Expect plenty of glitz and glamour as the outstanding actors, entertainers and sports stars in the African-American community get together for a dazzling night at the BET Awards 2016, , proudly brought to you by Russian Bear vodka.

Last year’s winners included Serena Williams, Taraji P. Henson and Chris Brown. The hosts of the 2016 awards show are the hilarious Anthony Anderson and gorgeous Tracee Ellis Ross from Black-ish tv series.

This year's Best International Act: Africa nominees are Cassper Nyovest (South Africa), MzVee (Ghana), Black Coffee (South Africa), Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania), Wizkid (Nigeria), AKA (South Africa), Yemi Alade (Nigeria) and Serge Beynaud (Cote D'Lvoire).

African acts showed up again on the Viewer's Choice: Best International Act nominees with Emtee (South Africa) and Falz (Nigeria) receiving the nod.



Catch the BET Awards Red Carpet pre-show on 28 June 2016 @ 17:00 CAT followed by the official award ceremony @ 19:00 CAT on BET Channel 129.