The late Eritrean-American rapper Nipsey Hussle was given the award for best male hip hop artist at the Black Entertainment Television (BET) awards at the weekend.

He was shot dead aged 33 in March.

John Legend and DJ Khaled performed a musical tribute to Nipsey during the ceremony, which celebrates black culture in America.

Among the other award winners was the Nigerian star Burna Boy who won the award for the best International Act.

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