Best Moments At The 2019 BET Hip-Hop Awards

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Best Moments At The 2019 BET Hip-Hop Awards

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The BET Hip-Hop Awards aired tonight (October 8th) and the show pulled out all the stops. It was hosted by Lil Duval and it had dope performances from Megan Thee Stallion, Chance The Rapper, Lil Baby, Rick Ross, and more, cyphers, and Brooklyn’s own, Lil Kim, took home a huge award. Check out some of the best moments from the award show below. 

The Cypher: 

In true BET Hip-Hop Award fashion, there were a series of cyphers that took place. The first one featured Kash Doll, King Los, IDK, Travis Thompson, and NBA Basketball player Iman Shumpert, who surprised everyone watching. Watch the entire video below.

The Comedian Cypher: 

The award show also had it's very own “Comedians Cypher” This cypher included the cast of ‘Wild’n Out’ Jess Hilarious, Chico Bean, Karlous, Affion Crocket and Lil Duval! See you spit the funniest bars below! 

Live Freestyle Battle: 

For the first time ever, the award show held a live freestyle battle where the winner would take home $25,000. The competition was three rounds and it consisted of DNA, T-Tap, Real Shotgun Suge, and Geechi Gotti. DNA was declared the winner of the freestyle.

Lil Kim Receives The ‘I Am Hip-Hop Award’:

Brooklyn stand up! The Queen Bee, Lil Kim received a much deserving award, the ‘I Am Hip-Hop’ award. The rapper was granted this award for her contribution to hip-hop and paving the way for other female rappers.