The 2009 BET Awards may have been originally conceived as a venue to hand out some award statues, but after the King of Pop, Michael Jackson died, the event was reconfigured to be part awards ceremony, part tribute. This photo gallery is of some of the best on-stage moments during the show.
All photos by Kevin Winter/Getty Images.
|Jamie Foxx||Jamie Foxx Gloved||Beyonce Silhouette||Beyonce Knowles|
|Beyonce Sings||Ciara||Keri Hilson||Drake & Lil Wayne|
|Estelle, Chaka Khan & LeToya Luckett||Keith Sweat||Keyshia Cole & Monica||Jamie Foxx rocks out|