2018 BET Awards Winners

The 2018 BET Awards, hosted by Jamie Foxx, aired on Sunday, June 24, 2018, celebrating the year's best in music, entertainment, and sports by people of color.

Kendrick Lamar, who was nominated in five categories, took home the most awards of the night, winning best male hip hop artist and album of the year for his record DAMN. Cardi B and Beyoncé each earned themselves a major award — best female hip hop artist and best female R&B/pop artist, respectively. SZA was also awarded a big prize, snagging best new artist.

Want to know more? Catch all the big winners from the BET Awards below (via E! News):

Best Actress Award
Angela Bassett

Issa Rae

WINNER: Tiffany Haddish

Taraji P. Henson

Lupita Nyong'o

Letitia Wright

Best Actor Award

WINNER: Chadwick Boseman

Denzel Washington

Donald Glover

Daniel Kaluuya

Michael B. Jordan

Sterling K. Brown

Best Movie Award
A Wrinkle in Time
WINNER: Black Panther
Girls Trip

Young Stars Award
Caleb McLaughlin

Lonnie Chavis

Marsai Martin

Miles Brown

WINNER: Yara Shahidi

Ashton Tyler

Album of the Year Award
Grateful, DJ Khaled

Culture II, Migos


WINNER: DAMN., Kendrick Lamar

4:44, Jay-Z

Black Panther: The Album, Kendrick Lamar and various artists

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist Award

WINNER: Beyoncé





Best Male R&B/Pop Artist Award

WINNER: Bruno Mars

Chris Brown

The Weeknd


Daniel Caesar

Best Female Hip Hop Artist Award



Nicki Minaj

Remy Ma

DeJ Loaf

Best Male Hip Hop Artist Award
DJ Khaled



J. Cole

WINNER: Kendrick Lamar

Best Group Award

Chloe x Halle

A Tribe Called Quest



Rae Sremmurd

Best Collaboration Award

WINNER: DJ Khaled feat. Rihanna and Bryson Tiller, "Wild Thoughts"

Bruno Mars feat. Cardi B, "Finesse (Remix)"

Kendrick Lamar feat. Rihanna, "Loyalty"

DJ Khaled feat. Future, Beyoncé and Jay-Z, "Top Off"

Cardi B feat. 21 Savage, "Bartier Cardi"

French Montana feat. Swae Lee, "Unforgettable" 

Video of the Year Award
Bruno Mars feat. Cardi B, "Finesse (Remix)"

Cardi B, "Bodak Yellow"

Migos feat. Drake, "Walk It Talk It"

DJ Khaled feat. Rihanna and Bryson Tiller, "Wild Thoughts"

WINNER: Drake, "God's Plan"

Kendrick Lamar, "Humble"

Video Director of the Year Award

WINNER: Ava Duvernay

Chris Brown

Director X

Dave Meyers

Benny Boom

Best New Artist Award



A Boogie wit da Hoodie

Daniel Caesar

Best International Act Award
Booba (France)

Cassper Nyovest (SA)

Dadju (France)

WINNER: Davido (Nigeria)

Distruction Boyz (SA)

Fally Ipupa (Dr. Congo)

J Hus (UK)

Niska (France)

Tiwa Savage (Nigeria)

Stefflon Don (UK)

Stormzy (UK)

Sportswoman of the Year Award
Elana Meyers Taylor

WINNER: Serena Williams

Candace Parker

Skylar Diggins-Smith

Venus Williams

Sportsman of the Year Award

WINNER: Lebron James

Odell Beckham Jr.

Stephen Curry

Kevin Durant

Dwayne Wade

Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

WINNER: Lecrae feat. Tori Kelly, "I'll Find You"

Snoop Dogg feat. B Slade, "Words Arew Few"

Ledisi and Kirk Franklin, "If You Don't Mind"

Marvin Sapp, "Close"

Tasha Cobbs Leonard feat. Nicki Minaj, "I'm Getting Ready" 

BET Her Award
Janelle Monaé, "Django Jane"

Lizzo, "Water Me"

WINNER: Mary J. Blige, "Strength of a Woman"

Remy Ma feat. Chris Brown, "Melanin Magic (Pretty Brown)"

Chloe x Halle, "The Kids Are Alright"

Leikeli47, "2nd Fiddle"

Coca-Cola Viewers' Choice Award
Migos feat. Cardi B and Nicki Minaj, "MotorSport" 

Kendrick Lamar, "Humble" 

WINNER: Cardi B, "Bodak Yellow" 

Drake, "God's Plan"

DJ Khaled feat. Rihanna and Bryson Tiller, "Wild Thoughts"

SZA feat. Travis Scott, "Love Galore"