Kelly got the desired attention as the queen of the ceremony, no doubts. She was among the top celebrities who graced the event with their presence in honor of every black woman in the entertainment industry.
The Dilemma singer was honored with a Rock Star Award.
Rihanna didn’t look bad either. She showed class and style in her fur coat as she put up a daring leggy display for the cameras with all smiles.
BET will premiere the special on April 5 (8 p.m. ET).
The Grammy Award-winning Rihanna received her award alongside; Shonda Rhimes (Shot Caller Award), Gladys Knight (Living Legend Award), Danai Gurira (Star Power Award), Amandla Stenberg (Young, Gifted and Black Award) and Black Lives Matter founders Patrisse Cullors, Alicia Garza and Opal Tometi.
Actress Tracee Ellis Ross was the host at the event created by Founder / CEO Beverly Bond.
BET is celebrating its 10th anniversary as a movement.