A week before the BET awards are set to be held in LA, the organiser’s website “leaked” a number of award winners, including Nasty C.
The rapper’s inbox was no doubt flooded with congratulatory messages over the weekend after the BET website announced the Hell Naw hitmaker had won the Best International Act: Africa award.
The announcement was quickly removed from the website after the “leak” was discovered.
BET later released a statement blaming the fiasco on a glitch that chose random nominees as winners of the awards.
“An unforeseen technical issue on BET.com’s BET AWARDS show page resulted in several categories revealing randomly selected nominees as winners. We apologize for the confusion to all of the artists affected and to our fans,” the statement read.
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