The 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards aired Tuesday night, October 10th and has kept us buzzing since. The show was hosted by DJ Khaled in Miami and featured performances by Cardi B, Playboi Carti, Trina, Migos, Yo Gotti and more!
Cardi B made money moves all throughout the show. Racking up awards for ‘Best New Hip Hop Artist,’ ‘Hustler of the Year’ and ‘Best Single of the Year.’ In the midst of all her wins Cardi B performed her number one single Bodak Yellow.
Luther Cambell also known as ‘Uncle Luke’ and the ‘King of Dirty Rap’ was honored for his raw talent and the effect he had on the music scene in Hip Hop and Miami.
Eminem reclaimed his reign with a powerful performance that is now the freestyle heard all across the country. One of the many rappers that participated in a series of cyphers Eminem went on for nearly five minutes in an a cappella freestyle rap criticizing Donald Trump’s policies and actions.
This is his form of distraction
Plus he gets enormous reaction
When he attacks the NFL , so we focus on that
Instead of talking about Puerto Rico or gun reform for Nevada
All of these horrible tragedies and he’s bored and would rather cause a Twitter storm with the packers
Kendrick Lamar and DJ Khaled won big. Lamar winning ‘Best album of the year’ for “Damn” and best video for “Humble.” Khaled winning Best Collabo for “Wild Thoughts” with Rhianna and Bryson Tiller and ‘DJ of the year.’ Khaled also took home ‘MVP of the year’ and the cutest baby award as he had his pride and joy, Asahd Khaled front and center.