Sunday night's BET Awards was one of the show's best iterations in years. Performers included Beyonce, Kendrick Lamar, Usher, Young Thug, Future, Bryson Tiller, Fat Joe, Remy Ma, French Montana, & Anderson.
The wild Brooklyn upstart known as Desiigner just dropped his first-ever project, New English, exclusively on Tidal. Before that, he only had one official song to his name. That song, "Panda," spent two weeks as the No.
The BET awards are quickly approaching, and today we've been given a few of the performers set to take the stage at the big event. Things were already off to a big start with Chris Rock confirmed to host the show, but this new announcement has definitely take
The beauty of a cypher is that it gathers artists from different walks of life and allows them to share their fortes. In a hip-hop cypher, competitors and spectators alike gather to hear some of the hardest bars around.
Sunday night's BET Awards were a triumph. If one were to pick out a single highlight, it would likely be actor/activist Jesse Williams' speech on racism, police brutality, and black empowerment as he received the Humanitarian Award.
The annual BET Awards 2013 are going down tonight, and you can watch it all go down with the live stream. This year the show is hosted by Chris Tucker, and you'll see performances from Justin Timberlake, Miguel, Big Sean, Chris Brown, R.
The 2015 BET Awards go down on Sunday, June 28th, and today, we've got the full list of nominees. Check out the hip hop-related ones below, and the full thing here.
Best female R&B/Pop artist
BeyonceJanelle MonaeJhene AikoCiaraRihanna
What makes Kendrick Lamar such a great performer? His everyman aesthetic makes him relatable. His spiritual conviction that makes him appear possessed gives his performances the feeling of a religious ritual. His live band is fuego. And, bars.