BET Awards 2021: Best style moments from Lil Nas X, Megan Thee Stallion, Taraji P. Henson and more

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During the 2021 BET Awards, many celebrities, including Megan Thee Stallion, Cardi B, Zendaya and Ciara, showed up in style.

Rapper Lil Nas X turned heads in two elaborate designer looks that featured bold prints and shapes.

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Zendaya wore an alluring look from Versace's spring-summer 2003 collection styled by Law Roach. Her look seemed to be inspired by a dress Beyoncé wore to the 2003 ceremony.

PHOTO: Beyonce Performs during The 3rd Annual BET Awards Show at The Kodak Theater in Hollywood, Calif., June 24, 2003.   (Steve Grayson/WireImage for BET Entertainment via Getty Images, FILE)
PHOTO: Beyonce Performs during The 3rd Annual BET Awards Show at The Kodak Theater in Hollywood, Calif., June 24, 2003. (Steve Grayson/WireImage for BET Entertainment via Getty Images, FILE)

This year's BET Awards theme was the "year of the Black woman," and almost every moment of the evening echoed that concept.

Ahead, check out some of the most standout looks from Sunday's star-studded affair.

Andra Day

PHOTO: Andra Day attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Amy Sussman/FilmMagic via Getty Images)
PHOTO: Andra Day attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Amy Sussman/FilmMagic via Getty Images)

"The United States Vs. Billie Holiday" star wore a pink printed look from Rosie Assoulin's Spring 2019 collection.

Cardi B

PHOTO: Cardi B and Offset of Migos perform onstage at at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Johnny Nunez/Getty Images for BET)
PHOTO: Cardi B and Offset of Migos perform onstage at at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Johnny Nunez/Getty Images for BET)

The "Up" rapper surprised fans by announcing her second pregnancy while performing alongside her husband Offset. She wore a custom embroidered bodysuit, leggings and shoes by Dolce & Gabbana.

Chloe Bailey

PHOTO: Chloe Bailey attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Rich Fury/Getty Images)
PHOTO: Chloe Bailey attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Rich Fury/Getty Images)

Bailey posed in a netted black Maison Valentino ensemble.

Ciara

PHOTO:  Ciara attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Amy Sussman/FilmMagic via Getty Images)
PHOTO: Ciara attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Amy Sussman/FilmMagic via Getty Images)

Ciara opted for a catsuit by Alexandre Vauthier. She also showed off a fresh platinum blonde haircut.

Issa Rae

PHOTO: Issa Rae attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Amy Sussman/FilmMagic via Getty Images)
PHOTO: Issa Rae attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Amy Sussman/FilmMagic via Getty Images)

The "Insecure" star wore a sleek white blazer dress that included high padded shoulders.

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Jennifer Hudson

PHOTO: Jennifer Hudson attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Amy Sussman/FilmMagic via Getty Images)
PHOTO: Jennifer Hudson attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Amy Sussman/FilmMagic via Getty Images)

Hudson wore a glamorous black Dolce & Gabbana gown that included a gilded belt and elongated train.

Lil' Kim and Zendaya

PHOTO: Lil' Kim and Zendaya attend the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for BET)
PHOTO: Lil' Kim and Zendaya attend the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Bennett Raglin/Getty Images for BET)

Lil' Kim and Zendaya posed for a picture.

Lil Nas X

PHOTO: Lil Nas X attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Amy Sussman/FilmMagic via Getty Images)
PHOTO: Lil Nas X attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Amy Sussman/FilmMagic via Getty Images)

The rapper was photographed in a second red carpet look by Richard Quinn that incorporated lots of florals and lace.

Megan Thee Stallion

PHOTO: Megan Thee Stallion attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Rich Fury/Getty Images)
PHOTO: Megan Thee Stallion attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Rich Fury/Getty Images)

The award-winning rapper wore a Gaultier gown.

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Saweetie

PHOTO: Saweetie attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Rich Fury/Getty Images)
PHOTO: Saweetie attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Rich Fury/Getty Images)

Saweetie wore a flowing Dolce and Gabbana gown along with a twisted updo.

Taraji P. Henson

PHOTO: Host Taraji P. Henson attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Amy Sussman/FilmMagic, via Getty Images)
PHOTO: Host Taraji P. Henson attends the BET Awards 2021 at Microsoft Theater on June 27, 2021 in Los Angeles. (Amy Sussman/FilmMagic, via Getty Images)

Actress and 2021 BET Awards host Taraji P. Henson chose an Atelier Versace ensemble.

BET Awards 2021: Best style moments from Lil Nas X, Megan Thee Stallion, Taraji P. Henson and more originally appeared on goodmorningamerica.com

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