The 20th BET Awards successfully took place on June 28, 2020. The ceremony celebrated achievements in entertainment, honoured music, sports, television, and movies personalities. It was held virtually due to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic lockdowns, and simulcasted via CBS.
On the night of the event, American singer, Beyoncé was honored with the annual Humanitarian Award whiles Megan Thee Stallion was crowned the Best Female Hip-Hop Artist, and Lizzo was honored with the Best Female R&B/Pop Artist accolade.
However, Nigeria’s Burna Boy emerged winner for the Best International Act for the second time in a row.
Find the full list of winners below.
Album of the Year
Roddy Ricch – Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
Chris Brown [Ft. Drake] – “No Guidance”
Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
Megan Thee Stallion
Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
Video of the Year
DJ Khaled [Ft. Nipsey Hussle, John Legend] – “Higher”
Video Director of the Year
Teyana “Spike Tee” Taylor
Best New Artist
Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award
Kirk Franklin – “Just for Me”
Best International Act
Best New International Act
Michael B. Jordan
Young Stars Award
Queen & Slim
Sportswoman of the Year
Sportsman of the Year
2020 Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award
Megan Thee Stallion [Ft. Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign] – “Hot Girl Summer”
BET Her Award
Beyonce [Ft. Blue Ivy Carter, Wizkid and Saint Jhn] – “Brown Skin Girl”