Nigerian Music Duo,Tems and Wizkid Win Two Awards At BET
Nigerian music duo Temilade Openiyi also known as Tems and Ayodeji Ibrahim Balogun also known as Wizkid won two awards at the BET 2022 Awards.
Tems was named Best International Act, and Wizkid was named Best Collaboration for “Essence,” which featured Tems and Justin Bieber.
Legend actor, Will Smith won the best actor for “King Richard”.
The BET Awards, which honoured Black excellence in music, entertainment, and sports, were held on Sunday, June 26 at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.
The complete list of winners is below:
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
Bruno Mars, Anderson.Paak (Silk Sonic)
“Essence,” Wizkid Feat. Justin Bieber & Tems
Best Female Hip Hop Artist
Megan Thee Stallion
Best Male Hip Hop Artist
Video of the Year
“Family Ties,” Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar
Video Director of the Year
Anderson.Paak aka Director.Paak
Best New Artist
Album of the Year
“An Evening With Silk Sonic,” Bruno Mars, Anderson.Paak (Silk Sonic)
Best Gospel/Inspirational Award
“We Win,” Lil Baby X Kirk Franklin (WINNER)
Best International Act
Zendaya, “Euphoria” and “Spider-Man: No Way Hom
Sportswoman of the Year Award
Sportsman of the Year Award
Lifetime Achievement Award
Sean “Diddy” Combs