Cardi B gives hubby Offset a LAP DANCE in skimpy green leotard for sultry opening performance at 2019 BET Awards
The 2019 BET Awards opened with a bang, both literally and figuratively, with a two-song duet performance by Cardi B and Offset that included a lap dance delivered by the hip-hop queen.
The crowd roared when Cardi, who could be heard but not seen, belted out a line from Press.
But it was the Migos rapper who stepped out on the stage first, among a cloud of smoke and a flurry of male dancers.
Magic moves: Cardi B gave Offset a lap dance during their two-song medley to open the 2019 BET Awards in Los Angeles Sunday
Dressed in an edgy all-black ensemble, that included a bullet-proof vest over a bomber-style jacket, Offset came out of the gate hard with a Kim Kardashian reference in his song Clout.
‘Watch your mouth (Watch it). Stay in your place (Place). Get out the way (Move). My b***h on your a**, Kim K (Yeah),’ he rapped with authority.
At one point Offset coordinated some moves with the band of dancers behind him.
First impression: Offset stepped out on the stage first, among a cloud of smoke and a flurry of male dancers
Hardcaore: Dressed in an edgy all-black ensemble, that included a bullet-proof vest, Offset came out of the gate hard with a Kim Kardashian reference in his song Clout
Grinding: ‘Do anything for clout. They do anything for clout,’ the background vocals chanted as Cardi made her grand entrance on the lap of her husband
Flowing: ‘Whole lotta people need to hear this,’ Cardi began while giving Offset a lap dance
Powerful: The rapper rocked a revealing green sequin leotard ensemble and matching chaps
‘Do anything for clout. They do anything for clout,’ the background vocals chanted as Cardi made her grand entrance on the lap of her husband.
‘Whole lotta people need to hear this (Facts), Cardi began as she rubbed up against her husband dressed in a revealing green sequin leotard ensemble and matching chaps.
‘It’s a lotta names on my hit list (Bap bap). Mouth still say what it wants to (Woo),’ she added with her familiar rhythmic flow.
Commanding: The matching green chaps gave more than a hint of her famous derrier
With a series of loud explosions of smoke, the performance transitioned to the tune Pres
Coordinated: The Bronx, New York native was joined by a bevy of female and male dancers
With a series of loud explosions of smoke, the performance transitioned to the tune Press.
At this point, Cardi took center stage, sans Offset, alongside a bevy of female and male dancers all color coordinated in green.
The performance wound down with the lines, ‘Pop up, guess who, b***h? Pop up, guess who, b***h?’ that coincided with one more loud explosion, to the delight of the crowd.
Cardi went into the evening’s festivities with the most nominations with seven.
At last check she won Album Of The Year for Invasion Of Privacy.
Bringing it home: The performance wound down with the lines, ‘Pop up, guess who, b***h? Pop up, guess who, b***h?
On the throne: Cardi was lifted up by her dancers as the performance wound down
Booming: She ended the song with one more loud explosion, to the delight of the crowd
Tops: Cardi went into the evening’s festivities with the most nominations with seven
BET AWARDS 2019 WINNERS
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
BEYONCÉ – WINNER
Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
BRUNO MARS – WINNER
CHLOE X HALLE
LIL BABY & GUNNA
MIGOS – WINNER
21 SAVAGE FT. J. COLE “A LOT “
CARDI B & BRUNO MARS “PLEASE ME”
CARDI B FT. BAD BUNNY & J BALVIN “I LIKE IT”
H.E.R. FT. BRYSON TILLER “COULD’VE BEEN”
TRAVIS SCOTT FT. DRAKE “SICKO MODE” – WINNER
TYGA FT. OFFSET “TASTE”
Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
MEEK MILL – WINNER
Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
CARDI B – WINNER
MEGAN THEE STALLION
Video of the Year
21 SAVAGE “A LOT” FT. J. COLE
CARDI B “MONEY”
CARDI B & BRUNO MARS “PLEASE ME”
CHILDISH GAMBINO “THIS IS AMERICA” – WINNER
DRAKE “NICE FOR WHAT”
THE CARTERS “APES**T”
Video Director of the Year
KARENA EVANS – WINNER
Best New Artist
LIL BABY – WINNER
Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award
ERICA CAMPBELL FT. WARRYN CAMPBELL “ALL OF MY LIFE”
FRED HAMMOND “TELL ME WHERE IT HURTS”
KIRK FRANKLIN “LOVE THEORY”
SNOOP DOGG FT. RANCE ALLEN “BLESSING ME AGAIN” – WINNER
TORI KELLY FT. KIRK FRANKLIN “NEVER ALONE”
Best International Act
AKA (SOUTH AFRICA)
AYA NAKAMURA (FRANCE)
BURNA BOY (NIGERIA) – WINNER
MR EAZI (NIGERIA)
Best New International Act – (Fan Voted Category)
HEADIE ONE (U.K.)
SHO MADJOZI (AFRICA) – WINNER
TENIOLA APATA (AFRICA)
REGINA KING – WINNER
TARAJI P. HENSON
MICHAEL B. JORDAN – WINNER
MARSAI MARTIN – WINNER
MICHAEL RAINEY JR.
“BLACKKKLANSMAN” – WINNER
“IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK”
“SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE”
“THE HATE U GIVE”
Sportswoman of the Year
Sportsman of the Year
ODELL BECKHAM JR.
Album of the Year
“ASTROWORLD” TRAVIS SCOTT
“CHAMPIONSHIPS” MEEK MILL
“ELLA MAI” ELLA MAI
“EVERYTHING IS LOVE” THE CARTERS
“INVASION OF PRIVACY” CARDI B – WINNER
2019 Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award
CARDI B, BAD BUNNY & J BALVIN “I LIKE IT”
CHILDISH GAMBINO “THIS IS AMERICA”
DRAKE “IN MY FEELINGS”
ELLA MAI “TRIP” – WINNER
J. COLE “MIDDLE CHILD”
TRAVIS SCOTT FT. DRAKE “SICKO MODE”
BET Her Award
ALICIA KEYS “RAISE A MAN”
CIARA “LEVEL UP”
H.E.R. “HARD PLACE” – WINNER
JANELLE MONÁE “PYNK”
QUEEN NAIJA “MAMA’S HAND”
TEYANA TAYLOR “ROSE IN HARLEM”