Centered around the theme that “our culture can’t be canceled” — the 20th annual BET Awards, with performances, monologues and appearances, honored not only Black excellence but the lives lost to racism and police brutality. While recent protests and the tragedies which spurred them were heavy on the minds of everyone involved and watching at home, the show also served as an opportunity to celebrate us. The virtual rendition of the awards show allowed for larger, more creative performances and a long-awaited appearance from Beyoncé.

Here are some of the best moments from last night's show: