A lucky Live FM listener Seli joined Jay Foley and Vanessa Gyan in Los Angeles, United States of America over the weekend for the 2016 Black Entertainment Television (BET) Awards.
She won a ticket to the show by competing with four other people on station’s Drive Time show Route919 hosted by Sammy Forson and came up on top.
Nana Foriwaa, former Miss Ghana finalist and wife of DJ Mensah took the second position.
Live FM’s parent company EIB Network took care of the trip and associated costs.
Listen to Selly share her experience below.
The 16th BET Awards took place at the Microsoft Theater, United States of America.
The show was opened by Beyonce and Kendrick Lamar performing their collaborative effort ‘Freedom’. Nicki Minaj won the Best Female Hip Hop Artist for the seventh straight year.
Samuel L. Jackson won a Lifetime Achievement Award for his work as an actor, and Jesse WIlliams for his contributions to Black Lives Matter movement.
Stevie Wonder, Maxwell, Jennifer Hudson, Janelle Monae, D’Angelo and more performed to honour Prince who passed away about a month ago.
Live FM was the awards scheme’s official media network in Ghana after agreeing to a deal with Viacom International Media Networks, owners of the successful global network BET.
The station belongs to leading media group EIB Network, which also owns GH One TV, Starr FM, Kasapa FM, Ultimate FM, Empire FM, Abusua FM, Agoo FM, Agoo TV, and the Daily Heritage newspaper.