The Best BET Hip-Hop Awards Fashion Moments From The Past 13 Years

BET Hip-Hop Awards - Monica,Plies, Lil Mama, Soulja Boy

The Best BET Hip-Hop Awards Fashion Moments From The Past 13 Years

From 2006-2018, these stars stormed the carpet in major style.

Published October 4th

Written by Tira Urquhart

In 2006, the very first BET Hip-Hop awards made it's debut in Atlanta. Showing up dressed in the best gear, all your faves were in attendance rocking the biggest diamond chains you could imagine. Some even attempted to blind us with their iced-out grillz.

In honor of the 2019 Hip-hop Awards kicking off this weekend, we are taking a trip down memory lane to see some of the most memorable fashion moments yet!

From Monica attending the first awards donning a leopard trench dress to Soulja Boy walking the carpet with ALL his bling, here are 21 of the most show-stopping moments to date! 

  1. 2006: Monica attended the first Hip-hop awards wearing a leopard trench dress and oversized patent belt.
    ATLANTA, GA - NOVEMBER 12:  R & B singer, Monica, arrives at the BET Hip Hop awards November 12, 2006 in Atlanta, Georgia  (Photo by Annette Brown/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Annette Brown/Getty Images)
  2. 2007: LAUREN LONDON kept is classy in all black.
    ATLANTA - OCTOBER 13:  Actress Katt Williams arrives to the BET Hip Hop Awards 2007 at the Atlanta Civic Center on October 13, 2007 in Atlanta, GA.  (Photo by Ben Rose/WireImage)
    (Photo: Ben Rose/WireImage)
  3. 2008: PLIES kept his style simple while letting his diamonds make a statement.
    ATLANTA - OCTOBER 18:  Plies attends the 2008 BET Hip Hop Awards at the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on October 18, 2008 in Atlanta.  (Photo by Johnny Nunez/WireImage)
    (Photo: Prince Williams/WireImage)
  4. 2008: JUELZ SANTANA stepped onto the carpet in A burgundy leather jacket and a Louis Vuitton scarf.
    ATLANTA - OCTOBER 18:  Juelz Santana attends the 2008 BET Hip Hop Awards at the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on October 18, 2008 in Atlanta.  (Photo by Johnny Nunez/WireImage)
    (Photo: Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET)
  5. 2009: Toya And Tiny were twinning in all black 'fits.
    <<attends>> the BET Hip Hop Awards '09 at the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on October 10, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia.
    (Photo: Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET)
  6. 2010: SOULJA BOY was Dripping in colorful Jewels.
    ATLANTA - OCTOBER 02: Soulja Boy attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2010 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on October 2, 2010 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Prince Williams/WireImage)
    (Photo:Prince Williams/WireImage)
  7. 2010: NICKI MINAJ was setting trends with neon make-up and black cut-out leggings.
    ATLANTA - OCTOBER 10:  Nicki Minaj attends the BET Hip Hop Awards '09 at the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on October 10, 2009 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Johnny Nunez/WireImage)  *** Local Caption ***
    (Photo: Prince Williams/WireImage)
  8. 2013: Floyd Mayweather was Decked out in Versace.
    attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2013 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 28, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.
    (Photo: Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET)
  9. 2013: NELLY is stunting in black and yellow with a bit of ice.
    attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2013 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 28, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia.
    (Photo: Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET)
  10. 2014: TWO CHAINZ was dripping in versace head-to-toe.
    attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 presented by Sprite at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.
    (Photo: Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET)
  11. 2014: LIL MAMA Looked chic in a white-and-black one shoulder dress pants combo.
    attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 presented by Sprite at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.
    (Photo: Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET)
  12. 2015: TRAVIS SCOTT was kept it cool in Supreme and Air Jordan 4's.
    attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2015 presented by Sprite at Atlanta Civic Center on October 9, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.
    (Photo:Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET Networks)
  13. 2016: THE MIGOS were decked out in designer gear for their first Hip-hop Award appearance.
    attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2016 Green Carpet at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center on September 17, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia.
    (Photo: Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET Networks)
  14. 2016: Lil Uzi Vert sported rainbow dreads to compliment his rock-star 'fit.
    attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2016 Green Carpet at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center on September 17, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia.
    (Photo: Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET Networks)
  15. 2016: LIL YACHTY accessorized his cashmere sweater with gold and diamond chains.
    attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2016 Green Carpet at Cobb Energy Performing Arts Center on September 17, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia.
    (Photo: Bennett Raglin/BET/Getty Images for BET Networks)
  16. 2017: CARDI B sparkled and shined in a silver beaded gown.
    <<enter caption here>> on October 6, 2017 in Miami Beach, Florida.
    (Photo: Prince Williams/Wireimage)
  17. 2017: REGINAE CARTER kept it cute with a bralette and denim.
    <<enter caption here>> on October 6, 2017 in Miami Beach, Florida.
    (Photo: Prince Williams/Wireimage)
  18. 2018: Young M.A was all smiles as she rocked a Valentino t-shirt.
    US rapper Young MA arrives at the BET Hip Hop Awards 2018 at Fillmore Miami Beach on October 6, 2018 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Gaston De Cardenas / AFP)        (Photo credit should read GASTON DE CARDENAS/AFP/Getty Images)
    (Photo: Prince Williams/Wireimage)
  19. 2018: Christian Combs was stylish and bold as he sported a neon look with a murse.
    MIAMI BEACH, FL - OCTOBER 06: Christian Combs arrives at the BET Hip Hop Awards 2018 at Fillmore Miami Beach on October 6, 2018 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Prince Williams/Wireimage)
  20. 2018: KEYSHIA KA'OIR AND GUCCI MANE were decked out in vibrant hues.
    MIAMI BEACH, FL - OCTOBER 06: Keyshia Ka'oir and Gucci Mane arrive at the BET Hip Hop Awards 2018 at Fillmore Miami Beach on October 6, 2018 in Miami Beach, Florida. (Photo by Prince Williams/Wireimage)
    (Photo: Prince Williams/Wireimage)
  21. 2018: CITY GIRLS' KARESHA had a major moment in this burgundy beaded mini dress.
    MIAMI BEACH, FL - OCTOBER 06:  Yung Miami arrives to the BET Hip Hop Awards at the Fillmore Miami Beach on October 6, 2018 in Miami Beach, Florida.  (Photo by Aaron J. Thornton/FilmMagic)
    (Photo: Prince Williams/Wireimage)

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