Proving that sometimes you can call it a comeback, Ma had not won the award since 2005.
The former first lady introduced Chance the Rapper, who received the show's Humanitarian Award.
'Who Can I Run To?' just got a kickass 2017 update.
Rapper Changmo is nominated for a 2017 BET Award in the Best International Viewers Choice category.
The Purple One's former protege and lover, singer-musician Sheila E., recounted her powerful tribute performance to Billboard.
Artists like Sheila E., Janelle Monae and Jennifer Hudson paid tribute to the late icon with a number of electrifying cover performances throughout the award ceremony.
Queen Bey shocked attendees and viewers when she opened the 2016 BET Awards with 'Freedom,' joined by Kendrick Lamar.
Find out who won during this year's BET Awards.
Check out looks from Alicia Keys, Janelle Monae, DJ Khaled and more.
The green carpet arrivals at the 2015 BET Hip Hop Awards did not disappoint as your favorite rappers and singers donned their most fashionable threads for the 10th annual event.