Bryson Tiller Takes “Best New Artist”; Beyonce Scores “Video of the Year” at BET Awards

blame it on JES7 June 26, 2016

The 2016 BET Awards are in full swing, and while we’re mainly here for the performances (catch up w/ Bey and Kendrick’s opener, the Prince tribute and the rest of the evening’s performances here), let’s not forget the night’s awardees.

Bryson Tiller scored big with wins for both “Best New Artist” and “Best Male R&B/Pop Artist,” while Drake & Future scored one for “Best Group.” Beyonce took home “Vide of the Year” for “Formation,” while Drake also clutched another one for “Best Male Artist.” Check back as we continue to update this post.

Watch Bryson’s acceptance speech below.

Centric Award
Andra Day – “Rise Up”
Beyoncé – “Formation” Winner
K. Michelle – “Not a Little Bit”
The Internet – “Under Control”
Rihanna – “Bitch Better Have My Money”

Video of the Year
Beyoncé – “Formation” Winner
Bryson Tiller – “Don’t”
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Kendrick Lamar – “Alright”
Rihanna – “Work” f. Drake

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
Andra Day
Beyoncé Winner
K. Michelle

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
Bryson Tiller Winner
Chris Brown
The Weeknd
Tyrese Gibson

Best Female Hip Hop Artist
Dej Loaf
Lil’ Kim
Missy Elliott
Nicki Minaj Winner
Remy Ma

Best Male Hip Hop Artist
Drake Winner
Fetty Wap
J. Cole
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar

Best Group
2 Chainz & Lil Wayne
Drake & Future Winner
Puff Daddy & The Family
Rae Sremmurd
The Internet

Video Director of the Year
Benny Boom
Chris Brown
Colin Tilley & The Little Homies
Director X – Winner
Hype Williams

Best Collaboration
Big Sean – “Play No Games” f. Chris Brown & Ty Dolla $ign
Big Sean – “One Man Can Change the World” f. Kanye West & John Legend
Future – “Where Ya At” f. Drake
Nicki Minaj – “Feeling Myself” f. Beyoncé
Rihanna – “Work” f. Drake Winner

Best New Artist
Alessia Cara
Andra Day
Bryson Tiller Winner
Tory Lanez

Sportsman of the Year
Cam Newton
Kobe Bryant
Lebron James
Odell Beckham Jr.
Stephen Curry Winner