Kanye West, Halle Berry And Alicia Keys Big Winners At The BET Awards
Posted on Wed Jun 25, 2008 11:29 AM PDT

Halle Berry KWEST090904_001_X17.jpg LOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Kanye West, Alicia Keys and Halle Berry were the big winners at the Black Entertainment Television Awards in Los Angeles Tuesday night.

West took home two awards for both best male hip hop artist and best collaboration for his single "Good Life," while Missy Elliott won best female hip hop artist. Chris Brown took home the best male R&B artist award and Grammy winner Alicia Keys snagged the best female R&B artist award.

West brought rapper Lil Wayne onstage when he accepted his award for best male hip hop artist, and praised his fellow nominee for being his biggest competition. Lil Wayne did the same for West when he accepted the viewers' choice award for "Lollipop."

Academy Award-winning actress Halle Berry won the best actress award, and fellow Oscar-winner Denzel Washington took home the best actor award.

D.L. Hughley hosted the ceremony and performers included Usher, Keyshia Cole, Rihanna, Kanye West and Young Jeezy.