The BET Lifetime Achievement Award honors those who have not only shaped the culture but those who have been leaders in elevating the industry in an impactful way. Sean “Diddy” Combs has always been a pioneering force, breaking barriers, achieving unprecedented heights, blazing new trails, and raising the bar for all artists.
A star studded performance took place on the stage at the Microsoft Theater in honor of Diddy which included Jodeci, Mary J. Blige, Shyne, The LOX, Lil Kim, Busta Rhymes, Bryson Tiller (the new single ‘Gotta Move On‘), and even the voice of Kim Porter. A special guest appearances by Jay-Z was aired in a pre-taped video to honor Diddy and his impact.
None other than Kanye West and Babyface presented Combs with the honor while the end of the performance was an In Memoriam video montage with visuals of Kim Porter, The Notorious B.I.G., Andre Harrell, Craig Mack, Heavy D, and Black Rob.