WATCH: Miami Superstar Tributes, Fire Cyphers and More BET Hip Hop Awards Dopeness

By Sameer Rao Oct 11, 2017

A who’s who of hip-hop veterans and newcomers descended on Miami Beach, Florida, for the 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards, which aired last night (October 10). 

Arab-American producer and perennial Miami music champion DJ Khaled hosted last night’s ceremony and concert, which, like previous ceremonies, included live performances and pre-taped freestyle cyphers.

Here are just a few of the highlights from last night’s show:

Miami rap superstars Trina, DJ Khaled, Trick Daddy and more pay tribute to Uncle Luke of 2 Live Crew: 

BET revisits the fashion that defined hip-hop style during the 1980s: 

Ball Greezy, Zoey Dollaz and more young Miami rappers drop their best during one of the evening’s pre-taped cyphers:

Houston vet Bun B discusses relief efforts for Hurricane Harvey survivors:

Fat Joe, Belly and Cyhi The Prynce tear up their own cypher: 

Cardi B lights the stage with her 2017 hit "Bodak Yellow": 

Eminem blasts Donald Trump and his supporters: 

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