The biggest stars of the biggest genre in music are being celebrated at the 2023 BET Hip Hop Awards. On Tuesday night (October 10th), Hip Hop celebrates 50 years with this year's awards streaming from a pre-recorded ceremony hosted by Fat Joe that took place in Atlanta, GA on October 3rd.
To honor the past year in Hip Hop music, a voting academy of esteemed music industry insiders has selected artists across 17 categories who have contributed to the genre in 2023. Artists with the most nominations include Cardi B and 21 Savage who both have 12 nods each including "Hustler of the Year" and "Hip Hop Artist of the Year." In addition to awards, the night will also include performances from the likes of DaBaby, Fivio Foreign, GloRilla, and Sexyy Red. In celebration of Hip-Hop's 50th anniversary, DJs and producers will be honored in a special performance featuring Kid Capri, Kool DJ Red Alert, Scott Storch, Spinderella, and more. There will also be a grand reunion during the So So Def 30th anniversary tribute set featuring Jermaine Dupri, Bow Wow, Da Brat, Dem Franchize Boyz, Ludacris, and more.
Before stars like GloRilla, Sexyy Red, NLE Choppa, DaBaby, and more headed into Atlanta's Cobb Energy Center, they showed off their best looks on the red carpet. Keep scrolling to see all of the unforgettable looks from the 2023 BET Hip Hop Awards red carpet!