Awards 2012

Kanye West

G.O.O.D. Music swerved through the building as Kanye West and his crew kicked off the BET Awards 2012 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. Dressed in all white, each member took turns hitting the stage with their verses on “Mercy.” Big Sean was up first, followed by Pusha T, and then 2 Chainz. The sensor was working overtime when Yeezy emerged from a white Lamborghini to perform “Cold” and his new song “New God Flow.”

He and Jay-Z went on to win Best Group. “Shout out to Maybach Music and Young Money for making this a real good competition for all the fans out here,” said ‘Ye while accepting the award for Best Group.

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Jul
1
Ciara, Wale, Diggy, & Melanie Fiona Celebrate at Pre-BET Awards Dinner

Ciara

The stars once again aligned in Los Angeles for BET Awards weekend. Blonde bombshell Ciara busted out in a cleavage-baring black dress while attending the Pre-BET Awards Celebration at Union Station in downtown L.A. on Saturday. The “Sweat” singer mingled with her peers and introduced herself to Al Sharpton.

Destiny’s divas Michelle Williams and LeToya Luckett caught up on the carpet, Melanie Fiona and Estelle beamed in blue, and two-time nominee Diggy was dapper in a tux.

Rocsi Diaz stepped out with boyfriend Eddie Murphy, while her “106 & Park” co-host Terrence J arrived with his date, supermodel Selita Ebanks. Wale, Luke James, and Gary Clark Jr. provided the entertainment, while Q-Tip worked the turntables.

Tank, Tyrese, Tamia, Brianna Perry, and Stalley also toasted with their peers at the elegant affair.

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Jun
23
Samuel L. Jackson Impersonates Nicki Minaj in BET Awards Promo

Samuel L. Jackson

Samuel L. Jackson got in touch with his feminine side in a comical promo for the BET Awards ’12. The Oscar-nominated actor, who will host this year’s show on July 1, dons a bright pink wig and sings Nicki Minaj’s “Beez in the Trap.” See his take on the Young Money rap diva.

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