Tanzanian Superstar Diamond Platnumz had the opportunity to share, network and exchange ideas with some of the biggest international Celebrities - Celebrities he has admired since he was a little boy.
Well, he didn’t win any award at the BET, but had his moments too, sharing the BET Award’s Red Carpet with Nelly and big names in music world was such a great opportunity he believes, a chance that will reinforce his beliefs and trusts though his music career.
Diamond, who was nominated in the Best International Act - Africa, an award his close friend Davido from Nigeria took home on Sunday at the Nokia Theatre, Los Angeles. Other Africa nominees in the same category were Mafikizolo (South Africa), Sarkodie (Ghana), Tiwa Savage (Nigeria) and Toofan from Togo.
Some of other Africa winners include Adeleke (UK) and Nigerian born actor Chiwetel Ejiofor but not without the Kenya’s actress, Lupita Nyong’o taking home the Best Actress beating Angela Bassett, Gabrielle Union, Kelly Washington and Oprah Winfrey.
The pop superstar Beyoncé was the winner of the night, scooping three awards.
Check out the full List of the BET Award winners below:.
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist Beyoncé (WINNER)
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
Pharrell Williams (WINNER)
Best Collaboration Beyoncé f/ JAY Z – “Drunk In Love” (WINNER)
August Alsina f/ Trinidad Jame$ – “I Luv This”
Drake f/ Majid Jordan – “Hold On (We’re Going Home)”
JAY Z f/ Justin Timberlake – “Holy Grail”
Robin Thicke f/ T.I. & Pharrell Williams – “Blurred Lines”
YG f/ Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan – “My Hitta”
PHOTOS ‘Pulp Fiction,’ ‘Thelma & Louise’ Stars Reunite
Best Movie 12 Years a Slave (WINNER)
The Best Man Holiday
Kevin Hart: Let Me Explain
Lee Daniels’ The Butler
Best Actress Lupita Nyong’o (WINNER)
Best Actor Chiwetel Ejiofor (WINNER)
Michael B. Jordan
Video of the Year Pharrell Williams – “Happy” (WINNER)
Beyoncé – “Partition”
Beyoncé f/ JAY Z – “Drunk In Love”
Chris Brown – “Fine China”
Drake – “Worst Behavior”
Best Male Hip Hop Artist Drake (WINNER)
Best Female Hip Hop Artist Nicki Minaj (WINNER)
Best Group Young Money (WINNER)
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Subway Sportsman of the Year Kevin Durant (WINNER)
Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Subway Sportswoman of the Year Serena Williams (WINNER)
Best Gospel Artist Tamela Mann (WINNER)
Best New Artist August Alsina (WINNER)
Rich Homie Quan
YoungStars Award KeKe Palmer (WINNER)
Centric Award Jhené Aiko – “The Worst” (WINNER)
Aloe Blacc – “The Man”
Jennifer Hudson f/ T.I. – “I Can’t Describe (The Way I Feel)”
LiV Warfield – “Why Do You Lie?”
Wale f/ Sam Dew – “LoveHate Thing”
Best International Act: UK Krept & Konan (WINNER)
Video Director of the Year Hype Williams (WINNER)
Best International Act: Africa Davido (Nigeria) (WINNER)
Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)
Mafikizolo (South Africa)
Tiwa Savage (Nigeria)