It was 2001 when the first annual BET Awards took place at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas. Surprisingly, that was nearly 20 years ago!
Since its inception, celebrities from the worlds of music, acting, and sports have blessed the star-studded event dressed in their best fashions.
As we gear up to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the BET Awards (virtually on Sunday, June 28, 2020 at 8pm est), we've decided to highlight some of the most memorable fashion moments spotted on the BET Awards red carpet over the last 19 years.
From the years of graffiti print to LGBT-inspired dresses, keep scrolling to see a timeline of the most unforgettable looks captured at the BET awards!
(Photos: Philip Ramey/Corbis via Getty Images, Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic, Allen Berezovsky/WireImage)