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Cissy Houston performs during the in memoriam to (Credit: AP)

Cissy Houston performs during the in memoriam to her daughter Whitney Houston at the BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

BET Awards 2012

Enjoy the highlights of the BET Awards held in Los Angeles on July 1, 2012.

Singer Beyonce, rappers Jay-Z and Kanye West and
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Singer Beyonce, rappers Jay-Z and Kanye West and television personality Kim Kardashian attend the 2012 BET Awards at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Singer Chris Brown performs onstage during the 2012
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Singer Chris Brown performs onstage during the 2012 BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Singer Mariah Carey attends the 2012 BET Awards
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Singer Mariah Carey attends the 2012 BET Awards in Los Angeles on July 1, 2012.

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Singer Beyonce accepts the award for Best Female
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Singer Beyonce accepts the award for Best Female R&B Artist onstage during the 2012 BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

Singer Nicki Minaj and Busta Rhymes attend the
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Singer Nicki Minaj and Busta Rhymes attend the 2012 BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

From left, singer Beyonce, rappers Jay-Z and Kanye
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From left, singer Beyonce, rappers Jay-Z and Kanye West and television personality Kim Kardashian sit together at the 2012 BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

Television personality Kim Kardashian, left, and rapper Nicki
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Television personality Kim Kardashian, left, and rapper Nicki Minaj attend the 2012 BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

Recording artists Kanye West, left, and Jay-Z accept
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Recording artists Kanye West, left, and Jay-Z accept the Best Group Award onstage during the 2012 BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

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From left, Whitney Houston's
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From left, Whitney Houston's "Waiting to Exhale" co-stars, Angela Bassett, Lela Rochon, and Loretta Devine speak during her memorial at the BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

Monica performs during the memoriam for Whitney Houston
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Monica performs during the memoriam for Whitney Houston at the BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

Chaka Khan performs during the memoriam for Whitney
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Chaka Khan performs during the memoriam for Whitney Houston at the BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

Mariah Carey pauses as she makes a speech
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Mariah Carey pauses as she makes a speech during the in memoriam to Whitney Houston at the BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

Brandy performs during the in memoriam for Whitney
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Brandy performs during the in memoriam for Whitney Houston at the BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

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Cissy Houston performs during the in memoriam to
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Cissy Houston performs during the in memoriam to her daughter Whitney Houston at the BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

TV Personalities Terrence J, left, and Rocsi Diaz
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TV Personalities Terrence J, left, and Rocsi Diaz attend the 2012 BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

Former Destiny's Child member Michelle Williams arrives at
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Former Destiny's Child member Michelle Williams arrives at the 2012 BET Awards at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Tony Rock appears on stage at the BET
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Tony Rock appears on stage at the BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

Busta Rhymes, left, presents Nicki Minaj with the
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Busta Rhymes, left, presents Nicki Minaj with the award for best female hip-hop artist at the BET Awards. (July 1, 2012)

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Cedric the Entertainer appears on stage at the
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Cedric the Entertainer appears on stage at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Kanye West performs at the BET Awards in
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Kanye West performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Nicki Minaj performs at the BET Awards in
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Nicki Minaj performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Kevin Hart accepts the award for best actor
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Kevin Hart accepts the award for best actor at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Chris Brown accepts the award for best male
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Chris Brown accepts the award for best male R&B at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

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Usher performs at the BET Awards in Los
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Usher performs at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Meagan Good arrives at the BET Awards in
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Meagan Good arrives at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Taraji P. Henson arrives at the BET Awards
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Taraji P. Henson arrives at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Angela Bassett arrives at the BET Awards in
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Angela Bassett arrives at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

The Rev. Al Sharpton arrives at the BET
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The Rev. Al Sharpton arrives at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

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Willow Smith, left, and Jaden Smith arrive at
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Willow Smith, left, and Jaden Smith arrive at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Selita Ebanks arrives at the BET Awards in
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Selita Ebanks arrives at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Monica at the BET Awards in Los Angeles.
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Monica at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Kerry Washington arrives at the BET Awards in
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Kerry Washington arrives at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Regina King arrives at the BET Awards in
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Regina King arrives at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

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Samuel L. Jackson arrives at the BET Awards
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Samuel L. Jackson arrives at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

La La Anthony arrives at the BET Awards
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La La Anthony arrives at the BET Awards in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

Tatyana Ali arrives at the BET Awards in
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Tatyana Ali arrives at the BET Awards in Los Angeles.(July 1, 2012)

Cissy Houston performs onstage during the 2012 BET
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Cissy Houston performs onstage during the 2012 BET Awards at The Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. (July 1, 2012)

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