BET Awards 2019: All the biggest stars

The 2019 BET Awards brought together some of the biggest stars in Hollywood on Sunday night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.

Regina Hall hosted the star-studded affair, while Album of the Year and Best Female Hip-Hop Artist winner, Cardi B, opened the show with a sultry performance of her latest song "Press."  Taraji P. Henson also joined the "Girls Trip" actress on stage to show off some epic dance moves, getting the entire crowd off their feet.

Another performance that garnered major buzz was Billy Ray Cyrus and Lil Nas X who brought their number one song "Old Town Road" to the stage -- making history as the first country song ever performed at the BET Awards.

Rihanna made an unexpected appearance to present Mary J. Blige with the Lifetime Achievement Award. The "Fenty" designer stunned in a head-to-toe leather look with auburn red locks.

Nipsey Hussle was posthumously awarded the Humanitarian Award presented by T.I. followed by an emotional tribute of speeches from his family, including his longtime girlfriend Lauren London and his two children. John Legend and D.J Khaled preformed their song dedicated to the late rapper called "Higher."

From John Legend to Ciara and more, check out the star-studded awards show in the gallery below!

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LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Rihanna speaks onstage at the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Ciara attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: John Legend attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Taraji P. Henson poses in the press room at the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Liliane Lathan/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Cardi B during the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Host Regina Hall attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Paras Griffin/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Rihanna and Billy Ray Cyrus are seen backstage at the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
Rihanna (L) presents the Lifetime Achievement Award to Mary J. Blige onstage during the 2019 BET awards at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California on June 23, 2019. (Photo by Jean-Baptiste LACROIX / AFP) (Photo credit should read JEAN-BAPTISTE LACROIX/AFP/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Taraji P. Henson (L) and Tyler Perry pose for a portrait at the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Lil Nas X (L) and Billy Ray Cyrus attend the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Lil Nas X attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Quavo, Takeoff and Offset of Migos attend the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Angela Simmons attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: La La Anthony attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Mary J. Blige attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Victor Cruz (L) Karrueche Tran attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Teyana Taylor attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: DJ Khaled attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Draya Michele attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Yara Shahidi attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Lizzo attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Paras Griffin/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Justine Skye attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Tyga attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Fantasia Barrino attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Paras Griffin/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Rick Ross attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Aaron J. Thornton/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Lena Waithe attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Meek Mill attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: T.I. speaks onstage at the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: June Ambrose attends the 2019 BET Awards on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Rodin Eckenroth/WireImage)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: H.E.R. attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Paras Griffin/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Lyric Anderson attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Paras Griffin/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Amanda Seales attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Tyler Perry attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Lil' Kim attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Ella Mai attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Paras Griffin/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Vanessa Simmons and Miles Brown attend the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Johnny Nunez/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - JUNE 23: Mike Colter attends the 2019 BET Awards at Microsoft Theater on June 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Paras Griffin/VMN19/Getty Images for BET)
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