Earth, Wind & Fire

One of the most iconic groups ever, Earth, Wind & Fire proudly accepted the Lifetime Achievement Award. They tore up the BET Awards stage with their tribute performance of "Reasons" and "Let's Groove."

Muhammad Ali

Relentless in his fight against poverty and hunger, Muhammad Ali accepted the Humanitarian Award. Alicia Keys and Jill Scott performed like champions during the tribute to one of boxing’s greats.