Honorees Halle Berry (in this stunning Monique Lhuillier creation), Chaka Khan, Lisa Leslie, Bishop T.D. Jakes and legendary music executive Clarence Avant took over Warner Theater in Washington, D.C. on Saturday for a night of inspiration, music and recognition.
Alicia Keys, Erykah Badu, Mint Condition and others hit the stage in celebration, while host Gabrielle Union kept the show alive and fresh.
The 2013 BET Honors will air Feb. 11.
Take a peek at the night’s red carpet arrivals after the jump!
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