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The BET Award for Video of the Year is given to the most popular music video released the same or previous year of the year the awards are handed out. The award is only given to the performing artist(s) or group in the video. The award is not handed out to the video directors and producers. Beyoncé currently holds the record for most wins in this category with six.

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Winners and nomineesEdit

Winners are listed first and highlighted in bold.

2000sEdit

Year Artist Video Ref
2001
Outkast "Ms. Jackson" [1]
Destiny's Child "Independent Women Part I"
Dr. Dre (feat. Snoop Dogg and Nate Dogg) "The Next Episode"
Eminem (feat. Dido) "Stan"
Janet Jackson "All for You"
2002
Busta Rhymes (feat. P. Diddy and Pharrell Williams) "Pass the Courvoisier, Part II" [2]
Aaliyah "Rock the Boat"
Missy Elliott (feat. Ludacris and Trina) "One Minute Man" (Remix)
P. Diddy, Black Rob and Mark Curry "Bad Boy for Life"
Usher "U Got It Bad"
2003
Erykah Badu (feat. Common) "Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip-Hop)" [3]
B2K "Girlfriend"
Missy Elliott "Work It"
Eminem "Lose Yourself"
Nelly "Hot in Herre"
2004
Outkast "Hey Ya!" [4]
Beyoncé (feat. Jay-Z) "Crazy in Love"
Alicia Keys "You Don't Know My Name"
Outkast (feat. Sleepy Brown) "The Way You Move"
Usher (feat. Lil' Jon and Ludacris) "Yeah!"
2005
Kanye West "Jesus Walks" [5]
Amerie "1 Thing"
Jay-Z "99 Problems"
John Legend "Ordinary People"
Snoop Dogg (feat. Pharrell Williams) "Drop It Like It's Hot"
2006
Mary J. Blige "Be Without You" [6]
Kanye West (feat. Jamie Foxx) "Gold Digger"
Beyoncé (feat. Slim Thug and Bun B) "Check on It"
Missy Elliott (feat. Ciara and Fatman Scoop) "Lose Control"
R. Kelly "Trapped in the Closet"
Busta Rhymes (feat. Papoose, Rah Digga, Missy Elliott, DMX, Mary J. Blige and Lloyd Banks) "Touch It" (Remix)
2007
Beyoncé "Irreplaceable" [7]
Akon (feat. Snoop Dogg) "I Wanna Love You"
Beyoncé and Shakira "Beautiful Liar"
Ciara "Like a Boy"
Gnarls Barkley "Crazy"
2008
UGK (feat. Outkast) "International Players Anthem (I Choose You)" [8]
Ashanti "The Way That I Love You"
Erykah Badu "Honey"
Mary J. Blige "Just Fine"
Alicia Keys "Like You'll Never See Me Again"
Kanye West (feat. T-Pain) "Good Life"
2009
Beyoncé "Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It)" [9]
Beyoncé "If I Were a Boy"
Jamie Foxx (feat. T-Pain) "Blame It"
T.I. (feat. Rihanna) "Live Your Life"
Kanye West "Heartless"

2010sEdit

Year Artist Video Ref
2010
Beyoncé (feat. Lady Gaga) "Video Phone" [10]
B.o.B (feat. Bruno Mars) "Nothin' On You"
Melanie Fiona "It Kills Me"
Jay-Z (feat. Alicia Keys) "Empire State of Mind"
Jay-Z (feat. Rihanna and Kanye West) "Run This Town"
2011
Chris Brown (feat. Busta Rhymes and Lil Wayne) "Look at Me Now" [11]
Marsha Ambrosius "Far Away"
B.o.B (feat. Hayley Williams) "Airplanes"
Keri Hilson "Pretty Girl Rock"
Willow Smith "Whip My Hair"
Kanye West (feat. Pusha T) "Runaway"
2012
Jay-Z and Kanye West (feat. Otis Redding) "Otis" [12]
Beyoncé "Countdown"
"Love on Top"
Jay-Z and Kanye West "Niggas in Paris"
Usher "Climax"
2013
Drake "Started from the Bottom" [13]
2 Chainz (feat. Drake) "No Lie"
ASAP Rocky (feat. Drake, 2 Chainz and Kendrick Lamar) "Fuckin' Problems"
Drake (feat. Lil Wayne) "HYFR (Hell Ya Fucking Right)"
Kendrick Lamar (feat. Drake) "Poetic Justice"
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis (feat. Wanz) "Thrift Shop"
Miguel "Adorn"
Rihanna "Diamonds"
Justin Timberlake (feat. Jay-Z) "Suit & Tie"
Kanye West (feat. Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz) "Mercy"
2014
Pharrell Williams "Happy" [14]
Beyoncé "Partition"
Beyoncé (feat. Jay-Z) "Drunk in Love"
Chris Brown "Fine China"
Drake "Worst Behavior"
2015
Beyoncé "7/11" [15]
Big Sean (feat. E-40) "I Don't Fuck with You"
Chris Brown (feat. Lil Wayne and Tyga) "Loyal"
Chris Brown (feat. Usher and Rick Ross) "New Flame"
Common and John Legend "Glory"
Nicki Minaj "Anaconda"
2016
Beyoncé "Formation" [16]
Drake "Hotline Bling"
Kendrick Lamar "Alright"
Rihanna (feat. Drake) "Work"
Bryson Tiller "Don't"
2017
Beyoncé "Sorry" [17]
Bruno Mars "24K Magic"
Big Sean "Bounce Back"
Migos (feat. Lil Uzi Vert) "Bad and Boujee"
Solange "Cranes in the Sky"
2018
Drake "God's Plan"
Cardi B "Bodak Yellow"
DJ Khaled (feat. Rihanna and Bryson Tiller) "Wild Thoughts"
Migos (feat. Drake) "Walk It Talk It"
Bruno Mars (feat. Cardi B) "Finesse (Remix)"
Kendrick Lamar "HUMBLE."
2019
Childish Gambino "This Is America"
21 Savage (feat. J. Cole) "A Lot"
Cardi B "Money"
Cardi B and Bruno Mars "Please Me"
Drake "Nice for What"
The Carters "Apes**t"

Multiple wins and nominationsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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