The 2021 BET Awards honored the best of the best in Black music with a cavalcade of outstanding awards and performances.
Megan Thee Stallion and Cardi B were among this year’s biggest winners at the June 27 BET Awards that took place in Los Angeles. Megan took home four trophies – including Best Female Hip Hop Artist and the Viewer’s Choice Award for her Beyoncé collaboration “Savage”, as well as Best Duet and Best Video for her “WAP” collaboration with Cardi B.
While both female rappers performed at the Microsoft Theater, Cardi B stole the show when she announced she was expecting her second child during a surprise set with her husband, Offset from Migos.
The night’s other notable winners includes Jazmine Sullivan who won Album of the Year for “Heaux Tales,” H.E.R. won Best Female R&B/Pop Artist, and Bruno Mars won two prizes for Video Director and Best Group for Silk Sonic, his stunning collaboration with Anderson.Paak.