2012 BET Awards
Where: Shrine Auditorium
Who Was There: Samuel L. Jackson, Latanya Richardson, Willow Smith, Taraji P. Henson, Selita Ebanks, Soulja Boy, Nicki Minaj, Kim Kardashian, Kanye West, Kim Kardashian, Beyonce, Common, Big Sean, Spike Lee, Tonya Lewis Lee, Angela Bassett, Shannon Brown, Jamie Foxx, Kerry Washington, Ray-J, Kevin Hart, Al Sharpton, Busta Rhymes, Swizz Beatz, La La Anthony, Tyga, Birdman, Jaden Smith, Monica, Kid Cudi, Mariah Carey, Chris Brown, Pusha T., Meagan Good, Debra Lee, 2 Chainz, Frankie Beverly, Rick Ross, Genuwine, Mechelle Epps, Mike Epps, Tatyana Ali, Melanie Fiona, Michelle Williams, Fonzworth Bentley, Faune Chambers, Jermaine Dupri, Kendrick Lamar, Faith Evans, Porscha Coleman, Regina King, Chaka Khan, Flo Rida, Joyful Drake, Brandy Norwood, Asap Rocky.
Other Details: Last night the 2012 BET Awards brought out the some of the biggest stars in the hip-hop, soul and R&B industry to honor their achievements in music and entertainment at the Shrine Auditorium. The awards ceremony was hosted by Samuel L. Jackson and featured live performances from such artists as Nicki Minaj, Chris Brown and Melanie Fiona as well as a tribute to Whitney Houston. Big winners of the night included Beyonce, Jay-Z and Kanye West, Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj.
[Beyonce, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Kim Kardashian via]
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