August 18, 2022

The 2022 BET (Black Leisure Tv) Awards ceremony was held on the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday. Here is an inventory of winners who took the BET Awards dwelling.

Jazmine Sullivan

The 35-year-old singer gained the Finest Feminine R&B/Pop Artist award and addressed the overturned Roe v. Wade ruling in her speech. “When you’ve got ever benefited from a girl making one of many hardest choice of her life — terminating a being pregnant — you should arise,” she mentioned.

The Weeknd

The 32-year-old Canadian singer took the Best Male R&B/Pop Artist award home. Blxst, Chris Brown, Giveon, Lucky Daye, Wizkid and Yung Bleu were also nominated in the same category.

Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak)

The duo won the Best Group as well as the Album Of The Year Award. They also received the Video Of The Year award for their music track, “Smokin Out The Window.”

Rapper Latto

The 23-year-old rapper won her first BET Award in the Best New Artist category. Baby Keem, Benny the Butcher, Muni Long, Yung Bleu and Tems were also nominated in the same category.

Lil Baby X Kirk Franklin

The duo won Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award for their music track, “We Win” released last year.

King Richard

“King Richard” won the Best Movie award over movies like “The Harder They Fall,” “Summer of Soul,” “Space Jam: A New Legacy,” “Respect” and “Candyman.” Actor Will Smith gained the Finest Actor award for a similar film.


The 25-year-old actress gained the Finest Actress award for her efficiency in “Spider-Man: No Approach Residence” and “Euphoria.” Aunjanue Ellis, Issa Rae, Coco Jones, Jennifer Hudson, Queen Latifah, Regina King, Quinta Brunson and Mary J. Blige had been additionally nominated in the identical class.

Marsai Martin

The 17-year-old actress acquired the Youngstars Award towards Storm Reid, Saniyya Sidney, Miles Brown, Demi Singleton and Akira Akbar.

Throughout the award ceremony, Sean “Diddy” Combs was given Lifetime Achievement Award. Kanye West made a shock look on stage to honor his buddy with the Lifetime Achievement Award.

“How can we crown our kings? How can we respect our kings?” West mentioned. “I’m going to him for recommendation to this present day. He conjures up so a lot of my decisions, so a lot of my life decisions. My spouse decisions. Thanks for that.”

The ceremony was hosted by actress Taraji P. Henson.

Will Smith resigned kind the Academy of Movement Image Arts and Sciences over his assault of Chris Rock Picture: AFP / Patrick T. FALLON

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