2016 BET Awards

R&B singer Maxwell is known for hitting us with some of the sexiest lyrics (and visuals) and then out of nowhere he vanishes. When asked why, he says that he likes to take his time, and that length of time is usually seven years. While he admits that it is a rather long time to […]

  Fresh off her explosive performance at the 2016 BET Awards, Sheila E left it all on the stage as she paid a musical tribute to Prince, her friend and longtime collaborator. She talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about her new single, ‘Girl Meets Boy’ and reveals just how much preparation went into the […]

Mama Tina accepted the Viewers Choice Award on her daughter's behalf, but apparently misinformed the public when she said Bey's next stop was London.

It’s still trending on social media. My mom sent me several links on Facebook. It was all over the news on TV, on radio and online. People were asking me about it wherever I went. What am I talking about? “This award – this is not for me. This is for the real organizers all […]

Y’all better put some respeck on their love because it’s official: Toni Braxton and Birdman have happily made their debut as a couple. The singer, 48, and the rapper/mogul, 47, attended last night’s BET Awards and they looked totally comfortable with each other. Toni donned a sexy, thigh-high slit dress for the show, definitely showing her new […]

Instead of giving Prince a 10-minute block during the 2016 BET Awards, the whole night revolved around him and his legacy. There were also several performances that honored his memory and his music. So here are the five ways BET put the Billboard Awards to shame with its tribute:

6/27/16- Click the link above to hear the TJMS crew run down their favorite moments from the 2016 BET Awards and find out why the BRexit has everyone nervous.

Jesse Williams had the whole crowd on their feet when he gave his acceptance speech for the 2016 BET Humanitarian award. Lauded by Harry Belafonte, Debbie Allen and other stars in a video love letter, Jesse took the stage to deliver a groundbreaking speech that sent ripples through the Black community. His riveting message was a […]

The 2016 BET Awards was super-Black, and we lived for every moment of it. In case you missed it, we have a recap of the highlights from the show. 1. Surprise! It’s Beyoncé! There was chatter that Beyoncé would be appearing at the 2016 BET AWards. Many assumed that she would be doing that via […]

When BET said “we got you,” they meant it. This year’s BET Awards was nothing short of entertaining, filled with moments that had us in our feelings as much as they had us wondering “did that really just happen?” Not only was Prince honored with multiple tribute performances throughout the night, but Beyoncé showed up […]

BET delivered on their promise to rightly honor the Purple One