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2018 BET Awards Winners & Performances

The 2018 BET Awards are going down tonight live from Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California with performances by Jay Rock, J. Cole, 2 Chainz, Big Sean, Miguel, Meek Mill, Nicki Minaj, Migos, and more.

DJ Khaled leads the way with six total nominations, followed by Migos and SZA with four each. Bruno Mars, Drake, Beyoncé, and Jay Z are all also up for awards.

Check back throughout the night for the full list of winners and live performances as they happen.

Jay Rock Performs “Win”

J. Cole, Daniel Caesar & Wale Perform “Friends”

Migos Perform “Walk It, Talk It” & “Stir Fry”

Miguel Performs “Come Through & Chill” & “Sky Walker”

SiR Performs “War”

Nicki Minaj Performs “Chun-Li” & “Rich Sex”

YG, 2 Chainz, Big Sean & Nicki Minaj Perform “Big Bank”

H.E.R. Performs “Focus” &  “Best Part” With Daniel Caesar

Jamie Foxx & Marsha Ambrosius Perform Anita Baker Tribute

Meek Mill & Miguel Perform “Stay Woke”

Ella Mai Performs “Boo’d Up”

Janelle Monáe Performs “Dirty Computer” Medley

2018 BET Award Nominations & Winners

Best Male Hip Hop Artist Award
Drake
Kendrick Lamar
DJ Khaled
JAY-Z
J. Cole

Best Female Hip Hop Artist Award
Cardi B
Nicki Minaj
Remy Ma
DeJ Loaf
Rapsody

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist Award
Bruno Mars
Chris Brown
The Weeknd
Khalid
Daniel Caesar

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist Award
Beyoncé
Kehlani
H.E.R.
Rihanna
SZA

Best Group Award
Migos (WINNER)
A Tribe Called Quest
N.E.R.D
Rae Sremmurd
Chloe X Halle

Best New Artist Award
SZA (WINNER)
H.E.R.
Daniel Caesar
GoldLink
A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie

Best Collaboration Award
Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B – “Finesse (Remix)”
DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts” (WINNER)
DJ Khaled ft. JAY-Z, Future & Beyonce – “Top Off”
Cardi B ft. 21 Savage – “Bartier Cardi”
French Montana ft. Swae Lee – “Unforgettable”
Kendrick Lamar ft. Rihanna – “LOYALTY.”

Video of the Year Award
Drake – “God’s Plan”
Cardi B – “Bodak Yellow”
Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B – “Finesse (Remix)”
DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts”
Kendrick Lamar – “HUMBLE.”
Migos ft. Drake – “Walk It Talk It”

Video Director of the Year Award
Benny Boom
Director X
Ava Duvernay
Chris Brown
Dave Meyers

Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award
Lecrae ft. Tori Kelly – “I’ll Find You”
Snoop Dogg ft. B. Slade – “Words Are Few”
Ledisi & Kirk Franklin – “If You Don’t Mind”
Marvin Sapp – “Close”
Tasha Cobbs Leonard ft. Nicki Minaj – “I’m Getting Ready”

The Best International Act Award
Booba (France)
Cassper Nyovest (SA)
Dadju (France)
Davido (Nigeria) (WINNER)
Distruction Boyz (SA)
Fally Ipupa (Dr. Congo)
J Hus (UK)
Niska (France)
Tiwa Savage (Nigeria)
Stefflon Don (UK)
Stormzy (UK)

Album of the Year Award
DAMN. – Kendrick Lamar
CTRL – SZA
4:44 – JAY-Z
Culture II – Migos
Black Panther: The Album – Kendrick Lamar & Various Artists
Grateful – DJ Khaled

BET Her Award
Janelle Monae – “Django Jane”
Lizzo – “Water Me”
Mary J. Blige – “Strength of a Woman”
Remy Ma ft. Chris Brown – “Melanin Magic (Pretty Brown)”
Chloe X Halle – “The Kids Are Alright”
Leikeli47 – “2nd Fiddle”

Best Movie Award
A Wrinkle in Time
Black Panther (WINNER)
Girls Trip
Mudbound
Detroit

Best Actress Award
Angela Bassett
Issa Rae
Tiffany Haddish (WINNER)
Taraji P. Henson
Lupita Nyong’o
Letitia Wright

Young Stars Award
Caleb McLaughlin
Lonnie Chavis
Marsai Martin
Miles Brown
Yara Shahidi
Ashton Tyler

Sportswoman of the Year Award
Elana Meyers Taylor
Serena Williams
Candace Parker
Skylar Diggins-Smith
Venus Williams

Sportsman of the Year Award
Lebron James
Odell Beckham Jr.
Stephen Curry
Kevin Durant
Dwayne Wade

Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award
SZA featuring Travis Scott – “Love Galore”
Cardi B – “Bodak Yellow” (WINNER)
Kendrick Lamar – “HUMBLE.”
Drake – “God’s Plan”
Migos ft. Cardi B & Nicki Minaj – “Motor Sport”
DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts”