2018 BET Awards: Kwesi Arthur loses out to Sjava + Full List of Winners

2018 BET Awards: Kwesi Arthur loses out to Sjava + Full List of Winners | African Music - GhKings.Com
Kwesi Arthur (L) [img src:getty], Sjava (R)

From Ground Up to 2018 BET Awards, Ghana’s Kwesi Arthur loses Best Viewers’ Choice award to South Africa’s Sjava.

2018 BET Awards: Kwesi Arthur loses award to Sjava + Full List of Winners | African Music - GhKings.Com
Kwesi Arthur (L) [img src:getty], Sjava (R)

The Grind Day hit-maker who was heavily expected by many Ghanaians to win the award has lost out to Hollywood’s Black Panther soundtrack featured musician Sjava.

[mark color=”yellow”]Checkout: Davido makes Africa proud as first time winner on stage[/mark]

Real name Jabulani Hadebe, Sjava is a South African multi-award winning recording artist whose 2016 debut album Isina Muva went Gold certified by RISA.

He also won in tight competition against Mc Soffia (Brazil), Nailah Blackman (Trinidad and Tobago), Prince Waly (France), Sik-K (South Korea), Take A Mic (France), IAMDDB (UK), Kwesi Arthur (Ghana), Niniola (Nigeria) and Not3s (UK).

Davido also won Best International Act Award and was honoured on stage.

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Please scroll below for the full list of winners at 2018 BET Awards:

[mark color=”yellow”]The Best International Act Award[/mark]
Booba (France)
Cassper Nyovest (SA)
Dadju (France)
Davido (Nigeria) — WINNER
Distruction Boyz (SA)
Fally Ipupa (Dr. Congo)
J Hus (UK)
Niska (France)
Tiwa Savage (Nigeria)
Stefflon Don (UK)
Stormzy (UK)

[mark color=”yellow”]Best Female R&B / Pop Artist Award[/mark]
Beyonce — WINNER
SZA
H.E.R.
Rihanna
Kehlani

[mark color=”yellow”]Best Male R&B / Pop Artist Award[/mark]
Bruno Mars — WINNER
Chris Brown
The Weeknd
Khalid
Daniel Caesar

[mark color=”yellow”]Best Group Award[/mark]
Migos — WINNER
A Tribe Called Quest
N.E.R.D.
Rae Sremmurd
Chloe X Halle

[mark color=”yellow”]Best Collaboration Award[/mark]
Bruno Mars feat. Cardi B – Finesse (Remix)
DJ Khaled feat. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – Wild Thoughts — WINNER
DJ Khaled feat. Jay-Z, Future & Beyonce – Top Off
Cardi B feat. 21 Savage – Bartier Cardi
French Montana feat. Swae Lee – Unforgettable
Kendrick Lamar feat. Rihanna – LOYALTY.

[mark color=”yellow”]Best Male Hip Hop Artist Award[/mark]
Drake
Kendrick Lamar — WINNER
DJ Khaled
Jay-Z
J. Cole

[mark color=”yellow”]Best Female Hip Hop Artist Award[/mark]
Cardi B — WINNER
Nicki Minaj
Remy Ma
DeJ Loaf
Rapsody

[mark color=”yellow”]Video of the Year Award[/mark]
Drake – God’s Plan — WINNER
Cardi B – Bodak Yellow
Bruno Mars feat. Cardi B – Finesse (Remix)
DJ Khaled feat. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – Wild Thoughts
Kendrick Lamar – HUMBLE.
Migos feat. Drake – Walk It Talk It

[mark color=”yellow”]Video Director of the Year Award[/mark]
Benny Boom
Director X
Ava Duvernay — WINNER
Chris Brown
Dave Meyers

[mark color=”yellow”]Best New Artist Award[/mark]
SZA — WINNER
H.E.R.
Daniel Caesar
GOLDLINK
A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie

[mark color=”yellow”]Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award[/mark]
Lecrae feat. Tori Kelly – I’ll Find You — WINNER
Snoop Dogg feat. B. Slade – Words Are Few
Ledisi & Kirk Franklin – If You Don’t Mind
Marvin Sapp – Close
Tasha Cobbs Leonard feat. Nicki Minaj – I’m Getting Ready

[mark color=”yellow”]Best Actress Award[/mark]
Tiffany Haddish — WINNER
Lupita Nyong’o
Issa Rae
Angela Bassett
Letitia Wright
Taraji P. Henson

[mark color=”yellow”]Best Actor Award[/mark]
Chadwick Boseman — BEST ACTOR
Michael B. Jordan
Donald Glover
Sterling K. Brown
Denzel Washington
Daniel Kaluuya

[mark color=”yellow”]Young Stars Award[/mark]
Yara Shahidi — WINNER
Ashton Tyler
Caleb McLaughlin
Lonnie Chavis
Marsai Martin
Miles Brown

[mark color=”yellow”]Best Movie Award[/mark]
Black Panther — WINNER
Girls Trip
A Wrinkle in Time
Detroit
Mudboung

[mark color=”yellow”]Sportswoman of the Year Award[/mark]
Serena Williams — WINNER
Venus Williams
Skylar Diggins-Smith
Candace Parker
Elana Meyers Taylor

[mark color=”yellow”]Sportsman of the Year Award[/mark]
Stephen Curry
LeBron James — WINNER
Kevin Durant
Dwayne Wade
Odell Beckham Jr.

[mark color=”yellow”]Album of the Year Award[/mark]
DAMN. – Kendrick Lamar — WINNER
CTRL – SZA
4:44 – Jay-Z
Culture II – Migos
Black Panther: The Album – Kendrick Lamar & Various Artists
Grateful – DJ Khaled

[mark color=”yellow”]BET Her Award[/mark]
Janelle Monae – Django Jane
Lizzo – Water Me
Mary J. Blige – Strength of a Woman — WINNER
Remy Ma feat. Chris Brown – Melanin Magic (Pretty Brown)
Chloe X Halle – The Kids Are Alright
Leikeli47 – 2nd Fiddle

[mark color=”yellow”]Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award[/mark]
SZA feat. Travis Scott – Love Galore
Cardi B – Bodak Yellow — WINNER
Kendrick Lamar – HUMBLE.
Drake – God’s Plan
Migos feat. Cardi B & Nicki Minaj – Motor Sport
DJ Khaled feat. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – Wild Thoughts

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