Over the weekend, BET recorded their annual Hip Hop Awards show. Vic Mensa was included in a cypher during the show, in which he dissed late rapper XXXTentacion who was shot and killed earlier this year.
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Later in the show, the deceased rapper's mom accepted the award for Best New Artist on his behalf. She was in the crowd as Mensa's cypher played.
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