American rapper, Kendrick Lamar dominates the 2022 edition
Last night in Atlanta, the 2022 BET Hip-Hop Awards, which honour black achievement in music, culture, and athletics, were presented.
The GRAMMY-nominated rapper Fat Joe served as host of the event, which included some significant victories, moving tributes, and impressive performances.
Drake led the pack of nominees, scoring 14 nominations including Best Live Performer, Lyricist of the Year, Hip Hop Album of the Year, Hip Hop Artist of the Year, and Song of the Year.
Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, Future, Baby Keem, Cardi B, and J. Cole also topped the list of nominees, with six or more nods each.
Kendrick Lamar was the biggest winner of the night as he went home with six awards while Drake won three.