BET Awards 2018: Complete List of Nominees and Winners

Updated On 25 Jun, 2018 Published On

The BET Awards 2018 was held in Los Angelas on Sunday, June 24, and the stars rushed to attend for the award show hosted by Jamie Foxx.

DJ Khaled led the nominee list for the awards, which honor music, movies, music videos and sports stars. He was nominated for a total of six awards, that includes Video of the Year for “Wild Thoughts” along with Bryson Tiller and Rihanna.

Other nominees included Tiffany Haddish, Beyoncé, Bruno Mars, and Chadwick Boseman. Nicki Minaj2 Chainz, Migos, and Meek Mill were among the performers in the award show.

Here's the complete list of nominees and winners of 2018 BET Awards, check it out.

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Best Actress Award

Angela Bassett

Issa Rae

Taraji P. Henson

WINNER: Tiffany Haddish

Lupita Nyong'o

Letitia Wright


Best Actor Award

Denzel Washington

Donald Glover

Daniel Kaluuya

WINNER: Chadwick Boseman

Michael B. Jordan

Sterling K. Brown


Best Movie Award

A Wrinkle in Time

Girls Trip

WINNER: Black Panther




Young Stars Award

Caleb McLaughlin

Lonnie Chavis

WINNER: Yara Shahidi

Marsai Martin

Miles Brown

Ashton Tyler


Album of the Year Award

Grateful, DJ Khaled

Culture II, Migos

WINNER: DAMN., Kendrick Lamar


4:44, Jay-Z

Black Panther: The Album, Kendrick Lamar and various artists


Best Female R&B/Pop Artist Award



WINNER: Beyoncé




Best Male R&B/Pop Artist Award

Chris Brown

The Weeknd

WINNER: Bruno Mars


Daniel Caesar


Best Female Hip Hop Artist Award


Nicki Minaj


Remy Ma

DeJ Loaf


Best Male Hip-Hop Artist Award

DJ Khaled

WINNER: Kendrick Lamar


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Best Group Award

Chloe x Halle

A Tribe Called Quest



Rae Sremmurd


Best Collaboration Award

Bruno Mars feat. Cardi B, "Finesse (Remix)"

Kendrick Lamar feat. Rihanna, "Loyalty"

DJ Khaled feat. Future, Beyoncé and Jay-Z, "Top Off"

WINNER: DJ Khaled feat. Rihanna and Bryson Tiller, "Wild Thoughts"

Cardi B feat. 21 Savage, "Bartier Cardi"

French Montana feat. Swae Lee, "Unforgettable"


Video of the Year Award

Bruno Mars feat. Cardi B, "Finesse (Remix)"

Cardi B, "Bodak Yellow"

WINNER: Drake, "God's Plan"

Migos feat. Drake, "Walk It Talk It"

DJ Khaled feat. Rihanna and Bryson Tiller, "Wild Thoughts"

Kendrick Lamar, "Humble"


Video Director of the Year Award

Chris Brown

Director X

WINNER: Ava Duvernay

Dave Meyers

Benny Boom


Best New Artist Award



A Boogie wit da Hoodie


Daniel Caesar


Best International Act Award

Booba (France)

Cassper Nyovest (SA)

Dadju (France)

Distruction Boyz (SA)

Fally Ipupa (Dr. Congo)

WINNER: Davido (Nigeria)

J Hus (UK)

Niska (France)

Tiwa Savage (Nigeria)

Stefflon Don (UK)

Stormzy (UK)


Sportswoman of the Year Award

Elana Meyers Taylor

Candace Parker

WINNER: Serena Williams

Skylar Diggins-Smith

Venus Williams


Sportsman of the Year Award

Odell Beckham Jr.

Stephen Curry

WINNER: Lebron James

Kevin Durant

Dwayne Wade


Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

Snoop Dogg feat. B Slade, "Words Arew Few"

Ledisi and Kirk Franklin, "If You Don't Mind"

WINNER: Lecrae feat. Tori Kelly, "I'll Find You"

Marvin Sapp, "Close"

Tasha Cobbs Leonard feat. Nicki Minaj, "I'm Getting Ready"


BET Her Award

Janelle Monaé, "Django Jane"

Lizzo, "Water Me"

Remy Ma feat. Chris Brown, "Melanin Magic (Pretty Brown)"

WINNER: Mary J. Blige, "Strength of a Woman"

Chloe x Halle, "The Kids Are Alright"

Leikeli47, "2nd Fiddle"


Coca-Cola Viewers' Choice Award

Migos feat. Cardi B and Nicki Minaj, "MotorSport"

Kendrick Lamar, "Humble"

Drake, "God's Plan"

WINNER: Cardi B, "Bodak Yellow"

DJ Khaled feat. Rihanna and Bryson Tiller, "Wild Thoughts"

SZA feat. Travis Scott, "Love Galore"


The BET Awards 2018 live aired on Sunday, June 24 at 8 p.m. ET.