Tonight the BET Hip-Hop Awards aired and the artist’s performances, cyphers, and tributes understood the assignment. Here are the five best moments from tonight’s awards show.
- Lil Jon joins Bia on stage to perform “Bia Bia”
Best known for his adlibs and the shouting on multiple songs, Lil Jon came to show Bia some love and perform her song “Bia Bia” in pure Lil Jon fashion.
- The Ladies Showed Up And Out During Their Cyphers.
The ladies didn’t come to play when it came to their cyphers. Tierra Whack, Rico Nasty Erica Banks, and Lakeyah put everyone on notice with the fire bars that they each spit.
- Biz Markie Remembered By Big Daddy Kane
It is no secret that Biz Markie and Big Daddy Kane have been friends for years and that Kane was by Biz’s side until the very end. During the show, Kane paid tribute to his friend in a very touching way.
- LL Cool J Presents Tyler The Creator With The Rock The Bells Cultural Influence Award
LL Cool J passed the torch to Tyler The Creator with the first-ever Rock The Bells Cultural Influence Award for his creativity and originality in hip-hop. Tyler also gave an influential speech while accepting his award.
- Nelly Receives The ‘I Am Hip-Hop” Award.
Nelly was given his flowers during the award show. Fans were reminded about the hits that the St. Louis native gave over the years. He also hit the stage to perform some of his classics.
What were some of your favorite moments front the BET Hip-Hop Awards?