The 15th annual awards gala—hosted by Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross—took place at the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles and kicked off with a performance from Kendrick Lamar. The Weeknd hit the BET Awards stage for the first time with help from Alicia Keys. Puff Daddy and the Family celebrated 20 years of Bad Boy with a medley of hits. BET honored Smokey Robinson and Janet Jackson. CHECK OUT THE LIST OF THIS YEARS WINNERS AND AS WELL AS SOME OF THE MOST NOTABLE PERFORMANCES HERE to hold you over until there is a rerun shown on-air.
JANET RECEIVES BET ICON AWARD