Tonight marked the return of BET’s highly anticipated ode to women of color ‘Black Girls Rock.’
Much like its ‘BET Honors’ counterpart, the event enlists some of music’s best and brightest performers to serenade and shine light on women of color who have made impacts on and in their respective personal and professional communities.
Airing moments ago, the Tracee Ellis Ross hosted showing honored R&B legend Gladys Knight, Grammy-winning hitmaker Rihanna, and so many more.
Tuck in below to see the highlights from one of entertainment’s biggest nights:
Rihanna’s acceptance speech:
Behind the Scenes: