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The 2019 BET Hip-Hop Awards were filmed over the weekend and they aired on BET Tuesday night (Oct. 8). Megan Thee Stallion, Lil Nas X, and Da Baby, among others, took home awards during the ceremony while Lil Kim received the highest honor of the night, the “I Am Hip-Hop” award. Check out the full winners’ list below. Those who won are highlighted in bold font.

Album of the Year:
Travis Scott – Astroworld
Meek Mill – Championships
Lizzo – Cuz I Love You
DJ Khaled – Father of Asahd
Tyler, the Creator – Igor
Dreamville – Revenge of the Dreamers 3

Best New Hip Hop Artist:
Blueface
DaBaby
Lil Nas X
Megan Thee Stallion
Roddy Ricch
YBN Cordae

Hustler of the Year:
Cardi B
DJ Khaled
JAY-Z
Nipsey Hussle
Rick Ross
Travis Scott

Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip Hop Style):
Cardi B
DJ Khaled
French Montana
Meek Mill
Travis Scott

Best Hip-Hop Video:
21 Savage featuring J. Cole – “A Lot”
Cardi B – “Money”
City Girls featuring Cardi B – “Twerk”
DaBaby – “Suge”
Meek Mill featuring Drake – “Going Bad”
Travis Scott featuring Drake – “Sicko Mode”

Best Collab, Duo or Group:
21 Savage featuring J. Cole – “A Lot”
Cardi B and Bruno Mars – “Please Me”
DJ Khaled featuring Nipsey Hussle and John Legend – “Higher”
Lil Baby and Gunna – “Drip Too Hard”
Lil Nas X featuring Billy Ray Cyrus – “Old Town Road (Remix)”
Travis Scott featuring Drake – “Sicko Mode”

Hot Ticket Performer:
Cardi B
DaBaby
Drake
Megan Thee Stallion
The Carters
Travis Scott

Lyricist of the Year:
2 Chainz
Drake
J. Cole
Meek Mill
Nipsey Hussle
YBN Cordae

Video Director of the Year:
Benny Boom
Bruno Mars and Florent Dechard
Calmatic
Dave Meyers
Eif Rivera
Travis Scott

DJ of the Year:
Chase B
DJ Drama
DJ Envy
DJ Esco
DJ Khaled
Mustard

 

Glennisha Morgan is a Detroit-bred multimedia journalist and writer. She writes about intersectionality, hip-hop, pop culture, queer issues, race, feminism, and her truth. Follow her on Twitter @GlennishaMorgan.