BMI Writers Take More Than 54% of 2015 BETs

Posted in News on July 1, 2015
Pictured: Nicki Minaj
Pictured: Nicki Minaj

The 15th annual BET Awards, which celebrate stars from music, television, radio, film and sports, was held at the Microsoft Theater in downtown LA on Sunday, June 28, with BMI superstars taking home more than 54% of the music category awards. In addition, BMI songwriter Janet Jackson was presented with the first-ever Ultimate Icon: Music Dance Visual Award for her “indelible mark on the world of music that transcends decades and generations.” Here’s a complete list of the other BMI winners. Congratulations to all!

Best Collaboration
John Legend

Best Female Hip Hop Artist
Nicki Minaj

Best Group
Rae Sremmurd

Best Male R&B Artist
Chris Brown

Best New Artist
Sam Smith (PRS)

Viewers’ Choice Award
Nicki Minaj


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