1. Taraji P. Henson
Host Taraji P. Henson looked radiant in a sheer Versace corset gown with a thigh-high split. Henson was styled by Jason Bolden and her silky sleek tresses were laid by Tym Wallace.
2. Cardi B and Offset
Cardi B and Offset revealed they’re expecting their 2nd child together during their performance.
Zendaya paid homage to Beyoncé wearing a vintage Versace gown Bey famously wore in her Crazy In Love video. “Paying homage to the Queen Beyoncé wearing @versace SS2003 ….. get you a stylist with an ARCHIVE!!!!” her stylist and image architect Law Roach wrote on Instagram.
4. Andra Day
Andra Day Gave us flowy vibes on the 2021 BET Awards in a layered pink and orange gown.
5. Jennifer Hudson
“Respect” actress Jennifer Hudson stepped out for award season and she came to make a statement in this bold black number by Dolce & Gabbana.
6. Lil’ Kim
Lil’ Kim attended the 2021 BET Awards draped in beads and strappy sandals that wrapped up her thigh.
7. Issa Rae
Issa Rae gave us a white moment in this statement blazer dress from Balmain.
Ciara showed off her her recent 30 pound weight loss in a sparkling jumpsuit and boots by Alexanre Vauthier.
9. Lil’ Nas X
Lil’ Nas X served two looks at the 2021 BET Awards.
10. Lil’ Nas X
Lil’ Nas X took a page out of Billy Porter’s fashion book and gave us a moment we’ll be talking about all week. The Montero pop star donned an Andrea Grossi gown with exposed pecs.
11. Marsai Martin
Marsai Martin brought the melanin and a pop of color to the 2021 BET Awards with this colorful pairing.
12. Eva Marcille and Michael Sterling
Eva Marcille and hubby Michael Sterling served Black love on the red carpet.
13. Jazmine Sullivan
Jazmine Sullivan won on the red carpet and at the 2021 BET Awards. The soulful singer wore a sheer bright pink flowing dress. She also won big taking home the Best Album of the Year.
14. Queen Latifah
Queen Latifah embodied a queen on the red carpet, donning a black and white ensemble with a black cape. The rapper and actress took home the Lifetime Achievement Award.
15. Kirk Franklin and Tammy Collins
Kirk Franklin and wife Tammy Collins looked like the perfect pair in bright and neutral fits.
16. Congresswoman Maxine Waters
Congresswoman Maxine Waters looked angelic in her all-white pants and coordinating top.
17. MC Lyte
MC Lyte looked stunning in a fuschia dress.