A Tribe Called Quest, Busta Rhymes, Missy Elliot, 50 Cent, Fat Joe and more came out on stage to pay tribute to Chris Lighty at the 2012 BET Hip Hop Awards.
One of the most highly anticipated aspects of the BET Hip Hop Awards is the cyphers. This years line up included Kendrick Lamar, Mac Miller, Snoop Dogg, A$AP Rocky, Childish Gambino and more.
Check out all the cyphers after the jump.
The 2012 BET Hip Hop awards finally aired tonight after being filmed earlier this month. The show included live performances from Kendrick Lamar, Meek Mill, Wiz Khalifa and lots more.
Check out the official performance video’s after the jump.
The BET Hip Hop awards are due to air on October 9th but the cyphers are currently being filmed. Above you watch a preview of the West Coast cypher with DJ Quik, E-40, Kendrick Lamar, Kurupt, Snoop Dogg, Xzibit & YG.
The 2012 BET Awards took place last night in Los Angeles. Samuel L. Jackson took care of the hosting duties. Viewers saw performances from MMG, G.O.O.D. Music, Nicki Minaj, and Slaughterhouse. We even saw Kanye get Kanye’d! Of course, awards were also given out. In case you forgot who won, or you missed the broadcast, view the full list of winners after the break.
BET finally releases the footage of the UK Cyphers from the 2011 BET Hip Hop Awards. Up top you can see Akala, Mic Righteous, Smiler, Lady Leshurr and Wretch 32. Manny Norte was the DJ on the decks.
After the jump check out the Cypher from Chipmunk, Bigz, Roxxan, Ghetts, Mz Bratt and G Frsh.
The 2011 BET Hip Hop awards just aired in the US.
The Awards show featured performances from Young Jeezy, T.I., Rick Ross, Meek Mill, Wiz Khalifa, DMX plus more. Shout out to BET for providing high quality vids in a timely fashion.
Check out further performances after the jump.
Big Sean and Chris Brown performed their hit “My Last” live at the BET awards last night.
“Grind hard but a got a lot to show for it, Always had drive like I had to chauffeur it”
Read the full Big Sean My Last Lyrics here.
Props Yardie for the rip.
BET recently announced the nominees for the 2011 BET Awards. Chris Brown leads the pack with 6 nominations. Other nominees include Lil Wayne, Kanye West, Nicki Minaj, Rihanna and more. Hit the jump to see who I picked to win!
Jamie Foxx dons the red Michael Jackson jacket and performs thriller on stage during the BET awards. He also moonwalks on stage in tribute to Michael Jackson.
His dancing is pretty good although his moonwalk could do with some work. He almost fell over at one point.