The BET Awards is one of the most highly anticipated red carpets of the year. Hollywood’s biggest and brightest black stars always step out dressed and ready to impress.
This year was no different. The red carpet was definitely on fire! The annual event -- hosted by “Black-ish” stars Tracee Ellis Ross and Anthony Anderson -- was attended by style stars such as Erykah Badu, Jennifer Hudson, Usher, Alicia Keys, Nicki Minaj, and Kelly Rowland, just to name a few.
Here's a look at all the red carpet awesomeness. Which stars do you think desereve best-dressed honors?
This Week on ESSENCE Live: Naomi Campbell, Yvette Nicole Brown, Plus a Conversation on Girlfriends and Frenemies
On this week's episode, our special panel featuring entertainment host Gia Peppers, Essence.com relationships editor Charli Penn and comdiennes Von Decarlo and Chloe Hilliard talk everything from frenemies and break-ups to making time for girlfriends when you have a boyfriend, Naomi Campbell dishes on what Black Girl Magic means to her and more!
Brown tells ESSENCE being Black in Hollywood means fighting for roles with depth. "I want more for our people."