Friday, 18 August, 2017

Remy Ma, Chance the Rapper win big at BET Awards

Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook shoots between Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley rear and guard James Harden right in the fourth quarter of Game 4 of a first-round NBA basketball playo Nicki Minaj receives key to Queens, the borough she was raised in
Edmund Collier | 28 June, 2017, 03:23

Bruno Mars has opened the 2017 BET Award dancing and playing in synchronization with his band the Hooligans to a performance of "Perm".

Tamika Mallory, victor of the shine a light award, appears onstage at the BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Sunday, June 25, 2017, in Los Angeles. Elliot won the award again in 2006 and 2008 then the award was given to M.I.A.in 2009 before Minaj's seven-year winning streak. And this end of reign did not displease to the big victor of Sunday evening since it was Remy Ma, the now great rival of Nicki Minaj. Here is everything you need to know about Remy Ma at the BET Awards 2017.

Indeed, by accepting his precious trophy, Remy Ma recited a few words of his featuring with Fat Joe, "Spaghetti", directly influenced by his war with the rapper from Trinidad and Tobago.

Come back tomorrow for more and hit SUBSCRIBE on our YouTube to never miss a beat. At Remy Ma's age of 37, she has released many power-packed singles such as "Money Showers" and "All the Way Up".

Minaj has yet to respond to Remy Ma's acceptance award speech. Oh, and in her spare time, she's been funding an entire Indian village. The R&B band performed a medley of their songs "Mr Telephone Man", "Can You Stand The Rain" and "If It Isn't Love". Beyonce also won the award of video director of the year for "Sorry" and shared the honour with Kahlil Joseph, reported Deadline. Mars also won best male R&B/pop artist and kicked off the show with a fun and funky performance of the song, "Perm". "My first BET Award", he screamed. Kendrick Lamar was another big victor.

US Dollar Falls Ahead Of Yellen's Speech
The dollar fell 0.1 per cent against a basket of six major currencies, though it hit a five-week high against the Japanese yen. Crude oil was on track to rise for the fourth straight day although concerns over a festering supply glut capped prices.

As she accepted the award, Ma said, "I want to thank God, first and foremost, I've been through a lot". "Because of you, countless young people will grow up believing in themselves".

Both pop stars are the top nominees at Sunday's show, where they will compete in four of the same categories, including video of the year.

#5: Rounding out the list is rapper Cardi B who is undoubtedly the breakout star of 2017.

Pop star Beyonce emerged as a big victor at this year's Black Entertainment (BET) Awards, scoring victories in five major categories.

In a celebratory Instagram post, Remy sends her family love and thanks BET for making "so many people happy".

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