BET Awards Draw 3.7 Million Viewers Across BET, CBS and BET Her

CBS had more than half of those


The 2020 BET Awards drew 3.7 million total viewers across the BET, CBS and BET Her simulcast. More than half of those came from CBS.

“For 20 years, the ‘BET Awards’ has stood as the ultimate celebration of Black Culture on television.  With all that is happening in 2020, it was crucial now more-than-ever to deliver an unforgettable show filled with powerful artistry, ingenious innovation, and compelling social commentary,” said Scott Mills, president of BET.  “We are incredibly grateful to the amazing artists, and our extraordinary executive producers, Connie Orlando and Jesse Collins, who partnered to create a celebration, unlike any other, that so powerfully reflects the heart, mind, and soul of Black Culture and Black America at this critical moment in history.”

Amanda Seales hosted the virtual ceremony, which featured performances by Alicia Keys, Anderson .Paak  Black Thought, Chloe X Halle, Chuck D, DaBaby, D Smoke, Flavor Flav, Jahi, Jay Rock, Jennifer Hudson, John Legend,, Megan Thee Stallion, Nas, Questlove, Rapsody, Roddy Ricch, SiR, Summer Walker, Usher, YG and others.

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