The 2014 BET Awards was a night full of electrifying performances, emotional speeches and unforgettable moments. The awards, hosted by Chris Rock aired live from the Nokia Theatre at L.A. LIVE on Sunday, June 29.
Pharrell Williams opened the show with an energetic performance and brought out his surprise guest Missy Elliott. Chris Brown gave fans an energetic performance of "Loyal" with appearances by Lil Wayne, Tyga and Travis Barker.
Icon Lionel Richie received the Lifetime Achievement Award. Young Money and Beyoncé took home the most trophies with three awards, as did acclaimed film “12 Years A Slave” which swept the film award categories.
Troop, Color Me Badd and Silk took the stage for a '90s throwback medley of "All I Do Is Think of You," "I Wanna Sex You Up" and "Freak Me", and a taped performance of Beyoncé and Jay Z closed the show.
Before all of the awards fun AllHipHop was on the red carpet to catch up with the likes of Meek Mill, Ty Dolla $ign, Wale, B.O.B, and more. Find out what they think of the current state of hip hop and what they are currently working on below!