The most monumental occasions in hip hop took place last night honoring all of hip hop’s best!

Cardi B stole the show taking home four awards while XXXTentacion took new hip hop artist.

Check out the complete list of winners from the 2018 Hip Hop Awards below!

Best Hip-Hop Video

Cardi B, “I Like It” feat. Bad Bunny & J Balvin

Drake, “God’s Plan”

Migos, “Walk It Talk It” Feat. Drake

Kendrick Lamar, “Loyalty” feat. Rihanna

WINNER: Childish Gambino, “This is America”

Hot Ticket Performer

Childish Gambino

Cardi B

Kendrick Lamar

Travis Scott


Album of the Year

Drake, Scorpion

J. Cole, KOD

Migos, Culture II

Cardi B, Invasion of Privacy 

WINNER: The Carters, Everything is Love

Video Director of the Year

Dave Meyers & The Little Homies

Director X

Eif Rivera

Hiro Murai

Benny Boon

WINNER: Karena Evans

Lyricist of the Year



Childish Gambino

Travis Scott

WINNER: Kendrick Lamar

MVP of the Year

Childish Gambino


J. Cole

Travis Scott


Producer of the Year

DJ Esco

DJ Mustard

Metro Boomin

Ben Billions

WINNER: Pharrell Williams

Best Collabo, Duo, or Group

Blocboy JB, “Look Alive” feat. Drake

Cardi B, “I Like It” feat. Bad Bunny & J Balvin

Post Malone, “Rockstar” feat. 21 Savage

Offset & Metro Boomin, “Ric Flair Drip” feat. 21 Savage

WINNER: The Carters, “Apes**t”

Single of the Year

“God’s Plan”, produced by Cardo, Young Exclusive and Boi-1DA (Drake)

“I Like It”, produced by Craig Kallman, JWhiteDidIt, and Tainy (Cardi B feat. Bad Bunny & J Balvin)

“Nice for What”, produced by Murda Beatz (Drake)

“This is America”, produced by Donald Glover & Ludwig Goransson (Childish Gambino)

WINNER:”Apes**t”, produced by Pharrell (The Carters)

Best New Hip-Hop Artist

Juice Wrld

Lil Baby

Rich the Kid

Blocboy JB

WINNER: XXXTentacion

Best Mixtape

Future, Beast Mode 2 

Juicy J, Shutdaf*up

Lil Wayne, Dedication 6: Reloaded

Zoey Dollaz, Sorry Not Sorry 

WINNER: Blocboy JB, Simi

Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse

21 Savage, “Bartier Cardi ” (Cardi B feat. 21 Savage)

Drake, “Look Alive” (Blocboy JB feat. Drake)

Kendrick Lamar, “New Freezer” (Rich the Kid feat. Kendrick Lamar)

Nicki Minaj, “Big Bank” (YG feat. 2 Chainz, Big Sean, & Nicki Minaj)

WINNER: Cardi B, “Motorsport” (Migos feat. Cardi B & Nicki Minaj)

Impact Track

Dej Loaf & Leon Bridges, “Liberated”

Lecrae, “I’ll Find You” feat. Tori Kelly

Meek Mill, “Stay Woke” feat. Miguel

N.E.R.D, “1,000” feat. Future

WINNER : Childish Gambino, “This is America”

DJ of the Year:

DJ Envy

DJ Drama

Calvin Harris

DJ Mustard


Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip-Hop Style)


Nicki Minaj

Remy Ma

Travis Scott

WINNER: Cardi B 

Best Hip-Hop Online Site/App


Hot New Hip Hop



WINNER: Worldstar

Hustler of the Year 

DJ Khaled


Jay – Z

Kendrick Lamar

Travis Scott

WINNER: Cardi B 

Featured Image Courtesy BET