Chris Brown's 2012 BET Awards Performance: Watch Now!

Posted Sunday July 1, 2012 10:20 PM GMT

Giving the eager crowd something to cheer about, Chris Brown took the stage at this year’s 2012 BET Awards on Sunday night (July 1).

Never one to disappoint, the 23-year-old showed off his sweet moves for the Shrine auditorium crowd during renditions of “Don’t Wake Me Up” and “Turn Up the Music."

Aside from adding an energetic stage effort, Chris was among the big winners while nabbing the trophies for Best Male R&B Artist and the FANdemonium Award.

During his acceptance speech, Brown interestingly said, "I'd like to thank Team Breezy, everybody who worked on any one of my albums. My last album that's coming out in two days. ... I just want to thank all my fans. It's dedicated to y'all. This one's for y'all, man, I appreciate everything."

As for this year’s show, the 2012 BET Awards were hosted by iconic actor Samuel L. Jackson while the lineup of entertainment featured performances by Usher, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj and G.O.O.D. Music, among many others.

The show also included special tributes to Al Sharpton as the Humanitarian Award Honoree and Maze featuring Frankie Beverly as the Life Achievement Award winner with special remembrances of late music greats Whitney Houston and Donna Summer capping off the memorable night.

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