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Chris Brown’s BET Award Mistakenly Given to Rihanna

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The BET Awards were this Sunday and the night was a success for many.

But there was one horribly awkward mistake that made for an uncomfortable moment felt by all.

One of Chris Brown’s awards was given to his ex, Rihanna.

Presenter, Tiffany Green, was announcing the winner for the Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award when she squinted at the teleprompter and said, “And the winner is … Chris Brown?” But she then quickly corrected herself, “I’m Sorry… Rihanna!”

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Since Rihanna, was not at the awards, fellow R&B artist Drake accepted on her behalf.

“Well, this is awkward,” Drake told the audience.

And as if that wasn’t weird enough, at the end of the show, host Kevin Hart announced that it was in fact Chris Brown who had actually won the Award, not Rihanna.

The President of Music Programming and Specials for BET, Stephen Hill, later admitted that he was at fault for the mix-up, telling his Twitter followers…

How embarrassing for everyone!

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