Dr Dre’s “Compton” Loses to Drake “VIEWS” at BET Hip-Hop Awards 2016 | See the Full Winners



DJ Khaled hosted the BET Hip-Hop Awards 2016 show, which included performances from Gucci Mane, Isaiah Rashad, T.I., Desiigner, 21 Savage and more.


Drake led the pack with 14 nominations, and eventually won Video of the Year for his infectious dance moves in “Hotline Bling” as well as Album of the Year for VIEWS, beating Dr. Dre’s Compton.


Chance The Rapper was named Best New Hip Hop Artist, beating Dr. Dre’s protégé Anderson .Paak , and his Coloring Book mixtape (his third since 2012) won Mixtape of the Year.


Kendrick Lamar won for Lyricist of the Year, as well as for Best Live Performer and Best Featured Verse. He also presented Snoop Dogg the “I Am Hip Hop” award to commemorate his legendary career.


Check out the full list of winners below:


Lyricist of the Year

Chance The Rapper

J. Cole
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar (WINNER) 


Album of the Year

DJ Khaled – I Changed A Lot
Dr. Dre – Compton
Drake – Views (WINNER)
Fetty Wap – Fetty Wap
Future – DS2
Kanye West – The Life of Pablo


Best New Hip-Hop Artist

Anderson .Paak
Bryson Tiller
Chance The Rapper (WINNER)
Tory Lanez



Mixtape of the Year

Young Thug – Slime Season 3
Lil Uzi Vert – Lil Uzi Vert vs. The World
Future – Purple Reign
French Montana – Wave Gods
Chance The Rapper – Coloring Book (WINNER)


Track of the Year

Fat Joe and Remy Ma feat. French Montana and Infared – “All the Way Up”  (WINNER)
Drake – “Controlla” Produced By BOI-1DA
Drake – “Hotline Bling” Produced By Nineteen85
DJ Khaled f. Jay Z & Future “I Got the Keys” Produced By Southside
Desiigner – “Panda” Produced By Menace


Best Collabo – Duo or Group

DJ Khaled f. Drake – “For Free”
DJ Khaled f. Jay Z and Future – “I Got the Keys”
Drake & Future – “Jumpman”
Drake f. Wizkid and Kyla – “One Dance”
Fat Joe & Remy Ma f. French Montana & Infared – “All the Way Up” (WINNER)


MVP of the Year

DJ Khaled (WINNER) 
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar




Best Live Performer

J. Cole
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar (WINNER)



Best Hip-Hop Video

2 Chainz – “Watch Out”
Desiigner – “Panda”
DJ Khaled ft. Jay Z and Future – “I Got the Keys”
Drake – “Hotline Bling” (WINNER)
Fat Joe & Remy Ma f. French Montana & Infared – “All the Way Up”
Kanye West f. Rihanna “Famous”


Producer of the Year

DJ Mustard
Dr. Dre
Metro Boomin (WINNER)
Mike WiLL Made-It
Pharrell William



DJ of the Year

DJ Drama
DJ Envy
DJ Esco
DJ Khaled (WINNER)
DJ Mustard




Video Director of the Year

Benny Boom
Colin Tilley
Director X (WINNER)
Hype Williams
Kanye West



Hustler of the Year

DJ Khaled (WINNER)
Jay Z
Kanye West



Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip-Hop Style)

A$AP Rocky
Kanye West (WINNER)
Nicki Minaj




Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse

Kendrick Lamar – “Freedom” (Beyonce feat. Kendrick Lamar) (WINNER)
2 Chainz – “No Problem” (Chance The Rapper feat. Lil Wayne & 2 Chainz)
Drake – “Work” (Rihanna feat. Drake)
Kodak Black – “Lockjaw” (French Montana feat. Kodak Black)
Nicki Minaj – “Down In The DM Remix” (Yo Gotti feat. Nicki Minaj)


Impact Track

J. Cole – “Love Yourz” (WINNER)
Jay Z – “Spiritual”
Raury – “Trap Tears”
Jidenna – “Long Live The Chief”
Sir The Baptist feat. Church People – “Raise Hell”


People’s Champ Award

Travis Scott – “Antidote” (WINNER)
Desiigner – “Panda”
Fat Joe & Remy Ma feat. French Montana & Infared – “All The Way Up”
Young Thug – “Best Friend”
DJ Khaled feat. Drake – “For Free”
O.T. Genasis feat. Young Dolph – “Cut It”



I’m Hip-Hop Award

Snoop Dogg (WINNER)