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West Wins Double At BET Awards

KANYE West was the big winner at the Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards in Los Angeles on Tuesday night scooping two major honours.


The Gold Digger star was named Best Male Hip Hop Artist on the night, as well as picking up the gong for Best Collaboration with fellow rapper T-Pain for their Good Life track.

Young R’n’B hunk Chris Brown was one of the first winners of the night — he was presented with the gong for Best Male R’n’B Artist, and was escorted to the annual ceremony by reported beau Rihanna. The Bajan beauty was nominated for the Best Female R’n’B artist award — but was beaten in the category by singing sensation Alicia Keys.

Keys also performed at the event — stunning the celebrity-studded audience when she was joined on-stage by former female groups En Vogue, TLC and SWV for a medley of their hit tracks.

She went on to win the prize for best female R&B artist, and of

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