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Full List: BET Awards Winners 2017


The 2017 edition of the BET Awards was held on Sunday at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

Individuals were awarded for their achievements in music, television, entertainment and sports.

The entries that made it to the awards were those released between April 1, 2016 and March 31, 2017.

Here are the winners:

Best female R&B/pop artist


Best male R&B/pop artist

Bruno Mars

Viewers’ choice award

Beyonce – Sorry

Best group


Best collaboration

Chance the Rapper featuring 2 Chainz – No Problem

Best male hip hop artist

Kendrick Lamar

Best female hip hop artist

Remy Ma

Video of the year

Beyonce – Sorry

Video director of the year

Kahlil Joseph and Beyonce Knowles-Carter – Sorry

Best new artist

Chance the rapper

Best actress

Taraji P. Henson

Best actor

Mahershala Ali

Dr. Bobby Jones best gospel/Inspiration award

Lecrae – Can’t Stop Me Now (Destination)

Youngstars Award

Yara Shahidi

Best movie

Hidden Figures

Sportswoman of the year

Serena Williams

Sportsman of the year

Stephen Curry

Centric Award

Solange – Cranes in the Sky

Album of the Year

Beyonce – Lemonade

Best international act – Europe


Best international act – Africa


Humanitatian Award

Chance the Rapper

Lifetime achievement award

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