The 24-year-old star also revealed his thought process before he took the stage at the Microsoft Theater here to collect the award on June 25 night. I didn't prepare a speech. "How can I inspire them the same way he inspired the streets?"
Even still, DJ Khalid, Quavo (of Migos), Lil Wayne and Chance the Rapper closed out the show with their hit single "The One", sans Justin Bieber.
Earlier in the evening, rapper Gucci Mane posted about wearing matching turquoise Gucci suits with the infant.
Chance - who also encouraged disenfranchised Americans to take to the polling stations to vote in the 2016 election - was praised by former First Lady Michelle Obama, who was born in the city of Chicago. Lucky for you, that's what we like too!
NBA honors to be presented during league's first awards show
Joel Embiid was the favorite to win Rookie of the Year early in the season but he only managed to play in 31 games due to injury. Top contenders include Kawhi Leonard of the Spurs, Russell Westbrook of the Thunder, and James Harden of the Houston Rockets .
"Barack and I are so sorry that we can't be there in person", she said.
Stage Set and Camera Work: The show's stage had a moving walkway that strongly resembled a conveyer belt, which made it hard for the talent and presenters to walk and left most viewers in mortal fear that their fave would be the victim to falling flat on their face.
During her opening monologue, Leslie poked fun at the names of some of the rappers in attendance.
After declaring a love for black people, Chance went into a spiel about how this country can start making things right.
Pop star Beyonce emerged as a big victor at this year's Black Entertainment (BET) Awards, scoring victories in five major categories.
BET president Debra L. Lee honored Chance the Rapper with the Humanitarian Award, noting that "he's not afraid to speak out and speak up for those who can't speak for themselves". During her speech, Remy Ma took a slight dig at Minaj, a Queens native, by saying: "And, yeah, that crown is coming back to the Bronx".
Thibodeau has enough young players in Minnesota and wanted a veteran like he had during his successful run coaching the Bulls. Ironically, Fultz heading to the 76ers was completely expected, as was No. 2 pick Lonzo Ball who was taken by the L.A.
England will be bolstered by the return of talented wicket-keeper/batsman Sarah Taylor following a stress-related illness. Sri Lanka take on New Zealand in Bristol in the other, although there have been no sightings of any cats there. yet.
Both editions will have a McDavid Hockey Ultimate Team item, a McDavid celebration, and an Adidas Ultimate Team custom uniform. Bobrovsky, who previously won the Vezina in 2013, is the first multiple-time victor since Tim Thomas of the Boston Bruins .
The Brian Head wildfire in Utah that has prompted the evacuation of 1,500 people from hundreds of homes and cabins. Officials have said the blaze near the ski town of Brian Head was sparked June 17 by a weed-burning torch.
The judge said that "there are no biological remains nor personal objects on which to conduct" the DNA testing. The court named the woman as Maria Pilar Abel , who is from the northeastern city of Girona .
Sanders said he was totally against the Trump-Republican health care bill. "Yes", Bernie responded. "It is nonsense". According to the request , Toensing is not technically behind the investigation - though his law firm did file it.
About an hour later, with the America's Cup set on a podium, Burling and Ashby grabbed it together and lifted it over their heads. New Zealand first won the Auld Mug, as the America's Cup is known, in San Diego in 1995 with the yacht "Black Magic".
Liverpool fans will be hoping that Salah is only the start of the summer transfer activity for Jurgen Klopp . And on his new manager Jürgen Klopp , he said: "Everyone can see the coach gives everything ".
Two safety consultants contacted by " CBS This Morning" said gondola rides such as Sky Ride have good safety records. The girl was riding the Sky Ride attraction, which is a gondola-style ride that moves very slow, police said.
Amazon's almost $ 14 billion deal for Whole Foods will have huge ramifications for the biggest players in the grocery business . Her daughter Bethany Capels agrees and says she likes Whole Foods for the organic fruits she can serve her kids.
The justices on Monday issued an unsigned opinion reversing an Arkansas high court ruling that upheld the law. Today's decision guarantees that the family we love will be respected and protected in the home we love'.
'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli Goes On Trial For Securities Fraud
Brafman had advised Shkreli to keep quiet as he awaited the trial-he was charged and released on $5 million bail in December 2015. Prosecutors are expected to call as many as 57 witnesses, and lawyers on both sides said the trial could last five to six weeks.
'Transformers: The Last Knight' debuts to a franchise low
Representing the seemingly endless parade of sequels is the animated comedy Despicable Me 3 from Comcast's Universal. The previous movie in the series, " Age of Extinction ", made the majority of its money ($858.6 million) overseas.
Super Nintendo gets the miniature console treatment
The interim between the availability of the SNES Classic and the holiday season could hurt Switch sales. If you catch me in the right mood, I'll tell you Chrono Trigger is the best game on the whole console.
Selanne, Kariya headline Hockey Hall of Fame class of 2017
He follows in the footsteps of ex-Edmonton Oiler Jari Kurri, with bronze and silver medals for his country in Olympic play. What made it worse was that they were decidedly nice-it was hard to hate them, even if you wanted to (Selanne, as the L.A.
Samsung Note 8 rumours swell ahead of September launch
To power the handset there is a 3500mAh battery that comes with a Quick charge 2.0 charger to support fast charging. Samsung is likely to launch the Galaxy Note 8 smartphone by later this year, probably by September or October.
Elizabeth Wettlaufer to be sentenced Monday in senior murders
I dirtied myself, I peed myself. "I am extremely sorry". "Peace of mind is not something I enjoy any longer", the court heard. During a brief statement to the court, Wettlaufer apologized to her victims and their families for the grief she caused.
Burling, Team New Zealand reach match point in America's Cup
This was in contrast to ORACLE TEAM USA whose minor issues kept increasing the difference between the two teams on the racetrack. Spithill, an Australian, crossed the starting line a split second too soon and had to drop two lengths behind Team New Zealand.