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BET Hip Hop Awards 2012 Winners

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The 2012 BET Hip-Hop Awards have finally arrived. After a cloud of violence hung over the taping in Atlanta on Sept. 29, the show moved forward to celebrate the genre and its stars.

The BoomBox was there to witness many of the award winners give poignant speeches and artists perform touching tributes to fallen friends.

Below is a full list of winners. Check out our exclusive recap of the event here.

Reese’s Perfect Combo Award (Best Collabo)
2 Chainz feat. Drake, “No Lie”
Drake feat. Lil Wayne & Tyga, “The Motto (Remix)”
J. Cole feat. Missy Elliott, “Nobody’s Perfect”
Wale feat. Miguel, “Lotus Flower Bomb”
Kanye West feat. Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz, “Mercy” — WINNER

Lyricist of the Year
J. Cole
Jay-Z
Kendrick Lamar — WINNER
Nas
Kanye West

People’s Champ Award Presented by Verizon
2 Chainz Feat. Drake, “No Lie” — WINNER
Driicky Graham, “Snapbacks & Tattoos”
Meek Mill Feat. Rick Ross, “Ima Boss”
The Throne (Jay-Z and Kanye West) Feat. Otis Redding, “Otis”
Kanye West Feat. Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz, “Mercy”

Best Hip Hop Video
2 Chainz feat. Drake, “No Lie”
A$AP Rocky, “Goldie”
Drake feat. Lil Wayne, “HYFR” — WINNER
Wale feat. Miguel, “Lotus Flower Bomb”
Kanye feat. Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz, “Mercy”

Best Live Performer
A$AP Rocky
Drake
J. Cole
The Throne (Jay-Z and Kanye West) – WINNER
Kanye West

Video Director of the Year
A$AP Rocky & Sam Lecca
Benny Boom
Chris Robinson
Hype Williams — WINNER
Kanye West

Producer of the Year
Hit-Boy
J. Cole
J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League
No I.D.
Kanye West — WINNER

MVP of the Year
2 Chainz
J. Cole
Jay-Z
Rick Ross — WINNER
Kanye West

Track of the Year
“Cashin’ Out,” produced by DJ Spinz(Ca$h Out)
“Ima Boss,” produced by Jahlil Beats (Meek Mill feat. Rick Ross)
“N—-s in Paris,” produced by Kanye West, Hit-Boy and Mike Dean (The Throne – Jay-Z and Kanye West) — WINNER
“No Lie,” produced by Mike Will Made-It, co-produced by Marz (2 Chainz feat. Drake)
“The Motto (Remix),” produced by T-Minus (Drake feat. Lil Wayne and Tyga)

CD of the Year
Common, The Dreamer, The Believer
Drake, Take Care
J. Cole, Cole World: The Sideline Story
The Throne (Jay-Z and Kanye West), Watch The ThroneWINNER
Young Jeezy, TM: 103 Hustlerz Ambition

DJ of the Year
DJ Drama
DJ Enuff
DJ Envy
DJ Funkmaster Flex
DJ Khaled — WINNER

Rookie of the Year
2 Chainz — WINNER
A$AP Rocky
Ca$h Out
Future
Meek Mill

Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip Hop Style)
2 Chainz
A$AP Rocky
Big Sean
Nicki Minaj
Kanye West — WINNER

Best Club Banger
Ca$h Out, “Cashin’ Out” (Produced by DJ Spinz)
Drake Feat. Lil Wayne & Tyga, “The Motto (Remix)” (Produced by T-Minus)
Future, “Same Damn Time” (Produced by Sonny Digital)
The Throne (Jay-Z and Kanye West), “N—-s in Paris” (Produced by Kanye West, Hit-Boy and Mike Dean) — WINNER
Kanye West Feat. Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz, “Mercy” (Produced by Lifted with additional production by Kanye West)

Best Mixtape
A$AP Rocky, LiveLoveA$AP
Joey BadA$$, 1999
Meek Mill, Dreamchasers 2WINNER
Rick Ross, Rich Forever
Wiz Khalifa, Taylor Allderdice

Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse
2 Chainz, “Mercy” (Kanye West Feat. Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz) — WINNER
Diddy, “Same Damn Time Remix” (Future Feat. Diddy and Ludacris)
Drake, “Stay Schemin’” (Rick Ross Feat. Drake and French Montana)
Ludacris, “Same Damn Time Remix” (Future Feat. Diddy and Ludacris)
T.I., “Magic Remix” (Future Feat. T.I.)

Hustler of the Year
2 Chainz
Jay-Z — WINNER
Lil Wayne
Rick Ross
Kanye West

Impact Track
Lupe Fiasco, “Around My Way (Freedom Ain’t Free)”
Lupe Fiasco, “Bitch Bad”
Nas, “Daughters” — WINNER
The Throne (Jay-Z and Kanye West), “Murder to Excellence”

Best Hip Hop Online Site
2DopeBoyz.com
AllHipHop.com
Complex.com
HipHopDX.com
NahRight.com
RapRadar.com
WorldStarHipHop.com — WINNER


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