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(BET Awards) Kendrick Lamar and Drake – BET Awards Big Winners


At last night’s BET Awards Kendrick Lamar (who Hot 104.7 brought to Maine just a month ago) and Drake were the BIG winners of the night!

Kendrick Lamar scored the award for Best Male Hip Hop Artist as well as the coveted Best New Artist award. While accepting his award for Best Male Hip Hop Artist the Compton MC delivered a motivating and heartfelt speech to his fans,

“If you keep love, God, respect, and hard work in your heart, you can do anything you want in life”

Drake won Video of the Year for “Started From the Bottom” as well as the Coca-Cola Viewers Choice Award. Although Drake was unable to make the awards he showed his appreciation on Twitter.

Here’s a full list of the night’s winners:


Best Female R&B/Pop Artist

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

Best Group
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Best Collaboration
A$AP Rocky f/ Drake, 2 Chainz and Kendrick Lamar – “Fuckin’ Problems”

Best Male Hip Hop Artist
Kendrick Lamar

Best Female Hip Hop Artist
Nicki Minaj

Video of the Year
Drake – “Started From the Bottom”

Video Director of the Year
Benny Boom

Best New Artist
Kendrick Lamar

Best Gospel Artist
Mary Mary

Best Actress
Kerry Washington

Best Actor
Jamie Foxx

YoungStars Award
Gabrielle Douglas

Best Movie
Think Like a Man

Subway Sportswoman of the Year
Gabrielle Douglas

Subway Sportsman of the Year
LeBron James

Coca-Cola Viewers Choice Award
Drake – “Started From the Bottom”

Centric Award
Tamar Braxton – “Love and War”

Best International Act: Africa
Ice Prince (Nigeria)

Best International Act: UK
Emeli Sandé

Fandemonium Award
Chris Brown

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