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BET Awards 2016: The Complete Winners List

The 16th annual BET Awards show aired live Sunday night from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

The BET Award were handed out Sunday night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.
The show, which honors artists, actors and athletes across 20 categories, also featured tributes to Prince by a slew of artists, including Jennifer Hudson and Stevie Wonder, and a surprise performance by Beyonce and Kendrick Lamar.
In addition, Grey's Anatomy star Jesse Williams was given the Humanitarian Award, delivering a passionate Black Lives Matter speech, while Samuel L. Jackson received the Lifetime Achievement Award.
A complete of winners is below.
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
Beyonce (WINNER)

Adele
Andra Day
K. Michelle
Rihanna
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
Bryson Tiller (WINNER)

Chris Brown
Jeremih
The Weeknd
Tyrese
Best Group
Drake & Future (WINNER)

2 Chainz & Lil Wayne
Puff Daddy & the Family
Rae Sremmurd
The Internet
Best Collaboration
Rihanna ft. Drake - "Work" (WINNER)

Big Sean ft. Chris Brown & Ty Dolla $ign - "Play No Games"
Big Sean ft. Kanye West & John Legend - "One Man Can Change the World"
Future ft. Drake - "Where Ya At"
Nicki Minaj ft. Beyonce - "Feeling Myself"
Best Male Hip Hop Artist
Drake (WINNER)

Fetty Wap
Future
J. Cole
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar
Best Female Hip Hop Artist
Nicki Minaj (WINNER)

Dej Loaf
Lil Kim
Missy Elliott
Remy Ma
Video of the Year
Beyonce - "Formation" (WINNER)

Bryson Tiller - "Don't"
Drake - "Hotline Bling"
Kendrick Lamar - "Alright"
Rihanna ft. Drake - "Work"
Video Director of the Year?
Director X (WINNER)

Benny Boom
Chris Brown
Colin Tilley and the Little Homies
Hype Williams
Best New Artist
Bryson Tiller (WINNER)

Alessia Cara
Andra Day
Kehlani
Tory Lanez
Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award
Kirk Franklin (WINNER)

Anthony Brown & Group Therapy
Erica Campbell
Lecrae
Tamela Mann
Tasha Cobbs

Best Actress
Taraji P. Henson (WINNER)

Gabrielle Union
Kerry Washington
Tracee Ellis Ross
Viola Davis
Best Actor
Michael B. Jordan (WINNER)

Anthony Anderson
Courtney B. Vance
Idris Elba
O'Shea Jackson Jr.
YoungStars Award
Amandla Stenberg (WINNER)

Quvenzhane Wallis
Silento
Willow Smith
Yara Shahidi
Best Movie
Straight Outta Compton (WINNER)

Beasts of No Nation
Concussion
Creed
Dope
Sportswoman of the Year
Serena Williams (WINNER)

Cheyenne Woods
Gabrielle Douglas
Skylar Diggins
Venus Williams
Sportsman of the Year
Stephen Curry (WINNER)

Cam Newton
Kobe Bryant
LeBron James
Odell Beckham Jr.
Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award
Beyonce - "Formation" (WINNER)

Bryson Tiller - "Don't"
Chris Brown - "Back to Sleep"
Drake - "Hotline Bling"
Future ft. Drake - "Where Ya At"
Rihanna ft. Drake - "Work"
Centric Award
Beyonce - "Formation" (WINNER)

Andra Day - "Rise Up"
K. Michelle - "Not a Little Bit"
Rihanna - "BBHMM"
The Internet - "Under Control"
Best International Act Africa
Black Coffee (South Africa) (WINNER)
Wizkid (Nigeria)
AKA (South Africa)
Cassper Nyovest (South Africa)
Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)
Mzvee (Ghana)
Serge Beynaud (Cote D'Ivoire)
Yemi Alade (Nigeria)

Best International Act UK
Skepta (WINNER)

Kano
Krept & Konan
Lianne La Havas
Stormzy
Tinie Tempah

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