BET Awards 2015 Winners List!

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BET Awards Winners

By Michael Lewittes |

BET Awards Winners


The 2015 BET Awards are on Sunday, and over the course of the live broadcast from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, 22 winners will be announced from the fields of music, sports, and acting. Leading with the most nominations are Nicki Minaj and Chris Brown, who both have six nods. Right behind then are Lil Wayne and Beyonce, who each have four nominations. Gossip Cop has a full list of winners below.

The awards are being hosted by Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross, who are both up for acting awards. Anderson is competing against Indrid Elba, Kevin Hart, Terrence Howard, and Jussie Smollett, while Ross is facing off with Viola Davis, Taraji P. Henson, Gabrielle Union, and Kerry Washington. The Best Movie nominees are Annie, Beyond The Lights, Selma, Think Like A Man Too, and Top Five. And vying for Sportsman of the Year are Stephen Curry, LeBron James, Marshawn Lynch, Floyd Mayweather, and Chris Paul.

In addition to those competing for awards, Smokey Robinson will be given the Lifetime Achievement Award, Tom Joyner will receive the Humanitarian Award, and Janet Jackson’s getting the first-ever Ultimate Icon Music Dance Visual Award.

There will also be a number of performances at the BET Awards by, among others, Robinson, Brown, Minaj and the “Empire” cast. Who do you want to win? Gossip Cop will have the full list of winners as soon as the show begins at 8 p.m. EST.

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
Chris Brown
Best Group
Rae Sremmurd
Best Collaboration
Common and John Legend, “Glory”
Best Female Hip Hop Artist
Nicki Minaj
Best Male Hip Hop Artist
Kendrick Lamar
Video of the Year
Beyoncé, “7/11”
Video Director of the Year
Beyoncé, Ed Burke, and Todd Tourso
Best New Artist
Sam Smith
Best Gospel Artist
Best Actress
Taraji P. Henson
Best Actor
Terrence Howard
Young Stars Award
Mo’ne Davis
Best Movie
Sportswoman of the Year
Serena Williams
Sportsman of the Year
Stephen Curry
Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award
Nicki Minaj, “Only,” featuring Lil Wayne, Drake, Chris Brown
Centric Award
The Weeknd, “Earned It”
Best International Act: Africa
Stonebwoy (Ghana)
Best International Act: UK
FANdemonium Award
Chris Brown
Lifetime Achievement
Smokey Robinson
Humanitarian Award
Tom Joyner
Ultimate Icon: Music Dance Visual Award
Janet Jackson


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