Last night at the Shrine Auditorium in LA, the 2012 BET Awards was held. The event was graced by several A-list celebrities with performance from some of the big names in the Game….
Jay-Z and Kanye West were the big winners at the BET Awards 2012 walking away with Video of the Year for their “Otis” single. The rap duo also won Best Group for their collaboration on the “Watch The Throne” album.
The ceremony was hosted by “The Avengers” star Samuel L. Jackson, who opened the show by doing a parody of the two rappers’ hit single “In Paris” with director Spike Lee.
There was also a special tribute to Whitney Houston that included performances from Chaka Khan, Brandy, Monica and Houston’s mother Cissy Houston, who sang “Bridge Over Troubled Water.”
The tribute also included appearances by Houston’s “Waiting to Exhale” co-stars Angela Bassett, Loretta Devine and Lela Rochon.
Check below for the full list of winners for the 2012 BET Awards + PHOTOS.