Cardi B Leads the Way at the 2019 BET Awards

Cardi B at the American Music Awards in 2018.
Cardi B. Photo by AFF-USA/REX/Shutterstock (9920003g)

This year’s BET Awards were another entertaining affair, and Cardi B left the ceremony with the biggest smile on her face. She was the only artist to win more than one award at the end of the night, and she even scooped the shiniest trophy of all – Album of the Year.

The famous rapper topped the list of winners with her best-selling debut album Invasion of Privacy, and scooped the award for the Best Female Hip Hop artist category. Childish Gambino also came out victorious at this year’s BET Awards and won Best Video of the year award for “This Is America”.

List of winners in movie categories included Spike Lee’s latest film BlacKkKlansman, and actors Michael B. Jordan and Regina King. The BET Awards were held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on June 23rd, with Regina Hall taking on the hosting duties for the first time.

Full List of Winners at 2019 BET Awards:

Album of the Year

Invasion of Privacy – Cardi B

Video of the Year

Childish Gambino – “This Is America”

Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award

Ella Mai – Trip

Best Collaboration

Travis Scott featuring Drake – “Sicko Mode”

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist


Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

Bruno Mars

Best Female Hip Hop Artist

Cardi B

Best Male Hip Hop Artist

Nipsey Hussle

Best Group


Best New Artist

Lil Baby

Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

Snoop Dogg featuring Rance Allen – “Blessing Me Again”

BET Her Award

H.E.R – “Hard Place”

Video Director of the Year

Karena Evans

Best Movie


Best Actress

Regina King

Best Actor

Michael B. Jordan

Young Stars Award

Marsai Martin

Sportswoman of the Year

Serena Williams

Sportsman of the Year

Stephen Curry

Best International Act

Burna Boy (Nigeria)

Best New International Act

Sho Madjozi (South Africa)

Lifetime Achievement Award

Mary J. Blige

Humanitarian Award

Nipsey Hussle

Ultimate Icon Award

Tyler Perry