The awards will be handed out on Sunday, June 23 in Los Angeles.
“We deeply apologize,” BET said in a statement Monday.
A source says BET is considering moving the show to Atlanta, Houston or Austin.
Kendrick Lamar, Cardi B and Migos were big winners. Anita Baker received the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Jamie Foxx, Marsha Ambrosius, Ledisi and Yolanda Adams performed a medley of her hits.
Whether you prefer hip-hop, R&B or gospel, there’s something for everyone at the BET Awards.
Her departure comes weeks before the BET Awards.
The actor and comedian has hosted before.
The producer is followed by Kendrick Lamar, who received five nominations.