Anita Baker honoured honoured at BET Awards

Jamie Foxx DJ Khaled

Ryan Coogler, the director of Black Panther won the award for Best Movie at this year's BET Awards.

At the 2018 BET Awards, hosted by Jamie Foxx at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on June 24, there were big wins for Black Panther, SZA, Beyoncé and singing legend Anita Baker, who picked up a Lifetime Achievement prize.

Rising singer H.E.R. had the night's best performance, as she sang the R&B hit "Focus", played the electric guitar like a rock star and sang softly during the sweet love song "Best Part", where she was joined by Daniel Caesar.

Sundays' 18th annual BET Awards drew 4.3 million total viewers across eight Viacom networks. "I have something that they don't have". "It was about tapping into the voice that tells us to be proud of who will are".

Brazil vs Costa Rica, It Remains Goalless at Half
This led to Costa Rica being able to go on the counter-attack, but they too were unable to get past the Brazilian defence. Gabriel Jesus had the ball in the back of the goal in the 26th minute, but was deemed offside.

Including performances from Nicki Minaj, Migos, J. Cole and more.

This is the first time a nominee of the Best International Act category is receiving the award during the live show since the inception of that category in 2010.

His obsession, though, led to a rather cringe-worthy moment during the awards show, in which he invited the multi-hyphenate Donald Glover onstage and essentially pressured him into an impromptu performance of the track. Minaj, an award-winning rapper, was born in St James.

Related News:

  • Top seed Muguruza beaten in Birmingham

    Top seed Muguruza beaten in Birmingham

    Gavrilova won their last two matchups being persistent and mobile enough to contain Kvitova's uncompromising hitting. Muguruza lost in the semifinals here a year ago but at least gained four useful warmup matches before Wimbledon.
    Final hours of Saudi Arabia ban on female drivers

    Final hours of Saudi Arabia ban on female drivers

    Young women were spotted present in various exhibits where traffic officials instructed them on handlings of a vehicle . Society has been demanding such a change for years, "as it will take the physical and economic burden off most men".
    Turks begin voting for president, parliament in crucial test for Erdogan

    Turks begin voting for president, parliament in crucial test for Erdogan

    Pro-Kurdish candidate Selahattin Demirtas tweeted his hopes for a calm election day, urging young people to vote. Supporters of Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan attend an election rally in Istanbul , Turkey , June 23, 2018.
  • Supreme Court won't take up 'Making a Murderer' case

    Supreme Court won't take up 'Making a Murderer' case

    Supreme Court denounced government hostility toward the religious beliefs about marriage held by create professionals", she said. Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson has said there is no evidence of hostility against religion in Stutzman's case .

    Senegal goalkeeper blunder sees Honda drive Japan to vital point

    However, the Japanese were edging closer to going ahead after the hour mark, stretching the Senegalese with their direct approach. Honda came on the field a minute later and evened the score.
    Eden Hazard: It's easy to play with 'confident' Lukaku

    Eden Hazard: It's easy to play with 'confident' Lukaku

    The next tiebreaker is fair play - i.e. the amount of yellow and red cards accumulated by a team throughout the group stage. Martinez says while the nation should celebrate the victory, the team's focus is now on facing England .
  • Federation Internationale de Football Association  opens probe on Shaqiri and Xhaka after Serbian FA lodges complaint

    Federation Internationale de Football Association opens probe on Shaqiri and Xhaka after Serbian FA lodges complaint

    Xhaka, Shaqiri and Lichtsteiner would likely have been shown a yellow card at the time for their celebrations. But some Serbians may have been more angered by how Shaqiri celebrated the goal than the fact he scored it.
    Groundhog Day for May as UK Brexit bill faces new challenge

    Groundhog Day for May as UK Brexit bill faces new challenge

    Hailsham said the government's offer not only failed to deliver a promised meaningful vote but was worse. The PM said more detail on the UK-EU's future relationship will be given soon.
    Supreme Court Let States Tax Online Shopping

    Supreme Court Let States Tax Online Shopping

    The ruling was praised by some in the retail industry for clarifying how sales taxes should be handled in the ecommerce era. The winners are local brick and mortar businesses, which will be able to compete pricewise with online retail giants.
  • Pres. Erdogan facing tough challenge in upcoming election

    Pres. Erdogan facing tough challenge in upcoming election

    A new constitution, narrowly approved in a 2017 referendum , grants the president additional powers. His ruling Justice and Development Party garnered 42.5 percent of the parliamentary vote.
    Tesla Sues Former Employee Over Alleged Sabotage

    Tesla Sues Former Employee Over Alleged Sabotage

    Tripp , who as of Friday evening had still not secured an attorney, declined to respond to Tesla's new lengthy assertions. Tesla is seeking relief under the Defend Trade Secrets Act, in addition to Nevada's own trade secret statute.
    ‘Game of Thrones’ Co-Stars Kit Harington, Rose Leslie Married In Scotland

    ‘Game of Thrones’ Co-Stars Kit Harington, Rose Leslie Married In Scotland

    Other co-stars were said to be in attendance, including Peter Dinklage , Emilia Clarke , Sophie Turner , and Maisie Williams . Kit , also 31, said: "The country is attractive ... the Northern Lights are magical ... it was there that I fell in love".


Most liked

Lukaku, Hazard score 2 each, help Belgium beat Tunisia 5-2
Lukaku then ran ahead and, with Ben Mustapha drawn forward, Lukaku chipped it over the goalkeeper from nine yards out. Just before half time Lukaku shredded Tunisia's hopes of winning the Group G matches as he scored Belgium's 3rd goal.

Turkish opposition parties denied equal campaigning rights in election: OSCE
With 97.7% of the votes counted, the electoral board pronounced the 64-year-old as the victor with an absolute majority. Recep Tayyip Erdogan has won Turkey's presidential election, the country's electoral board has confirmed.

Harley-Davidson to build motorcycles destined for European Union outside of U.S.
European and United States stock markets all plummeted on Monday amid fears the world was heading towards an all-out trade war. The European Union has ordered tariffs on American imports like bourbon, peanut butter and orange juice.

Saudi Arabia vs Egypt Live Score, FIFA World Cup 2018
Salah lobbed Egypt ahead with their first World Cup goal from open play since 1934, but his celebration was notably subdued. But the veteran's record-breaking afternoon got better in the first half as he faced Fahad Al-Muwallad's penalty.

The World's Ugliest Dog contest crowns its latest, absolutely PRECIOUS victor
Zsa Zsa won the title Saturday in the competition where dogs with hairless bodies and lolling tongues flaunt their imperfections. Last year's victor was a 125-pound (57-kilogram) gentle giant named Martha - a Neopolitan Mastiff with gas and a droopy face.

While Sony did nothing, Nintendo and Microsoft just embraced cross-play
However, both Microsoft and Sony saw a significant downward trend in coverage whereas Nintendo experienced an increase. We suspect that the pressure placed on them by Fortnite players might be the reason Sony could change their minds.

Uruguay beat Saudi Arabia 1-0, progress into last-16
He fell back to defend and raced forward alongside Edinson Cavani on the counterattack. We couldn't equalize, but we controlled the play.

Gary Neville on 'real deal' Harry Kane and England's approach to Belgium
Four years ago, England failed to win a match at the World Cup and was eliminated in the group stage. Him and (Ruben) Loftus-Cheek have been great together and have a good understanding.

FIFA WC: Osako's header snatches 2-1 win for Japan
Back in 2014, Falcao was ruled out of what was expected to be his first World Cup after injuring his knee. Kagawa then converted from the spot.

Italy turns away another rescue boat carrying 200 migrants
The meeting was called last week to clear the air before a scheduled full summit on Thursday and Friday. Far-right Interior Minister Matteo Salvini also reacted furiously in remarks reported by Italian media.

Explosion rocks Zimbabwe president's rally
Mnangagwa's rise to the presidency was fiercely resisted by Mugabe loyalists, including his wife Grace. Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa on Saturday escaped a blast at a ruling ZANU-PF party rally.

Canada to announce marijuana legalization date soon
In the neighboring U.S. , nine states and the District of Columbia have legalised marijuana. Canada has passed a bill to legalise recreational marijuana - the first G7 nation to do so.

LiAngelo Ball Should Return to School, Questions LaVar's Predictions
Maybe he will find the Summer League opportunity he's seeking and eventually make it to the National Basketball Association . However, he warned them that trading Lonzo could be the "worst move they ever made".

NZ Prime Minister Ardern names new-born daughter Neve Te Aroha
Te Aroha was to encompass all the names suggested by Maori iwi and also reflected where Ardern had grown up. New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern with her partner Clarke Gayford and baby leaving hospital.

Lionel Messi Birthday: Twitterati wishes the Argentine skipper as he turns 31
Others connected to Argentine football have also spoken out after Thursday's debacle. "Never before. Many of them were dressed in Croatia's red and white shirts and waving the nation's flag.