Bet Awards 2022: Full Nominees List, Winners, How and Where to Watch

Are you a fan of music, pop culture, or just want to see your favorite celebrities in one place, then the BET Awards are definitely an event you won’t want to miss?

The BET Awards is an annual awards show that celebrates African Americans and other minorities in music, entertainment, and sports. The awards are given out in many categories, with the most prestigious being the Best Male and Female Artist Awards.

This year’s awards show took place on June 26, 2022. While the full list of nominees has been released, and it is safe to say that the BET Awards was a night to remember. So far, Beyoncé, Kendrick Lamar, and Cardi B have all been confirmed as performers.

Here we have listed the whole nominees’ list and winner list. Keep scrolling to know!

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist Nominee list

  • Ari Lennox
  • HER
  • Doja Cat
  • Jazmine Sullivan
  • Mary J. Blige
  • Chloe
  • Summer Walker

Jazmine Sullivan won the best female R&B/Pop Artist award 2022.

Best male R&B/Pop Artist

  • Giveon
  • Chris Brown
  • Lucky Daye
  • Blxst
  • Wizkid
  • Yung Bleu
  • The Weekend

The Weekend won the Best male R&B/Pop Artist

Best New Artist

  • Baby Keem
  • Benny the Butcher
  • Tems
  • Yung Bleu
  • Latto
  • Muni Long

Latto won the Best New Artist BET Awards 2022.

Best Collaboration

  • Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar – “Family Ties
  • Doja Cat feat. SZA – “Kiss Me More”
  • Drake feat. Future & Young Thug – “Way 2 Sexy”
  • Bia feat. Nicki Minaj – “Whole Lotta Money (Remix)”
  • Wizkid feat. Justin Bieber & Tems – “Essence” 
  • DJ Khaled fest. Lil Baby & Lil Durk – “Every Chance I Get”

Wizkid feat. Justin Bieber & Tems – “Essence” won the Best Collaboration Bet Awards 2022.

Best Group

City Girls

Lil Baby & Lil Durk

Young Dolph & Key Glock

Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak) *WINNER

Chlöe X Halle


Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson Paak) won the Best group Bet Awards 2022.

Best Female Hip Hop Artist

  • Megan Thee Stallion *WINNER
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Saweetie
  • Cardi B
  • Doja Cat
  • Latto

Megan Thee Stallion won the Best Female Hip Hop artist.

Best Male Hip Hop Artist

  • Jack Harlow
  • Kanye West
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Drake
  • Future
  • J. Cole
  • Lil Baby

Kendrick Lamar won the Best Male Hip Hop Artist.

Best Actor

  • Adrian Holmes – “Bel-Air”
  • Anthony Anderson – “Black-ish”
  • Forest Whitaker – “Respect” / “Godfather of Harlem”
  • Will Smith – “King Richard” *WINNER
  • Jabari Banks – “Bel-Air”
  • Sterling K. Brown – “This Is Us”
  • Damson Idris – “Snowfall”
  • Denzel Washington – “The Tragedy of Macbeth”

Best Actress

  • Aunjanue Ellis – “King Richard”
  • Coco Jones – “Bel-Air”
  • Mary J. Blige – “Power Book II: Ghost”
  • Queen Latifah – “The Equalizer”
  • Quinta Brunson – “Abbott Elementary”
  • Regina King – “The Harder They Fal”
  • Zendaya – “Euphoria” / “Spider-Man: No Way Home” – WINNER
  • Issa Rae – “Insecure”
  • Jennifer Hudson – “Respect”


  • Alicia Keys – “Best of Me (Originals)”
  • Mary J. Blige – “Good Morning Gorgeous” *WINNER
  • Chlöe – “Have Mercy”
  • Ari Lennox – “Pressure”
  • Jazmine Sullivan – “Roster”
  • Summer Walker & Ari Lennox – “Unloyal”
  • Doja Cat – “Woman”
  • Best International Act
  • Dave (UK)
  • Dinos (France)
  • Fally Ipupa (DRC)
  • Fireboy DML (Nigeria)
  • Little Simz (UK)
  • Ludmilla (Brazil)
  • Major League DJZ (South Africa)
  • Tayc (France)
  • Tems (Nigeria) *WINNER

Video of the Year

  • Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar – “Family Ties”
  • Chlöe – “Have Mercy”
  • Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson Paak) – “Smoking Out The Window” *WINNER
  • Doja Cat feat. SZA – “Kiss Me More”
  • Ari Lennox – “Pressure”
  • Drake feat. Future & Young Thug – “Way 2 Sexy”

Video Director of the Year

  • Anderson .Paak a.k.a. Director .Paak *WINNER
  • Benny Boom
  • Beyoncé & Dikayl Rimmasch
  • Director X
  • Hype Williams
  • Missy Elliott

These are all hugely successful and popular musicians, and it is no surprise that they have been nominated for this prestigious award.

How to watch the BET Awards 2022 show?

Are you excited about the BET Awards 2022? This year’s event was one of the most talked-about awards shows of the year. Here’s how to watch the BET Awards 2022 and ensure you don’t miss a minute of the action.

The BET Awards aired live on Sunday, June 26, at 8 p.m. ET. The show will be broadcast on BET Her, BET’s 24-hour cable network aimed at African American women.

If you don’t have cable service, you can still watch the show live by signing up for a free trial of a live TV streaming service. We recommend signing up for a seven-day free trial of LIVE TV, Logo, which will give you access to BET Her and other channels.

Once you’ve signed up for a live TV streaming service, the next step is to logging in to your account and navigating to BET Her to watch the show. The show will also be available on-demand after it airs.

Ensure to tune in to the BET Awards 2022 to see who takes home the coveted Best Actor award. It’s definitely a night to remember!

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