BET Awards 2016: Complete BET Winners and Nominees List: The 2016 BET Awards has been held with grand opening this Saturday, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. The ceremony celebrates mass achievements in black entertainment and it is there honors music, sports, television, and motion pictures.

The nominees were announced on Friday, 20th May, 2016, with Drake leading the pack with indeed Drake received 9 nominations, while  both  Beyoncé and Rihanna follow behind with 6 nominees. On 22nd May, BET confirmed on their social media accounts both in micro blogging site and Facebook account that they will pay tribute to Prince, who died in April 2016.

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In fact as per report, perhaps one of the crucial missions of the BET ceremony of this year is to give tribute to Prince, as the whole world is sad for the untimely demise of the energetic rock star Prince.

As per report, BET 2016 Awards ceremony is schedule to telecast this Sunday at 8 PM only on the ET channel. And the occasion is the star studded occasion in which indeed the special night purely filled up with music, movies, sports, and fashion. The last year’s broadcast was over four hours.

It will be interesting to see how much time span this weekend the BET Award 2016 dedicates to itself. So let’s get ready to watch this amazing glamorous Award show called BET Award 2016 starting from the red carpet event till the end of the show.

downloadHere Is The Complete List of Nominations: 

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
Adele
Andra Day
Beyonce
Michelle
Rihanna

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

Bryson Tiller
Chris Brown
Jeremiah
The Weeknd
Tyrese

Best Group

2 Chains & Lil Wayne
Drake & Future
Puff Daddy & The Family
Rae Sremmurd
The Internet

Best Collaboration 

Big Sean Ft. Chris Brown & Ty Dolla $ign: “Play No Games.”
Big Sean Ft. Kanye West & John Legend: “One Man Can Change The World.”
Future Ft. Drake: “Where Ya At.”
Nicki Minaj Ft. Beyonce: “Feeling Myself.”
Rihanna Ft. Drake: “Work”.

Best Male Hip Hop Artist

Drake
Fetty Wap
Future
Cole
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar

Best Female Hip Hop Artist

Dej Loaf
Lil Kim
Missy Elliot
Nicki Minaj
Remy Ma

Video of the Year

Beyonce – “Formation”
Bryson Tiller – “Don’t”
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Kendrick Lamar – “Alright”
Rihanna Ft. Drake – “Work”

Best New Artist

Alessia Cara
Andra Day
Bryson Tiller
Kehlani
Tory Lanez

The award show has been presented by Tracee Ellis Ross and Anthony Anderson after a long time they are coming for hosting with other artists and actors likes of Jamie Foxx, Taraji P. Henson, DJ Khaled, Gabrielle Union and Tinashe.

The Performers

  • Jennifer Hudson,
  • French Montana,
  • The Roots,
  • Janelle Monae,
  • Stevie Wonder (who will give tribute to Prince),
  • Dessinger,
  • Erykah Badu,
  • Future,
  • Usher,
  • Alicia Keys,
  • Beyonce,
  • Chloe x Halle
  • D’Angelo

Honorary Awards

  • Lifetime Achievement Award Samuel L. Jackson

•Humanitarian Award – Jesse Williams