Well, nothing compared to THAT. Maxwell was tender and soulful during his tribute to Prince at the 2016 BET Awards on June 26. The artist completely blew us away with his rendition of the classic song ‘Nothing Compares 2 U.’ Check out all the details on his performance here!
Maxwell, 43, has been around since the ’90s, but at the 2016 BET Awards on June 26 we almost mistook him for an ’80s R&B star during his amazing performance of Prince‘s “Nothing Compares 2 U”! We have the full details on the Grammy-nominated artist’s killer performance after the jump!
Jesse Williams delivered an insanely poignant speech while accepting the Humanitarian Award at the 2016 BET awards. Jesse’s powerful speech about the importance of the Black Lives Matter movement got a standing ovation from the enraptured audience.
Congratulations to Jesse Williams! The Grey’s Anatomy actor, 34, is a passionate activist, and he was rightly recognized for his work at the 2016 BET Awards on June 26. Jesse took home the Humanitarian award for his work raising awareness of the Black Lives Matter movement, and for his “commitment to furthering social change.” He gave a beautiful speech that elicited a standing ovation from the audience, and likely sparked a renewed, important conversation about Black Lives Matter.
French Montana, Fat Joe and Remy Ma had the crowd going WILD when they took the stage at the 2016 BET Awards — but it was the celeb reactions that really grabbed our attention!
French Montana, 31, Fat Joe, 45, and Remy Ma, 36, hit the stage at the BET Awards practically lighting it on fire with an insane performance of their hit song, ‘All The Way Up,’ and the celebs in the crowd couldn’t contain their excitement. Click here for details!
How amazing did Laila Ali look at the 2016 BET Awards?! She graced the stage to pay tribute to her late dad, Muhammad Ali, & it was beautiful. She rocked a little white mini dress & she looked amazing — do you agree?
Laila Ali, 38, looked absolutely gorgeous at the 2016 BET Awards on June 26. She headed on stage to pay tribute to her late father, Muhammad Ali, and it was so beautiful and heartwarming. Plus, she rocked a gorgeous white mini dress with a diamond encrusted neckline — it was gorgeous! What did you guys think of her look?
Hamilton made an appearance at the 2016 BET Awards! Not THAT Hamilton, Anthony Hamilton, and he was AMAZING! For more info on this R&B artist read on!
The 2016 BET Awards opened with “a gentle arrangement of 2016’s hottest tracks in the style of Hamilton,” with a group singing The Weeknd’s “Can’t Feel My Face,” Rihanna’s “Sex With Me,” and… an appearance from HAMILTON! Anthony Hamilton that is. Who is that? Find out here!
Gabrielle Union’s BET Awards dress turned up the heat on the red carpet at the show as she stepped out in a leggy look that put her toned legs on full display — that’s one sexy slit! We can’t get enough of her get-up. Can you?
Gabrielle Union, 43, sizzled as she stepped out for the BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater in LA on June 26 where she rocked the red carpet in a sexy Marc Jacobs frock that featured a daring slit that was practically up to her hip — it was the leggiest look at the show.
OMG did Tina Knowles flat out LIE to all of us while accepting Beyonce’s award at the BET Awards on June 26?! The singer’s mom claimed Bey had to jet out of the theater after her performance to get to London for a concert…but her London tour date isn’t for almost a WEEK. Naturally, fans are totally livid!
Beyonce, 34, totally won the night at the BET Awards with an epic, surprise performance to open the show, but she didn’t stick around afterward to accept her award for Video of the Year later on. According to her mom, Tina Knowles, who stepped in to take home the trophy, it’s because the singer had to rush to London for her Formation tour. But, wait: Angry fans have pointed out that her tour date in London isn’t until July 2! What gives?!
Muhammad Ali is the greatest of all time, but to his daughter, Laila Ali, he was the best father she could ever had. During the 2016 BET Awards, after being introduced by Jamie Foxx, a tearful Laila honored her father not as a fighter, but as a man full of ‘love.’
There will never be another Muhammad Ali, and the 2016 BET Awards made sure to honor the legendary boxer and icon, with help from his daughter, Laila Ali, 38. While many know Muhammad as the man who famously “floated like a butterfly and stung like a bee,” Ali revealed how she knew him just as “Dad.”
SO sad! At the 2016 BET Awards, Bobby Brown completely lost it and broke down in tears backstage! And HollywoodLife.com has EXCLUSIVELY learned that he got so emotional because he misses his late wife and daughter, Whitney Houston and Bobbi Kristina Brown.
There’s no question Bobby Brown, 47, misses his former wife, Whitney Houston, and deceased daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown. After all, the singer could barely hold himself together backstage at the 2016 BET Awards on June 26 just remembering them — how heartbreaking! And HollywoodLife.com has the EXCLUSIVE on what exactly went down right here!
Beyoncé can do no wrong! The superstar conquered some serious competition to win Video of The Year at the 2016 BET Awards after giving a jaw dropping performance! HollywoodLife.com has all the details!
Wow, what a night! Beyoncé, 34, has plenty to celebrate after taking home the big win for Video Of The Year at the 2016 BET Awards. There was a ton of stiff competition at the star-studded affair at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on June 26, but c’mon it’s Bey! They didn’t stand a chance. HollywoodLife.com has the scoop below!
Jennifer Hudson looked absolutely flawless during her tribute to Prince at the 2016 BET Awards. She rocked a little white hooded mini dress and we’re obsessed with it! What did you think of her look?
Jennifer Hudson, 34, hit the stage at the 2016 BET Awards on June 26 and she looked flawless in a little white mini dress with a hood. She slayed her tribute to Prince when she sang ‘Purple Rain,’ and we were obsessed with her entire look because Prince actually wore the same exact hooded blazer at the 2005 People’s Choice Awards — how amazing is that? What did you guys think of Jennifer’s hooded dress?
Wow, what a night to be Bryson Tiller! The ‘Don’t’ singer outshined his competition taking home the 2016 BET Award for Best New Artist on June 26! Read more about Bryson and his big win here!
Congratulations! Bryson Tiller, thrilled his fans by winning the Best New Artist Award at the 2016 BET Awards on June 26! But that’s not all! The 23-year-old singer also happened to win Best Male R&B/Pop artist earlier in the night. No big deal or anything! Read on to find out more about the Bryson’s win here!
The stars aligned for the BET Awards on June 26. Held in Los Angeles, see all the hottest hair and makeup looks and vote on your fave below!
Choosing to debut her look during her onstage performance, Jennifer Hudson went full-on glam with a bold red lip. Get the details on her BET Awards hair and makeup, ahead!
Jennifer Hudson, 34, rocked the stage at the 2016 BET Awards in Los Angeles on June 26th, giving a tribute performance to Prince, singing his hit, “Purple Rain.” Though JHud was one of many musical tributes to Prince throughout the night, she completely mesmerized fans with her moving performance.
Chloe x Halle proved why Beyonce loves them so much with an incredible, beautiful performance at the 2016 BET Awards! The sisters blew the roof off the house with their song ‘Drop’!
Beyonce‘s teen proteges Chloe x Halle stormed the 2016 BET Awards on June 26, giving a beautiful performance of their song “Drop”. The young sisters (Chloe Bailey, 17, and Halle Bailey, 16) commanded the stage and enraptured the audience with their haunting song. These beautiful young teens are the real deal!
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