Held on Sunday 25 May 2023 Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles Most prestigious annual events in America: bet prize, The awards, which honor the year’s top performances in music, TV, film and sports, were presented live from the Microsoft Theatre.
This year’s event celebrates 50 years of hip hop Busta Rhymes Who received the Lifetime Achievement Award. Too patti labelle came on stage to pay tribute to Tina Turner, forget some of the iconic words Only the best.
coco jones won the grand prize of the night as Best New Artist and delivered a touching acceptance speech that mesmerized everyone present.
“Thank you so much to my culture and my people for standing by me – we grew up together and it has been a really long journey. I just want to thank God so much that he made me stay when I didn’t understand the importance of it. To all my black girls out there, we just have to fight a little harder to get what we deserve. But don’t stop fighting. Even when it doesn’t make any sense and you’re not sure, keep trying, because we deserve great things.”
SZA and Beyoncé the queens of the 2023 BET Awards
sza And beyonce Each of them has won three times, including a tie for the prize. album of the year, SZA also won Best Female R&B/Pop Artist How else video of the year kill Bill, Whereas break my soul beyonce won both Viewers Choice Award That Bet his prize.
Another draw in the middle of the evening Chris Brown And assistant teacher who shared the honor Male R&B/Pop Artist. Work he was awarded the best actor female hip hopThe rapper outlasted a category full of big names, including the nominees cardi b, megan the stallion, nicki minaj, Koi lere, glorilla And Ice Spice.
in the film category, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever From disney/marvel while won Best Picture Angela Bassett Some of the film’s actors won awards best Actress. Damson Idris won the award as best Actor,
offset and quavo surprise of the evening
offset And quavo reunited at BET Awards for tribute to regret Takeoff. In a surprise performance, the two Georgia-born rappers took the stage at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles to pay tribute to their cousin and nephew, who were shot and killed in Houston last year.
offset And quavo They appeared on stage in the background of a spaceship flying in front of an image Take off Will take charge The rappers, who have had differences in the past, opened their performance with Bad N Boujee in a tribute to the late Migos member.
One of those less traditional speeches was given by? nikki taylor, mother of Teyana “Spike Tay” Taylor, Whose honor she appeared in place of her daughter to accept video director of the year, And called her via Facetime.