2017 BET Awards full list of winners: Wizkid conquers Africa...

The 2017 BET Awards edition was staged successfully and beamed live from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles this Sunday, June 25.

The event which was hosted by comedian Leslie Jones saw great performances from Bruno Mars, Mary J. Blige, French Montana, Gucci Mane, Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, Migos, Post Malone, Future, Trey Songs, DJ Khaled, Big Sean, and many others.

Chance The Rapper was honoured with the Humanitarian Award for his philanthropic efforts in his hometown of Chicago and elsewhere.

The Lifetime Achievement Award went to New Edition.

Earlier (Saturday, June 24, 2017), Wizkid from Nigeria had been announced as the winner of the The Best International Act, Africa category beating completion from the likes of AKA (South Africa), BABES WODUMO (South Africa), DAVIDO (Nigeria), NASTY C (South Africa), TEKNO (Nigeria), and MR EAZI (Nigeria).

Ghana’s Stonebwoy (who won the BET Award for Best International Act Africa 2015), and Nigeria’s Wizkid performed to the admiration of the many viewers across the globe on the main stage of BET Experience.

Check out the full list of winners below:

Lifetime Achievement Award: New Edition----------------------------WINNER

Humanitarian Award: Chance the Rapper------------------WINNER

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist

Mary J. Blige

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

Bruno Mars-----------------------------------------WINNER
Chris Brown
The Weeknd
Trey Songz

Best Group

2 Chainz & Lil Wayne
A Tribe Called Quest
Fat Joe & Remy Ma
Rae Sremmurd

Best Collaboration (Tie: Two winners)

Beyoncé Ft. Kendrick Lamar — "Freedom"
Chance The Rapper Ft. 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne — “No Problem"------------WINNER
Chris Brown Ft. Gucci Mane & Usher — "Party"
Dj Khaled Ft. Beyoncé & Jay Z — "Shining"
Migos Ft. Lil Uzi Vert — “Bad and Boujee"-----------------------------------WINNER
Rae Sremmurd Ft. Gucci Mane — “Black Beatles"

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Big Sean
Chance The Rapper
Kendrick Lamar--------------------------------------------WINNER

Best Female Hip-Hop Artist

Cardi B
Missy Elliott
Nicki Minaj
Remy Ma--------------------------------------------------------WINNER
Young M.A.

Video of the Year (Tie: Two Winners)

Beyoncé — “Sorry"-------------------------------------------WINNER
Big Sean — “Bounce Back"
Bruno Mars — “24k Magic"-----------------------------------WINNER
Migos Ft. Lil Uzi Vert — “Bad And Boujee"
Solange — “Cranes in the Sky"

Video Director of the Year

Benny Boom
Bruno Mars & Jonathan Lia
Director X
Hype Williams
Kahlil Joseph & Beyoncé Knowles-Carter-------------------------WINNER

Best New Artist

21 Savage
Cardi B
Chance The Rapper-----------------------------------WINNER
Young M.A.

Album of the Year

24k Magic — Bruno Mars
4 Your Eyez Only — J. Cole
A Seat at the Table — Solange
Coloring Book — Chance The Rapper
Lemonade — Beyoncé--------------------------------------Winner

Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

Cece Winans
Fantasia Ft. Tye Tribbett
Kirk Franklin Ft. Sarah Reeves, Tasha Cobbs & Tamela Man
Tamela Mann

Best Actress

Gabrielle Union
Issa Rae
Janelle Monáe
Taraji P. Henson-----------------------------------------------WINNER
Viola Davis

Best Actor

Bryshere Y. Gray
Denzel Washington
Donald Glover
Mahershala Ali--------------------------------------------WINNER
Omari Hardwick

Youngstars Award

Ace Hunter
Caleb Mclaughlin
Jaden Smith
Marsai Martin
Yara Shahidi-----------------------------------------WINNER

Best Movie

Get Out
Hidden Figures----------------------------------------WINNER
The Birth of a Nation

Sportswoman of the Year Award

Gabby Douglas
Serena Williams------------------------------------------------WINNER
Simone Biles
Skylar Diggins
Venus Williams

Sportsman of the Year Award

Cam Newton
Lebron James
Odell Beckham Jr.
Russell Westbrook
Stephen Curry----------------------------------------------------WINNER

Centric Award

Fantasia — “Sleeping with the One I Love”
Kehlani — “Distraction”
Mary J. Blige — “Thick of It”
Solange — “Cranes in the Sky”------------------------------------WINNER
Syd — “All About Me”
Yuna — “Crush Ft. Usher”

Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award

Beyoncé — “Sorry”-----------------------------------------------------WINNER
Bruno Mars — “24k Magic”
Drake — “Fake Love”
Migos Ft. Lil Uzi Vert — “Bad And Boujee”
Rae Sremmurd Ft. Gucci Mane — “Black Beatles”
The Weeknd Ft. Daft Punk — Starboy"

Best International Act: Europe

Craig David
Emeli Sandé

Best International Act: Africa

Babes Wodumo
Nasty C
Mr Eazi

SOURCE: Bigtimerz.com