The 2020 BET Awards ceremony was held virtually due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Megan Thee Stallion received an award for Best Female .
“Oh my God, I probably recorded this video like 10 times. It feels so crazy doing this from my house,” she said. “I used to watch the BET Awards all the time thinking, ‘One day that’s going to be me going up there accepting my award’ — and now it is.”
— BET (@BET) June 29, 2020
Megan”s performance was set in the middle of the desert which set design look like of the 2015 movieMad Max. The BET Awards was a platform for an extension of the voices of Black people protesting in the streets about the inequalities Black people face daily, as artists used their performances to highlight the Black Lives Matter movement, civil rights and the lives of those lost because of police officers, including George Floyd.