Lizzo kicked off the demonstrate, hosted by Taraji P. Henson, with a shining general performance of her most up-to-date hit, “About Damn Time.”

Many of the presenters, performers and award recipients called for motion following the Supreme Court’s choice to overturn Roe v. Wade on Friday

There ended up times of pleasure, nevertheless, too. Brandy did a surprise efficiency with Jack Harlow, and Mariah Carey strike some remarkable substantial notes in a surprise functionality with Latto.

Sean “Diddy” Combs been given a life span accomplishment award. He was celebrated by a host of fellow artists and former collaborators like Mary J. Blige and Kanye West.

Will Smith, who stoked controversy at the Academy Awards by slapping Chris Rock on stage soon just before profitable the greatest actor Oscar, won the Wager Award for very best actor on Sunday.

A whole list of nominees follows beneath, with the winners declared through the broadcast indicated in daring.

Best Woman R&B/Pop Artist

Ari Lennox


Doja Cat


Jazmine Sullivan *WINNER

Mary J. Blige

Summer months Walker

Most effective male R&B/Pop Artist


Chris Brown


Lucky Daye

The Weeknd *WINNER


Yung Bleu

Most effective Group

Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak) *WINNER

Chlöe X Halle

Metropolis Women

Lil Newborn & Lil Durk


Young Dolph & Crucial Glock

Ideal Collaboration

Wizkid feat. Justin Bieber & Tems – “Essence” *WINNER

DJ Khaled fest. Lil Baby & Lil Durk – “Each Chance I Get”

Newborn Keem & Kendrick Lamar – “Family Ties

Doja Cat feat. SZA – “Kiss Me Extra”

Drake feat. Long run & Young Thug – “Way 2 Attractive”

Bia feat. Nicki Minaj – “Entire Lotta Cash (Remix)”

Very best Feminine Hip Hop Artist

Cardi B

Doja Cat


Megan Thee Stallion *WINNER

Nicki Minaj


Greatest Male Hip Hop Artist


Foreseeable future

J. Cole

Jack Harlow

Kanye West

Kendrick Lamar *WINNER

Lil Child

Video of the Calendar year

Toddler Keem & Kendrick Lamar – “Family members Ties”

Chlöe – “Have Mercy”

Doja Cat feat. SZA – “Kiss Me Far more”

Ari Lennox – “Strain”

Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson .Paak) – “Smokin Out The Window” *WINNER

Drake feat. Upcoming & Younger Thug – “Way 2 Pretty”

Video Director of the Year

Anderson .Paak a.k.a. Director .Paak *WINNER

Benny Growth

Beyoncé & Dikayl Rimmasch

Director X

Hype Williams

Missy Elliott

Best New Artist

Infant Keem

Benny the Butcher


Muni Prolonged


Yung Bleu

Album of the Calendar year

Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson .Paak) – “An Evening with Silk Sonic” *WINNER

H.E.R. – “Again of My Brain”

Tyler, the Creator – “Get in touch with Me If You Get Shed”

Drake – “Licensed Lover Boy”

Kanye West – “Donda”

Jazmine Sullivan – “Heaux Tales, Mo’ Tales: The Deluxe”

Doja Cat – “Planet Her”

Dr. Bobby Jones Very best Gospel/Inspirational Award

Marvin Sapp – “All In Your Palms”

Kanye West – “Arrive to Existence”

Kelly Cost – “Grace”

Fred Hammond – “Hallelujah”

H.E.R. & Tauren Wells – “Maintain Us Alongside one another (Hope Mix)”

Election Worship & Maverick Town Songs – “Jireh”

Lil Newborn X Kirk Franklin – “We Get” *WINNER

Guess Her

Alicia Keys – “Finest of Me (Originals)”

Mary J. Blige – “Great Early morning Beautiful” *WINNER

Chlöe – “Have Mercy”

Ari Lennox – “Strain”

Jazmine Sullivan – “Roster”

Summer Walker & Ari Lennox – “Unloyal”

Doja Cat – “Girl”

Greatest Worldwide Act

Dave (British isles)

Dinos (France)

Fally Ipupa (DRC)

Fireboy DML (Nigeria)

Tiny Simz (United kingdom)

Ludmilla (Brazil)

Big League DJZ (South Africa)

Tayc (France)

Tems (Nigeria) *WINNER

Best Movie


“King Richard” *WINNER


“Area Jam: A New Legacy”

“Summer time of Soul”

“The Tougher They Fall”

Finest Actor

Adrian Holmes – “Bel-Air”

Anthony Anderson – “Black-ish”

Damson Idris – “Snowfall”

Denzel Washington – “The Tragedy of Macbeth”

Forest Whitaker – “Regard””Godfather of Harlem”

Jabari Banks – “Bel-Air”

Sterling K. Brown – “This Is Us”

Will Smith – “King Richard” *WINNER

Finest Actress

Aunjanue Ellis – “King Richard”

Coco Jones – “Bel-Air”

Issa Rae – “Insecure”

Jennifer Hudson – “Regard”

Mary J. Blige – “Electric power Ebook II: Ghost”

Queen Latifah – “The Equalizer”

Quinta Brunson – “Abbott Elementary”

Regina King – “The Tougher They Fal”

Zendaya – “Euphoria””Spider-Guy: No Way Property” *WINNER

Youngstars Award

Akira Akbar

Demi Singleton

Miles Brown

Saniyya Sidney

Storm Reid

Marsai Martin *WINNER

Sportswoman of the Calendar year Award

Brittney Griner

Candace Parker

Naomi Osaka *WINNER

Serena Williams

Sha’Carri Richardson

Simone Biles

Sportsman of the Yr Award

Aaron Donald

Bubba Wallace

Giannis Antetokounmpo

Ja Morant

LeBron James

Stephen Curry *WINNER