BET Awards 2012

2012 BET Awards Nominees & Winners

Best Female R&B Artist

  • Beyoncé
  • Marsha Ambrosius
  • Mary J. Blige
  • Melanie Fiona
  • Rihanna

Best Male R&B Artist

Best Group

  • The Throne (Jay-Z & Kanye West)
  • Bad Meets Evil
  • Diddy-Dirty Money
  • Maybach Music Group
  • Mindless Behavior

Best Collaboration

  • Wale featuring Miguel, "Lotus Flower Bomb"
  • Beyoncé featuring J. Cole, "Party"
  • Big Sean featuring Kanye West & Roscoe Dash, "Marvin & Chardonnay"
  • DJ Khaled featuring Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne, "I'm On One"
  • Drake featuring Lil Wayne & Tyga, "The Motto"
  • The Throne (Jay-Z & Kanye West) featuring Otis Redding, "Otis"

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist

Best Female Hip-Hop Artist

  • Nicki Minaj
  • Diamond
  • Brianna Perry
  • Trina

Video of the Year

  • The Throne (Jay-Z & Kanye West) featuring Otis Redding, "Otis"
  • Beyoncé, "Countdown"
  • Beyoncé, "Love On Top"
  • The Throne (Jay-Z & Kanye West), "N---as in Paris"
  • Usher, "Climax"

Video Director of the Year

  • Beyoncé & Alan Ferguson
  • Benny Boom
  • Chris Brown & Godfrey Tabarez
  • Kanye West
  • Hype Williams

Best New Artist

  • Big Sean
  • A$AP Rocky
  • Diggy
  • Future
  • Meek Mill

Best Gospel

  • Yolanda Adams
  • Kim Burrell
  • James Fortune & FIYA
  • Fred Hammond
  • Trin-I-Tee 5:7

Best Actress

  • Viola Davis
  • Angela Bassett
  • Taraji P. Henson
  • Regina King
  • Zoe Saldana

Best Actor

  • Kevin Hart
  • Don Cheadle
  • Common
  • Idris Elba
  • Denzel Washington

Young Stars Award

  • Diggy
  • Astro
  • Jacob Latimore
  • Keke Palmer
  • Willow Smith

Best Movie

  • The Help
  • Good Deeds
  • Jumping the Broom
  • Laugh at My Pain
  • Red Tails

Subway Sportswoman of the Year

  • Serena Williams
  • Skylar Diggins
  • Brittney Griner
  • Candace Parker
  • Venus Williams

Subway Sportsman of the Year

  • Kevin Durant
  • Carmelo Anthony
  • Kobe Bryant
  • Victor Cruz
  • LeBron James

Coca-Cola Viewers' Choice Award

  • Mindless Behavior,  "Hello"
  • Beyoncé, "Love on Top"
  • Chris Brown, "Turn Up the Music"
  • Drake featuring Lil Wayne & Tyga, "The Motto"
  • The Throne (Jay-Z & Kanye West) featuring Otis Redding, "Otis"
  • Wale featuring Miguel, "Lotus Flower Bomb"

Centric Award

  • Common
  • Estelle
  • Robert Glasper
  • Robin Thicke
  • Tyrese

Best International Act: Africa

  • Sarkodie (Ghana)
  • Wizkid (Nigeria)
  • Camp Mulla (Kenya)
  • Ice Prince (Nigeria)
  • Lira (South Africa)
  • Mokobe (Mali)

Best International Act: U.K.

  • Wretch 32
  • Estelle
  • Labrinth
  • Emeli Sandé
  • Sway