Comeback kid Chris Brown was the biggest winner at last night 2011 BET Awards ceremony at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, taking home four honors.
Brown awards include best collaboration for his song Look At Me Now with Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes, best male R&B artist and video of the year.
“All my fans are everything to me,” he said, while accepting the award for male R&B artist. “I know it’s been a long road. I just appreciate every blessing that’s been put in front of me.”
Breezy was also announced as the winner of the Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award, but moments later the award was given to Rihanna, with rapper Drake collecting the trophy on her behalf. At the end of the show, host Kevin Hart announced that Chris Brown was the actual winner.
Other BET winners included Nicki Minaj and Kanye West, who were named Best Female Hip-Hop Artist and Best Male Hip-Hop Artist. Rihanna won Best Female R&B Artist.
See full list of winners below
Best Female R&B Artist: Rihanna
Best Male R&B Artist: Chris Brown
Best Female Hip-Hop Artist: Nicki Minaj
Best Male Hip-Hop Artist: Kanye West
Best Collaboration: Chris Brown feat. Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes, “Look at Me Now”
Best New Artist: Wiz Khalifa
Best Group: Diddy-Dirty Money
YoungStars Award: (tie) Jaden Smith and Willow Smith
Best Gospel: Mary Mary
Centric Award: Marsha Ambrosius
Best Actress: Taraji P. Henson
Best Actor: Idris Elba
Best Movie: For Colored Girls
Sportsman of the Year: Michael Vick
Sportswoman of the Year: Serena Williams
Best International Act (U.K.): Tinie Tempah
Best International Act (Africa): 2Face Idibia and D’Banj
Video Director of the Year: Chris Robinson
Video of the Year: Chris Brown feat. Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes, “Look at Me Now”
Viewers’ Choice: Chris Brown feat. Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes, “Look at Me Now”