BET is one of the awards every artiste in the country is aiming at to achieve. Though the main achievement every artiste in Ghana is aiming at is the Grammy award. Most Ghanaian artists have gotten the chance to be nominated for the BET awards the likes of Kwesi Arthur, Sarkodie, Stonebwoy among others. The BET is known in Africa to have been dominated by Nigerian artists and few South Africans and Ghana.
The competition is always tough when artists get nominated for such award because most countries having a higher population get advantage over others when it comes to voting. But two Ghanaian artists have made their way through to win such awards.
Sarkodie in 2012 won the first BET award for Ghana as Best African Act/Best International Act along side Wizkid. In 2015, the 'Bhim Nation' president Stonebwoy also came in massively to win Best International Act Award.
Based on Best African Act/Best International Act award winners in BET are;
2011- D'banj and 2Baba (Nigeria), 2012 - Wizkid (Nigeria) and Sarkodie (Ghana), 2013 - Ice Price (Nigeria), 2014- Davido (Nigeria), 2015 - Stonebwoy (Ghana), 2016 - Black Coffee (South Africa), 2017 - Wizkid.
BET Best International Act
2018 - Davido (Nigeria), 2019 - Burna Boy (Nigeria), 2020 - Burna Boy (Nigeria), 2021 - Burna Boy (Nigeria). The current BET International Act has been won by another Nigerian act, Tem.
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