The BET Hip-Hop Awards pay homage to the rappers, producers, executives and trendsetters who have made a name for themselves in the music industry. Rolling out magazine and Hip-Hop OnDemand are providing up-to-the-minute photos on the black carpet. –amir shaw

















A.R. Shaw

A.R. Shaw is an author and journalist who documents culture, politics, and entertainment. He has covered The Obama White House, the summer Olympics in London, and currently serves as Lifestyle Editor for Rolling Out magazine. Follow his journey on Twitter @arshaw and Instagram @arshaw23.