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How to stream the BET Hip Hop Awards 2020

An annual celebration highlighting the best in hip hop music

Oct 27, 2020, 1:34 pm*

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Jaime Carrillo 

Jaime Carrillo

Worldwide pandemic or no, the show must go on. The BET Hip Hop Awards 2020 will celebrate the best hip hop performers, producers and music video directors in the biz.

For the 15th year running, the BET Hip Hop Awards have crowned the kings and queens of Hip Hop, Rap, and R&B, with winners like Cardi B, T-Pain, Rhianna, and Jay-Z. This year, the Hip Hop Awards will also pay tribute to Master P, who will be presented with the coveted Hip Hop Icon Award. Plus, despite all the social-distancing rules, there will be

Here's everything you need to know to stream BET Hip Hop Awards 2020.

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What is BET Hip Hop Awards?

  • Launched: November 2006
  • Airtime: 2020 BET Hip Hop Awards air Tuesday, October 27 at 9 pm EST.
  • Channel: BET
  • Genre: Award show
  • Host: Comedy Trio 85 South

How to stream BET Hip Hop Awards 2020

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Sling TV
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To watch BET, you'll want to dock in at the Fubo Standard level.

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Vidgo
Core$40
Plus$45
Latino$15
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If you're looking to stream BET Hip Hop Awards 2020, know that you can stream it on YouTube TV.

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BET Hip Hop Awards 2020 Nominees

Hip Hop Artist of the Year

  • DaBaby
  • Drake
  • Future
  • Lil Baby
  • Megan Thee Stallion
  • Roddy Ricch

Best Hip Hop Video

  • DaBaby – "Bop"
  • DaBaby featuring Roddy Ricch – "Rockstar"
  • Drake – "Toosie Slide"
  • Future featuring Drake – "Life Is Good"
  • Lil Baby – "The Bigger Picture"
  • Roddy Ricch – "The Box"

Best Collaboration

  • DaBaby featuring Roddy Ricch – "Rockstar"
  • Future featuring Drake – "Life Is Good"
  • Jack Harlow featuring Tory Lanez, DaBaby and Lil Wayne – "Whats Poppin (Remix)"
  • Megan Thee Stallion featuring Beyoncé – "Savage (Remix)"
  • Megan Thee Stallion featuring Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign – "Hot Girl Summer"
  • Mustard featuring Roddy Ricch – "Ballin'"

Best Duo/Group

  • Chris Brown and Young Thug
  • City Girls
  • EarthGang
  • JackBoys
  • Migos
  • The Lox
  • Run the Jewels

Best Live Performer

  • Big Sean
  • DaBaby
  • Drake
  • Megan Thee Stallion
  • Roddy Ricch
  • Travis Scott

Lyricist of the Year

  • Big Sean
  • DaBaby
  • Drake
  • J. Cole
  • Megan Thee Stallion
  • Rapsody

Video Director of the Year

  • Cactus Jack & White Trash Tyler
  • Cole Bennett
  • Colin Tilley
  • Dave Meyers
  • Director X
  • Teyana Taylor

DJ of the Year

  • Chase B
  • D-Nice
  • DJ Drama
  • DJ Envy
  • DJ Khaled
  • Mustard

Producer of the Year

  • 9th Wonder
  • DJ Khaled
  • Hit-Boy
  • JetsonMade
  • Mike Will Made It
  • Mustard

Song of the Year

  • "Bop" – Produced by JetsonMade and Starboy (DaBaby)
  • "Life Is Good" – Produced by Ambezza, D. Hill and OZ (Future featuring Drake)
  • "Rockstar" – Produced by SethInTheKitchen (DaBaby featuring Roddy Ricch)
  • "Savage (Remix)" – Produced by J. White Did It (Megan Thee Stallion featuring Beyoncé)
  • "The Box" – Produced by 30 Roc and DatBoiSqueeze (Roddy Ricch)
  • "Toosie Slide" – Produced by OZ (Drake)

Hip Hop Album of the Year

  • Future – High Off Life
  • DaBaby – Blame It on Baby
  • DaBaby – Kirk
  • Lil Baby – My Turn
  • Megan Thee Stallion – Suga
  • Roddy Ricch – Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial

Best New Hip Hop Artist

  • Flo Milli
  • Jack Harlow
  • NLE Choppa
  • Mulatto
  • Pop Smoke
  • Rod Wave

Hustler of the Year

  • Cardi B
  • DJ Khaled
  • JAY-Z
  • Megan Thee Stallion
  • Rick Ross
  • Travis Scott

Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse

  • Beyoncé – "Savage (Remix)" (Megan Thee Stallion featuring Beyoncé)
  • Bia – "Best on Earth" (Russ featuring Bia)
  • Cardi B – "Writing on the Wall" (French Montana featuring Post Malone, Cardi B and Rvssian)
  • Future – "Roses (Remix)" (Saint Jhn featuring Future)
  • Travis Scott – "Hot" (Young Thug featuring Gunna and Travis Scott)
  • Roddy Ricch – "Rockstar" (DaBaby featuring Roddy Ricch)

Impact Track

  • Anderson Paak and Jay Rock – "Lockdown"
  • J. Cole – "Snow on tha Bluff"
  • DaBaby featuring Roddy Ricch – "Rockstar (BLM Remix)"
  • Lil Baby – "The Bigger Picture"
  • Rapsody featuring PJ Morton – "Afeni"
  • Wale featuring Kelly Price – "Sue Me"

Best International Flow

  • Djonga (Brazil)
  • Kaaris (France)
  • Khaligraph Jones (Kenya)
  • Meryl (France)
  • Ms Banks (UK)
  • Nasty C (South Africa)
  • Stormzy (UK)

Best Hip-Hop Platform

  • HipHopDX
  • HotNewHipHop
  • XXL
  • The Breakfast Club
  • The Shade Room
  • The Joe Budden Podcast
  • Complex

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*First Published: Oct 27, 2020, 1:33 pm