2020 BET Awards (Winners)

blame it on Wongo June 28, 2020

Making the best out of a situation the world and other beings have put us in, the 2020 BET Awards have continued as planned with just a few minor changes. Abiding by social distancing rules, the award show can only be livestreamed and includes pre-recorded award announcements and performances.

Still early into the show, Megan Thee Stallion, who had five nominations, earned with first win for Best Female Hip-Hop Act. Drake leads the way with six nominations while Roddy Ricch and DaBaby follow suit with five and four nominations respectively.

Find the winners to this year’s award show below as they are updated throughout the night.

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist

  • Beyonce
  • H.E.R.
  • Jhene Aiko
  • Kehlani
  • Lizzo
  • Summer Walker

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

  • Anderson .Paak
  • Chris Brown
  • Jacquees
  • Khalid
  • The Weeknd
  • Usher

Best Group

  • Chloe x Halle
  • City Girls
  • Earthgang
  • Griselda
  • Jackboys
  • Migos

Best Collaboration

  • Chris Brown & Drake, “No Guidance“
  • DJ Khaled, Nipsey Hussle, & John Legend, “Higher“
  • Future & Drake, “Life Is Good“
  • H.E.R. & YG, “Slide“
  • Megan Thee Stallion, Nicki Minaj, & Ty Dolla $ign, “Hot Girl Summer“
  • Wale & Jeremih, “On Chill“

Best Female Hip-Hop Artist

  • Cardi B
  • Doja Cat
  • Lizzo
  • Megan Thee Stallion
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Saweetie

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

  • DaBaby
  • Drake
  • Future
  • Lil Baby
  • Roddy Ricch
  • Travis Scott

Video Of The Year

  • Chris Brown & Drake, “No Guidance”
  • DaBaby, “BOP“
  • DJ Khaled, Nipsey Hussle, & John Legend, “Higher”
  • Doja Cat, “Say So“
  • Megan Thee Stallion, Nicki Minaj, & Ty Dolla $ign, “Hot Girl Summer”
  • Roddy Ricch, “The Box“

Video Director Of The Year

  • Benny Boom
  • Cole Bennett
  • Dave Meyers
  • Director X
  • Eif Rivera
  • Teyana “Spike Tee” Taylor

Best New Artist

  • DaniLeigh
  • Lil Nas X
  • Pop Smoke
  • Roddy Ricch
  • Summer Walker
  • YBN Cordae

Album Of The Year

  • Lizzo, Cuz I Love You
  • Megan Thee Stallion, Fever
  • Beyoncé, Homecoming: The Live Album
  • H.E.R., I Used To Know HER
  • DaBaby, KIRK
  • Roddy Ricch, Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial


  • Fred Hammond, “Alright”
  • John P. Kee & Zacardi Cortez, “I Made It Out”
  • Kanye West, “Follow God“
  • Kirk Franklin, “Just For Me”
  • PJ Morton, Le’andria Johnson, & Mary Mary, “All In His Plan”
  • The Clark Sisters, “Victory”


  • Alicia Keys, “Underdog“
  • Beyoncé, Blue Ivy Carter, Wizkid, & Saint JHN, “Brown Skin Girl“
  • Ciara, Lupita Nyong’o, Ester Dean, City Girls, & La La, “Melanin“
  • Layton Greene, “I Choose”
  • Lizzo & Missy Elliott, “Tempo“
  • Rapsody & Pj Morton, “Afeni“

Viewer’s Choice Award

  • Chris Brown & Drake, “No Guidance”
  • DaBaby, “BOP”
  • Future & Drake, “Life Is Good”
  • Megan Thee Stallion, Nicki Minaj, & Ty Dolla $ign, “Hot Girl Summer”
  • Roddy Ricch, “The Box”
  • The Weeknd, “Heartless“

Best International Act

  • Burna Boy (Nigeria)
  • Innoss’b (DRC)
  • Sho Madjozi (South Africa)
  • Dave (U.K.)
  • Stormzy (U.K.)
  • Ninho (France)
  • S.Pri Noir (France)

Viewer’s Choice: Best New International Act

  • Rema (Nigeria)
  • Sha Sha (Zimbabwe)
  • Celeste (U.K.)
  • Young T & Bugsey (U.K.)
  • Hatik (France)
  • Stacy (France)