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Baker, H.E.R, Mill shine at BET Awards

‘Black Panther’ wins best movie The 2018 BET Awards barely handed out any trophies with big stars like Cardi B, Drake and Kendrick Lamar absent, but the show included superior performances by rising singer H.E.R, rapper Meek Mill and gospel artist Yolanda Adams, who paid tribute to Anita Baker and …

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’90s nostalgia rules at BET Awards – Chance honored by Obama

The 2017 BET Awards had stumbles, from technical problems during a performance to going well over its planned three-and-a-half hour time slot during the live show held Sunday in Los Angeles. But the show’s performances and special moments made up for having to stay up late on a Sunday. At …

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Brown, DJ Khaled to perform at BET Awards – Earle revisits roots on ‘Outlaw’

Steve Earle and the Dukes, “So You Wannabe An Outlaw” (Warner Bros.) Steve Earle bills his new album as the philosophical heir to “Guitar Town,” and the DNA connecting it to that landmark 1986 record can’t be missed. Texas-born and Nashville-raised, at least musically, Earle reconnects with his roots in …

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Snoop honored in BET Awards – Hip-hop royalty pay homage to a ‘legend’

ATLANTA, Sept 18, (AP): Snoop Dogg said he initially felt misunderstood at the beginning of his rap career that ended up turning into a legendary one while accepting his “I Am Hip Hop” honor during a politically-charged BET Hip-Hop Awards show near Atlanta. Rapper Kendrick Lamar surprised attendees Saturday evening …

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Scarface honored at BET Awards – Diddy performs his new single ‘Workin’

ATLANTA, Oct 10, (AP): Scarface was a man of few words after accepting his “I Am Hip Hop” award, directing the attention away from himself and toward the many that have supported the veteran rapper. Rapper Ludacris introduced Scarface, calling him one of “hip-hop’s best storytellers” at the taped 10th …

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