“THE BET SOCIAL AWARDS” Returns Live Sunday, March 3, 2019 at 8 p.m./ 5 p.m. ET/PT
THE SECOND ANNUAL LIVE EVENT WILL CELEBRATE SOCIAL MEDIA’S BRIGHTEST STARS.
THE 2019 CATEGORIES INCLUDE “ISSA WAVE”, “LMAO!”, “STAN LOVE”, “SOCIAL HUSTLE” AND “BEST CELEB FOLLOW”.NOMINEES INCLUDE @THEBSIMONE2, @BLAMEITONKWAY, @SNOOPDOGG, @THESHIGGYSHOW, @IAMZOIE, @IAMCARDIB, @CHICKLET.HF, @ELLAMAI, @CITYGIRLS, @JAYVERSACE, @QUEENNAIJA, @WILLSMITH, @PLIES, @HAHADAVIS, @KINGJAMES AND MANY MORE.
“THE BET SOCIAL AWARDS” WILL AIR LIVE FROM
VOTING IS NOW OPEN AT BET.COM/BETSOCIALAWARDS
Voting will happen across five categories: “Issa Wave”,“LMAO!”,
“Social Hustle”, “Stan Love”, and “Best Celeb Follow”.
The 2019 nominees include
Additionally, the show will honor a social activist who uses social media as a tool to keep us informed, mobilized and hopeful for change with the “Social Movement” award; and the “Social Verified” award, which will honor an individual(s) who continuously elevates the social media landscape.
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See below for the complete list of “THE BET SOCIAL AWARDS” 2019 Official Nominees:
“Issa Wave” highlights newer music artists who have made some of the biggest waves in music over the past year via social media, word-of mouth, or by bubbling via streaming sites and underground radio shows.
This category highlights some of the funniest, most innovative, and popular social media comedians of the year. From skits, to roasting, to all out transformation into characters we love, these entertainers have expanded the landscape of comedy.
“Social Hustle” highlights individuals that have taken their social media savvy and flipped it into big success. Proving that it’s not how you start, it’s how you finish.
Oh they fan FANS! The “Stan Love” category salutes the die-hard fan
clubs that ride with their favorite celebrity through thick and thin.
These celebrities have true
1. BEYHIVE (BEYONCÉ)
2. BARBZ (NICKI MINAJ)
3. BARDIGANG (CARDI B)
4. RIHANNA NAVY (RIHANNA)
5. TEAMBREEZY (
6. TEAMDRIZZY (DRAKE)
7. LAMBS (
9. FUTUREHIVE (FUTURE)
BEST CELEB FOLLOW
Living their best lives and inviting us to experience it with a front row seat; these celebrities leave the big screen to hang out with us on our social screens. They inspire us, they make us laugh, and even sip tea with us as social media drama unfolds…even if they’re the ones in the middle of it.
2. SNOOP DOGG (@snoopdogg)
3. DIDDY (@diddy)
5. CARDI B (@iamcardib)
6. NICKI MINAJ (@nickiminaj)
8. PLIES (@plies)
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