BET Best International Act Winners list is here. The BET Award for Best International Act is an award given to honor the outstanding achievements of international artists from Africa every year.
Though BET Awards was introduced in 2001 Africa was only incorporated 10 years later in 2011. D’banj and 2baba both Nigerian artist won the inaugural Best International Act.
Wizkid and Davido, however, hold the record for most wins in this category with two apiece. While among other African countries South Africa and Tanzania have had nominations since 2011 Zambia has had none musical artists showing appearance.
It is also worth noting that Wizkid has had 4 nominations 2017,2016,2015 and 2012 representing the highest and 3 nominations have gone to Davido, AKA, and Sarkodie.
What Cash Money Is Won At BET Awards?
There is no money won apart from the trophy and ceremonies. However, the BET Awards, either nomination or subsequent winner, is an uproar concoction of resume notch and greater achievements. It raises the price stake of the artist and winner and encourages higher earnings to the performer.
When the Best International Act was introduced it fell into the category of Best International Act: Africa. But after 2017 it was changed to Global Category and Davido was the first recipient in 2018 to be followed by Burna Boy in 2019 who outwit;
Aya Nakamura (France)
AKA (South Africa)
Giggs (UK) and
Mr Eazi (Nigeria)
BET Best International Act Winners
BET Best International Act Global Category Winners
2019: Burna Boy
BET Best International Act Africa Winners
2017: Wizkid – Nigeria
2016: Black Coffee South Africa
2015: Stonebwoy Ghana
2014: Davido Nigeria
2013: Ice Prince Nigeria
2012: Wizkid and Sarkodie Nigeria and Ghana
2011: D’banj and 2baba Both Nigeria