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MC Lyte, Brandy Norwood, Yo-Yo and Queen Latifah perform at the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards held at the Atlanta Civic Center on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Atlanta (Photo by Dan Harr/Invision/AP)
T.I. performs at the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards held at the Atlanta Civic Center on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Atlanta (Photo by Dan Harr/Invision/AP)
Brandy Norwood performs at the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards held at the Atlanta Civic Center on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Atlanta (Photo by Dan Harr/Invision/AP)
Common performs at the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards held at the Atlanta Civic Center on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Atlanta (Photo by Dan Harr/Invision/AP)
Common performs at the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards held at the Atlanta Civic Center on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Atlanta (Photo by Dan Harr/Invision/AP)
Rich Homie Quan performs at the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards held at the Atlanta Civic Center on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Atlanta (Photo by Dan Harr/Invision/AP)
DJ MUstard, YG, Rich Homie Quan, Ty Dolla $ign, Nelly and Erica Ash onstage at the 2014 BET Hip Hop Awards held at the Atlanta Civic Center on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014, in Atlanta (Photo by Dan Harr/Invision/AP)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 21: French Montana, Fabolous, DJ Clue, Fly Ty and Kev attend at Opera Gardens on September 21, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Prince Williams/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Jeezy (c) and DJ Mustard (r) attend Rick Ross And Jeezy's BET Hip-Hop Awards After Party at Compound on September 20, 2014, in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/WireImage)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: (L-R) DJ Mustard, Jeezy, and YG arrive via helicopter to Rick Ross And Jeezy's BET Hip-Hop Awards After Party at Compound on September 20, 2014, in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/WireImage)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Recording artist Mila J ttends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper Couture attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Detroit Che attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper Vince Staples attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Recording artist Keyshia Cole onstage at the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper Swae Lee of Rae Sremmurd performs onstage at the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: DJ Mustard accepts award at the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper Nelly (L) and actress Erica Ash speak onstage during the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Erica Mena attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper YG attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper Bobby Shmurda attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper Big K.R.I.T. attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Migos attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Actress Erica Ash attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper Ty Dolla $ign attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper Brianna Perry attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper Yung Joc attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Reality personality Joseline Hernandez attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Lil Scrappy and his daughter attend the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Tameka 'Tiny' Harris attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Shad 'Bow Wow' Moss attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Reality personality Kandi Burruss attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Recording artist NeYo attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper Lil Mama attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper Busta Rhymes attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper 2 Chainz attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Actress Wendy Raquel Robinson attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper French Montana attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Reality Star Stevie J attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper Yo Gotti attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: DJ Drama attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Rapper MC Lyte attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Clifford 'T.I' Harris attends the BET Hip Hop Awards 2014 at Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 20, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Paras Griffin/FilmMagic)
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BET has finally released their list of the 2014 Hip Hop Awards winners.

Stars made their way to Atlanta on September 20th, but fans had to wait until Tuesday to see what went down. In another uncharacteristic move by an awards show, BET released the whole list of winners prior to airing the event on television.

Looks like they was banking on performances than the element of surprise to get ratings. T.I., Common, YG, TY Dolla $ign, Rae Sremmurd, Migos, Rich Homie Quan, DJ Mustard, Vince Staples, Bobby Shmurda, Jay Electronica, DJ Premier all took the stage in a mixture of perennial favorites and up-and-coming superstars. Queen Latifah, Brandy, MC Lyte and Yo-Yo delighted fans with a reprisal of their hit "I Wanna Be Down" remix 20 years after it came out in 1994.


24-year-old DJ Mustard snagged the coveted MVP of the Year title as well as Producer of the Year and DJ of the Year. He was the producer behind hits such as 2 Chainz' "I'm Different,' Tyga's "Rack City" and "No Mediocre", by T.I. Drake also walked away a winner with four new honors to add to his resume.

Here is the full list of 2014 BET Hip Hop Music Awards:

Album of the Year: Drake – Nothing Was the Same
Best Club Banger: Future
Best Collabo, Duo, or Group: YG featuring Jeezy and Rich Homie Quan, "My Ni**a"
Best Hip Hop Online: WorldStarHipHop
Best Hip Hop Video: Drake, "Worst Behavior"
Best Live Performer: Kayne West
Best Mixtape: Wiz Khalifa, 28 Grams
DJ of the Year: DJ Mustard
Hustler of the Year: Dr. Dre
Impact Track: Common featuring Vince Staples, "Kingdom"
Lyricist of the Year: Kendrick Lamar
Made You Look Award: Nicki Minaj
MVP of the Year: DJ Mustard
People's Champ Award: Drake, "Worst Behavior"
Producer of the Year: DJ Mustard
Sweet 16 - Best Feature Verse: Kendrick Lamar, "Control"
Track of the Year: YG featuring Jeezy and Rich Homie Quan, "My Ni**a"
Video Director of the Year: Hype Williams
Who Blew Up Award: Iggy Azalea

Check out BET's website for the full list of nominees to see who got slighted.

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