Bet Awards '20: See All The Wildest Accessories In The History Of The BET Awards

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Bet Awards '20: See All The Wildest Accessories In The History Of The BET Awards

From bling to berets, see which stars wore the best accessories.

Published June 5th

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 the beginning, celebrities from the worlds of music, acting, and sports have blessed the star-studded event dressed in their best fashions.

You know what they say: accessories can make or break the outfit.

So, as we gear up to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the BET Awards (virtually on Sunday, June 28, 2020, at 8 pm est), we've decided to highlight some of the best accessories spotted on the BET Awards red carpet over the last 19 years.

Take a look at the hottest accessories spotted at the BET Awards!

  1. 2019: Lizzo made a statement in her wooden inspired House of Holland dress with the matching beret.
    LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Lizzo attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
    (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
  2. 2019: Lil Nas X gave us western vibes with his traditional cowboy hat.
    LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Lil Nas X poses for a portrait at the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
    (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
  3. 2019: Megan Thee Stallion's Gold body chain and booties were perfect to pull her goddess inspired look together.
    LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Megan Thee Stallion attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
    (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for BET)
  4. 2018: Leomie Anderson was simply perfect with her lavender button-down boots to match her mini dress.
    attends the 2018 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 24, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.
  5. 2018: Janelle Monae paid homage to the LGBTQ+ community with not only her gown but with studded handbag and matching rings.
    onstage at the 2018 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 24, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.
  6. 2018: Two Chainz was dapper on the carpet wearing Gucci accessories and shoes to match his Dapper Dan x Gucci suit.
    LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 24: 2 Chainz arrives to the 2018 BET Awards held at Microsoft Theater on June 24, 2018 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Prince Williams/Getty Images)
    (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
  7. 2018: Lil Uzi Vert always makes a statement with his accessories. His sneakers, bag, and shades are fire!
    attends the 2018 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 24, 2018 in Los Angeles, California.
  8. 2015: Zendaya sparkled and shines with her studded heels to match her mini dress.
    LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 28:  Zendaya attends the 2015 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater on June 28, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Jason LaVeris/FilmMagic)
  9. 2015: Tracee Ellis Ross made quite a statement with her stunning gold accessories.
    LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 28: Actress Tracee Ellis Ross arrived at the BET & Make A Wish Foundation Recipients BET Experience At LA. Live Red Carpet arrivals - Weekend Events on June 28, 2015 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Leon Bennett/WireImage)
  10. 2009: Beyoncé looked gorgeous wearing a pair of large emerald green earrings.
    attends Debra L. Lee's 7th annual VIP pre BET dinner event at Milk Studios on June 29, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.
  11. 2009: Cassie Stunned on the carpet with her biker glove and silver bracelets to match her black dress.
    LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 28: Cassie attends 2009 BET Awards - Red Carpet at The Shrine Auditorium on June 28, 2009 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by ANDREAS BRANCH/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
  12. 2008: Soulja Boy Was swaggy with his studded gucci shades and matching accessories.
    LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 24:  Rapper Soulja Boy arrives to the 2008 BET Awards at the Shrine Auditorium on June 24, 2008 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Maury Phillips/WireImage)
  13. 2007: Beyoncé wowed us on the carpet with her metal corset belt to cinch her waist perfectly.
    Beyonce (Photo by Lester Cohen/WireImage for BET Network)
  14. 2004: Bootsy Collins and His wife matched in snake print but his hat, sunglasses and studded boots were the highlight of his look!
    Bootsy Collins and guest during 4th Annual BET Awards - Arrivals at Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, California, United States. (Photo by Jean-Paul Aussenard/WireImage for BET Network)
  15. 2003:Lil Kim served mermaid vibes with her turquoise tropical print belt and matching ankle bracelet.
    Lil' Kim during The 3rd Annual BET Awards - Arrivals at The Kodak Theater in Hollywood, California, United States. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/WireImage for BET Entertainment)
  16. 2002: Trina Bedazzled on the carpet with her over-the-knee graffiti boots to match her dress.
    Trina during The 2nd Annual BET Awards - Arrivals at The Kodak Theater in Hollywood, California, United States. (Photo by SGranitz/WireImage)
    (Photo by SGranitz/WireImage)
  17. 2002: Janet Jackson wowed up with a diamond belly ring and belly chain.
    Presenter Janet Jackson during The 2nd Annual BET Awards - Gallery at The Kodak Theater in Hollywood, California, United States. (Photo by L. Cohen/WireImage)

Written by Tira Urquhart

(Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images for BET, Photo by Prince Williams/Getty Images)

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