Cissy Houston's tribute to her late daughter was the emotional highlight of Sunday's BET Awards, a show that honors African Americans and other minorities in music, acting, sports, and other entertainment. Whitney Houston's mother gave a amazing performance of "Bridge Over Troubled Water" that left the crowd in tears, including Beyonce and Melanie Fiona
The Throne (Jay-Z and Kanye West)
Kevin Hart, "Think Like a Man"
Best New Artist
Best Male R&B Artist
Wale (featuring Miguel), "Lotus Flower Bomb"
Best Female R&B Artist
Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
Lifetime Achievement Award
Maze, featuring Frankie Beverly
Video of the Year
The Throne (Jay-Z and Kanye West), featuring Otis Redding, "Otis"
The Reverend Al Sharpton
Viewers' Choice Award
Video Director of the Year
Beyoncé and Alan Ferguson
Entertainer of the Year
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