Cardi B, Kendrick, DJ Khaled Win Big At BET Hip-Hop Awards
Some of the hottest names in rap took home major honors last night at the 2017 BET Hip-Hop Awards, hosted by DJ Khaled.
Kendrick Lamar and Cardi B took home the biggest wins of the night, with Lamar's DAMN. scoring the rapper the prize for Album of the Year, while lead single "HUMBLE." won Best Hip-Hop Video. Lamar's explosive live shows and fierce delivery also netted him the awards for Lyricist of the Year and Hot Ticket Performer.
For her own part, Cardi B came home a conqueror, adding trophies for Single of the Year ("Bodak Yellow"), Hustler of the Year, Best Mixtape, and Best Hip-Hop Style. Show host DJ Khaled also took home a few awards of his own, winning DJ of the Year and MVP of the Year to an already stellar 2017. Metro Boomin snagged a nod for Producer of the Year as well.