Wed 01 Jul 2015, 14:00
Ghana's Dancehall star Stonebwoy wins Best International Act: Africa at the BET Awards 2015.
Ghana’s Dancehall star Stonebwoy has triumphed at the 2015 BET Awards, winning the award for Best International Act: Africa.
Stonebwoy saw off stiff competition from AKA (South Africa), Fally Ipupa (Dr Congo), Sarkodie (Ghana), Sauti Sol (Kenya), The Soil (South Africa), Wizkid (Nigeria) and Yemi Alade (Nigeria) to take home the prestigious prize.
The star-studded ceremony was held at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday, 28 June, and you can get a glipse into the L.A nightlife when BET airs Road To BETX/Awards Part 1 on Wednesday, 1 July at 19:50.
Then, set your reminder for the BET Awards 2015 on BET at 17:25 on Saturday, 4 July.
If you just can't wait that long to find out who was honoured at the event, here is the list of winners:
Best International Act: Africa: Stonebwoy
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist: Beyonce
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist: Chris Brown
Best Group: Rae Sremmurd
Best Collaboration: Common and John Legend - Glory (From the motion picture SELMA)
Best Male Hip Hop Artist: Kendrick Lamar
Best Female Hip Hop Artist: Nicki Minaj
Video of the Year: Beyonce - 7/11
Video Director of the Year: Beyonce, Ed Burke and Todd Tourso
Best New Artist: Sam Smith
Best Gospel Artist: Lecrae
Best Actress: Taraji P. Henson
Best Actor: Terrance Howard
Youngstars Award: Mo'ne Davis
Best Movie: SELMA
Sportswoman of the Year: Serena Williams
Sportsman of the Year: Stephen Curry
Viewers' Choice Award: Nicki Minaj ft. Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown - Only
Centric Award: The Weeknd - Earned It (From the Fifty Shades of Grey soundtrack)
Best International Act: UK: Stormzy
Humanitarian Award: Tom Joyner
Ultimate Icon: Music Dance Visual Award: Janet Jackson
Fandemonium Award: Chris Brown