The 2016 BET Hip-Hop Awards took over Atlanta’s Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre back in September. Hosted by DJ Khaled, the eleventh annual show made its network premiere on Tuesday (Oct. 4), and started off with a bang. ATL’s own Gucci Mane, showing off his new slim physique, kicked off the show with his Mike WiLL Made-It produced single “First Day Out Tha Feds.” The set soon turned into a medley as Travi$ Scott joined GuWop for “Last Time” before being joined by Young Thug and Quavo for “Pick Up the Phone.”
Performer’s at this year’s event included a mix of old school & new school rappers withYoung Thug, Desiigner, Gucci Mane, T.I., Lil Uzi Vert, Lil Yachty, Isaiah Rashad, 21 Savage, Desiigner, D.R.A.M., Dae Dae, Young M.A and more all taking the stage.
Check out all of the performances below.
Gucci Mane, Travi$ Scott, Young Thug & Quavo – “First Day Out Tha Feds,” “Last Time,” “Pick Up the Phone”
DJ Khaled & Betty Wright – “Holy Key”
Dae Dae, Lil’ Yachty, D.R.A.M. – “Wat U Mean,” “1 Night” and “Broccoli”
Big K.R.I.T. – “Might Not Be Ok”
O.T. Genasis – “Cut It”
Young M.A. – “OOOUUU”
Lil Uzi Vert, 21 Savage & Isaiah Rashad
T.I. – “We Will Not”
Desiigner – “Timmy Turner”