Jay-Z, Kanye West & Big Sean Win At BET Awards 2012
Additional winners include Nicki Minaj, Wale, Diggy Simmons and Common.
Last night, BET announced the winners for the BET Awards 2012 during the annual ceremony.
Big Sean, who performed with Kanye West, 2 Chainz and Pusha T during the show, walked away with the award for Best New Artist. Jay-Z and Kanye scored the trophy for Video of the Year for "Otis." While giving their acceptance speech, Jay-Z jokingly interrupted 'Ye as a throwback to his infamous Taylor Swift moment.
Diggy Simmons nabbed the Youngstars Award, while Chris Brown got both Best Male R&B Artist and Entertainer of the year. Beyonce won Video Director of the Year alongside Alan Ferguson for "Party," as well as Best Female R&B Artist, while Wale and Miguel were honored for Best Collaboration for "Lotus Flower Bomb" and Nicki Minaj got Best Female Hip-Hop Artist.
Check out the full list of winners below (via RapFix).
The Throne (Jay-Z and Kanye West)
Kevin Hart, "Think Like a Man"
Best New Artist
Best Male R&B Artist
Wale (featuring Miguel), "Lotus Flower Bomb"
Best Female R&B Artist
Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
Lifetime Achievement Award
Maze, featuring Frankie Beverly
Video of the Year
The Throne (Jay-Z and Kanye West), featuring Otis Redding, "Otis"
The Reverend Al Sharpton
Viewers' Choice Award
Video Director of the Year
Beyoncé and Alan Ferguson
Entertainer of the Year