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Stonebwoy loses out on second BET award at this year's ceremony

Stonebwoy loses out on second BET award at this year's ceremony

Starboy music boss, Wizkid has been announced the victor of the "Best International Act: Africa" category at the BET Awards 2017. Those who don't want to watch the award show on television have several options to choose from when it comes to viewing this year's ceremony. The network has two live streams planned for Sunday - a red carpet preshow starting at 6 p.m. and a ceremony stream starting at 8 p.m. Viewers can also live stream the event on BET.com and YouTube.

At last year's edition of the BET Awards, Beyonce won Video of the Year for "Formation", the first track from her hit album "Lemonade".

As for the performances, Bruno Mars, DJ Khaled, Big Sean, A$AP Rocky, Lil Wayne, Mary J. Blige and Trey Songz are expected to perform.

Singer and humanitarian Yvonne Chaka Chaka and social activist Ilwad Elman would also awarded with International Global Good Star and Power Awards.

Meanwhile, New Edition will receive the lifetime achievement award. Among her rivals in that race is her sister Solange who is nominated for "Cranes in the Sky".

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Some of the most anticipated awards of the night include album of the year, best female hip hop artist, video of the year and best male hip hop artist.

The 2017 BET Awards will air Sunday at 8 p.m. EDT on BET.

The "One Dance" crooner who is now having the time of his life with the traction he has been gaining in the global music scene, also bagged seven nominations for 2017 Billboard Music Awards, won three Billboard awards and won an award for writing Drake's "One Dance".

Another exciting year and the 17th BET Awards are sure to entertain and enthrall viewers.

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