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Last night, the highly controversial 2012 BET Hip-Hop Awards made it’s debut last night. Despite all of the issues surrounding the event, what real fans came to see were the cyphers and the stand out performances. 

Artists like Wiz Khalifa, Juicy J, Young Jeezy, Meek Mill, Rick Ross, Kendrick Lamar, 2 Chainz, Diddy, Future, MGK, French Montana and many more all took the stage for the channel’s annual celebration of Hip-Hop for the calendar year.

You can check out all of the stand out performances from the show including the incredible tribute to Chris Lighty which included former adversaries 50 Cent and Fat Joe sharing the stage for the first time ever.

Check it all out below.


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