The BET Hip Hop Awards premiered last night and we have to admit, it was an amazing show! hosted by Rap Icon, Fat Joe, the show kicked off with a marching band, simulated fireworks and incredible energy! Take a look.
Rapper Kendrick Lamar dominated the nominations for this years Hip Hop Awards with a whopping SIX WINS! Check out the categories and the complete list of winners below.
The complete list of “BET Hip Hop Awards” 2022 winners are:
HIP HOP ALBUM OF THE YEAR
KENDRICK LAMAR - MR. MORALE & THE BIG STEPPERS
SONG OF THE YEAR
LATTO - BIG ENERGY
HIP HOP ARTIST OF THE YEAR
BEST HIP HOP VIDEO
KENDRICK LAMAR & BABY KEEM - FAMILY TIES
BEST BREAKTHROUGH HIP HOP ARTIST
FUTURE FEAT. DRAKE & TEMS - WAIT FOR U
BEST DUO OR GROUP
BEST LIVE PERFORMER
LYRICIST OF THE YEAR
BEST INTERNATIONAL FLOW
BENJAMIN EPPS (FRANCE)
VIDEO DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR
KENDRICK LAMAR & DAVE FREE
DJ OF THE YEAR
PRODUCER OF THE YEAR
HUSTLER OF THE YEAR
BEST HIP HOP PLATFORM
CARESHA PLEASE & DRINK CHAMPS (TIE)
SWEET 16: BEST FEATURED VERSE
DRAKE - WAIT FOR U (FUTURE FEAT. DRAKE & TEMS) & CHURCHILL DOWNS (JACK HARLOW FEAT. DRAKE) (TIE)
LIZZO - ABOUT DAMN TIME
Rapper Trina was presented was the “I Am Hip Hop” honoree and she delivered a heartfelt speech that moved the crowd. Watch.
If you missed this year's BET Hip Hop Awards, no worries, you can watch an encore airing of the award show on Wednesday, October 5 at Midnight ET/PT on BET.