The 2012 BET Awards took place on Sunday night (July 1) at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles...Watch videos below! The Samuel L Jackson-hosted event - which saw rapper Big Sean winning 'Best New Artist' and Watch The Throne's Jay-Z and Kanye West accept the award for 'Video of the Year' for 'Otis' - features live performances by the likes of: Nicki Minaj, Riss Ross, Usher, Chris Brown and there was too an very emotional 'Whitney Houston' tribute. One of the best BET awards in long time!
Which performance did you like the most?
- New Music: The Game - 'Black On Black'
- New Music: Gorgon City - "Go All Night"
- Song Premiere: Jessie J - "Personal"
- Maroon 5 - "Animals"
- New Music: Lorde - "Yellow Flicker Beat"
- Watch: Lil Kim Interview With The Breakfast Club
- Ed Sheeran & The Veronicas Perform on "The X Factor Australia"
- World Premiere: Maroon 5 - 'Animals'
- Aretha Franklin Covers Adele's "Rolling in the Deep" - Listen Now!
- New Music: Tinashe - "Bet"
- World Premiere: Fergie - "L.A Love "
- New Music: Carrie Underwood - "Something in the Water"
- World Premiere: One Direction - "Steal My Girl"
- Beyoncé Joins Jay-Z for "Holy Grail" & "Young Forever" Performances at Global Citizen Festival
- Ariana Grande Sings "Break Free" & "Love Me Harder" on SNL + Skit