The 2011 BET Awards took place at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, California on June 26, 2011. The awards recognized Americans in music, acting, sports, and other fields of entertainment over the past year. Actor Kevin Hart hosted the event for the first time. The show had an audience of 7.7 million.
Nicki Minaj won one of her two nominations.
Nominees and winners Edit
Best Female Hip-Hop Artist Edit
- Nicki Minaj (won)
- Lola Monroe
Coca-Cola Viewers' Choice Edit
- "Look at Me Now" – Chris Brown feat. Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes (won)
- "6 Foot 7 Foot" – Lil Wayne feat. Cory Gunz
- "My Girl" – Mindless Behavior
- "Moment 4 Life" – Nicki Minaj feat. Drake
- "What's My Name?" – Rihanna feat. Drake
- "Bottoms Up" – Trey Songz feat. Nicki Minaj