WATCH: Issa Rae, Maxine Waters, Solange Pay Tribute to Greatness of Black Women at 'Black Girls Rock!'
These must-see speeches from BET’s awards show celebrated Black women in all their brilliance, resilience and complexity.
BET to Honor Excellence at 'Black Girls Rock!' Ceremony
Taraji P. Henson hosts the annual awards and concert special, whose 2017 honorees include Issa Rae and Maxine Waters.
Beyoncé Tops 2017 BET Awards with 7 Nominations
Solange, Bruno Mars, Chance the Rapper and Migos also earned multiple nods.
Denzel Washington, Issa Rae Earn American Black Film Festival Honors
The film veteran and rising television star were just two of several Black Hollywood figures recognized at the ceremony.
ICYMI: Nas' 'Street Dreams' Coming to BET
The rapper will executive produce the series about his own life.
BET's 'Madiba' Brings Nelson Mandela's Anti-Apartheid Struggle to the Small Screen
The biopic miniseries premieres tonight and stars Laurence Fishburne as the African National Congress leader.
Celebrate Black Cultural Excellence With These Streaming Specials
Both BET’s “Love and Happiness: An Obama Celebration” and PBS’ “Black America Since MLK: And Still I Rise” highlight the past and present of Black pop cultural domination. They are both available to stream today.
New BET Doc Highlights Role of District Attorneys in Mass Incarceration
Watch the new trailer for “Charged: The DA vs. Black America,” which premieres on BET on November 7.
Beyoncé and K-Dot, Sheila E. and More Tear Down the House at BET Awards
From Usher to Future to Janelle Monáe, the top Black artists and performers reigned supreme at the awards ceremony.
D'Angelo, Sheila E. to Pay Tribute to Prince at BET Awards
The Roots and Janelle Monáe will also honor the icon during the June 26 awards show.
Documentary on Black Lives Matter Movement to Air Tonight
Jesse Williams and Laurens Grant’s “Stay Woke” will explore the movement via interviews with the founders and other activists.
Drake Leads BET Awards Pack With Nine Nominations
The ceremony will air on June 26, complete with a tribute to Prince.
ICYMI: WATCH Andra Day 'Rise Up' With Powerful 'Black Girls Rock!' Performance
Day performed for the 10th anniversary celebration of youth empowerment non-profit “Black Girls Rock!,” which honored Shonda Rimes and Amandla Stenberg, among others.
Gabrielle Union Asks #WhoIsStaceyDash, Internet Goes In
The hashtag arose after Union expertly addressed Dash’s criticism of Black History Month and BET.
Cicely Tyson Shares Gems at 'Black Girls Rock Award Ceremony
The legendary actress is here for another generation of women.
[Video] ICYMI: President Obama's BET Interview on Race, Policing and National Protests
“I’ll leave it to people to speculate on what I’m saying to myself or Michelle when we’re alone at night,” President Obama tells BET’s Jeff Johnson.
B. Scott Files $2.5 Million Suit Against BET for Gender Discrimination
The television personality says that there’s no excuse for the network’s behavior earlier this summer.
Jamie Foxx Wears Trayvon Martin T-Shirt to BET Awards for Second Straight Year
The actor opted to make another silent statement.
NFL Sports Drama 'The Last Fall' to Premiere on BET
“The Last Fall” is a coming of age sports drama that illustrates the difficulties many young NFL players face when their professional football careers are over at 25.
Janelle Monáe On Being a Former Maid and Why She Still Wears a Uniform
The singer-songwriter delivered the most moving speech of the evening at the BLACK GIRLS ROCK! 2012 awards ceremony.