The 2016 BET Awards was officially kicked off on Sunday, June 26 and here are some of the stars that shone on the red carpet. , and showed that they could look fresh despite opting for basic colors like black and white.
The “Girl on Fire” singer, Alicia, was stunning in a silky ebony jumpsuit with elegant draping. Her look was more special with eye-catching gray headwrap, while she wore minimal make-up and jewelry. She completed the black number with strappy sandals.
Janelle was a showstopper in a black-and-white striped Sass and Bide pantsuit and a black hat. She also donned Jennifer Fisher earrings, a number of rings and platform peep-toe shoes. She showed off her purple pedicure which she said was to honor the late singer .
Karrueche showed off her curves in a figure-hugging black minidress topped with gold buttons, metallic Christian Louboutin sandals and a gold choker. Her hair was arranged in a sleek updo.
Nandi Mngoma, who hosted the BET Awards red carpet, also stole attention in a black-and-white dress from her fashion line which was launched at AFI Fashion Week. Naturi Naughton showed some skin a black Nina Ricci minidress with sheer panels. “” alum , meanwhile, paired a plain black top with a colorful long skirt.
was dazzling in a Roberto Cavalli minidress with metallic fringe details. rocked a sheer nude dress with metallic embellishment, and brought color to the white carpet with a sunny yellow top with a dramatic cape, paired with matching pants and bone Aldo sandals.
was sexy in an emerald green silk crepe Lorena Sarbu gown with cutouts and a thigh-high slit. looked hot in a cranberry and silver one-shouldered Marc Jacobs gown with a thigh-high slit.
In the male department, showed his high fashion sense with a colorful flower-and-butterfly embroidered denim jacket, white jeans and lace-up boots. was stylish in a sparkly red jacket, while was handsome in an all-white number.