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Janet Jackson has returned…officially. The annual BET Awards were held Sunday night from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Fan favorites like Beyonce and John Legend were among the number of artists honored throughout the night.
On everyone's radar, though, was Janet Jackson. Michael Jackson's younger sister has made a trademark return after the release of her newest album, "Sleeep."
Best International Act UK: Stormzy
Best International Act Africa: Stonebwoy
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist: Beyoncé
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist: Chris Brown
Best Group: Rae Sremmurd
Best Collaboration:Common and John Legend – “Glory”
Best Male Hip-Hop Artist: Kendrick Lamar
Best Female Hip-Hop Artist: Nicki Minaj
Video of the Year: Beyonce – “7/11”
Video Director of the Year: Beyonce, Ed Burke and Todd Tourso
Best New Artist: Sam Smith
Best Gospel Artist: Lecrae
Best Actress: Taraji P. Henson
Best Actor: Terrence Howard
Youngstars Award: Mo’ne Davis
Best Movie: Selma
Sportswoman of the Year: Serena Williams
Sportsman of the Year: Stephen Curry
Viewer’s Choice Award: Nicki Minaj Ft. Drake, Lil Wayne and Chris Brown – “Only”
Centric Award: The Weekend – “Earned It”
To see more pictures, videos and highlights from the night, visit BET's website here.