GALLERY | Our favourite fashion moments from the 2022 BET Awards

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Lizzo attends the 2022 BET Awards.
Lizzo attends the 2022 BET Awards.
Aaron J. Thornton/Getty Images for BET

Hosted by actress Taraji P. Henson, the 2022 edition of the BET Awards aired on 27 June 2022 from the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles. 

Guests were treated to performances by some of the biggest names in music, such as Mariah Carey, Lil Kim, Lizzo, Chlöe Bailey, Mary J. Blige, Kirk Franklin and Sean “P Diddy” Combs - who was honoured with a Lifetime Achiever Award by surprise guest and industry friend Kanye West.

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The evening’s big winners were Silk Sonic for the categories Album of the Year and Best Group. Kendrick Lamar took home the awards for Best Male Hip Hop Artist and Video of the Year. Nigerian superstar Tems won the Best International Act and Best Collaboration awards.

The awards ceremony boasted a star-studded red carpet with appearances from the likes of Lizzo, Chlöe Bailey, Mary J. Blige, Marsai Martin, Kandi Burruss, Ari Lennox, among others.

Here’s a look at some of our favourite red carpet looks:

Lizzo in Gucci

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Lizzo attends the 2022 BET Awards.
Getty Images Aaron J. Thornton/Getty Images for BET

Ari Lennox in Nedret Taciroglu

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Ari Lennox attends the 2022 BET Awards.
Aaron J. Thornton/Getty Images for BET

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Marsai Martin in Dolce & Gabanna 

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Marsai Martin attends the 2022 BET Awards.
Getty Images Aaron J. Thornton/Getty Images for BET

Chlöe Bailey Nicolas Jebran

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 26: Chlöe attends
Chloe Bailey attends the 2022 BET Awards.
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Shauwn Mkhize in Francois Vedemme Fashion 

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 26: Dr. Shauwn Mkhi
Dr. Shauwn Mkhize attends the 2022 BET Awards.
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Doechii

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 26: Doechii attends
Doechii attends the 2022 BET Awards.
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Taraji P. Henson in Tom Ford

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 26: Host Taraji P.
Host Taraji P. Henson attends the 2022 BET Awards.
Getty Images Aaron J. Thornton/Getty Images for BET

Tamar Braxton

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 26: Tamar Braxton a
Tamar Braxton attends the 2022 BET Awards.
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Saucy Santana in Area SS22

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 26: Saucy Santana a
Saucy Santana attends the 2022 BET Awards.
Getty Images Aaron J. Thornton/Getty Images for BET

Muni Long in Carolina Herrera

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 26: Muni Long atten
Muni Long attends the 2022 BET Awards.
Getty Images Aaron J. Thornton/Getty Images for BET

Crystal Smith and Ne-Yo

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Crystal Smith and Ne-Yo attend the 2022 BET Awards.
 

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