Back for its second consecutive year, The BET Social Awards returns to celebrate the best viral social media moments of 2018. The one-hour LIVE event features top influencers, celebrities, performances and award moments.
This year, the show will honor social activists with the ‘Social Movement’ and ‘Social Verified’ awards – recognizing individuals whose social initiatives consistently elevate the media landscape, bringing hope for change.
BET Social Awards will air from Atlanta on Sunday, March 3rd @ 8/7c.
Mike Epps and Kyra Robinson serve as Executive Producers.
OFFICIAL NOMINEES + CATEGORIES:
Issa Wave: Neew music artists who have made some of the biggest waves in music over the past year via social media, word of mouth, or via streaming sites/underground radio shows.
LMAO!: Some of the funniest, most innovative and popular social media comedians of the year. These entertainers have expanded the comedy landscape.
Social Hustle: Individuals who have transformed and monetized their social media game into monumental success; proving that it’s not how you start, it’s how you finish.
Stan Love: The most ride or die, loyal fan groups that support their favorite celebrity through thick and thin.
Best Celeb Follow: The celebs that shower their fans with content; giving the most exclusive front-row seat and first-hand look into their everyday life.
- Mike Epps kicks off his 30-city ‘Funny As Ish Tour’ – Feb 2nd in Baton Rouge, LA @ Raising Canes River Center Arena