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BET Social Awards Re-Cap

The First Ever Social Awards

The first ever BET Social Awards took place in Atlanta, hosted by Comedian Michael Blackson.

The award show shed light on the influence that social media has on today's generation.

Rapper Kash Doll walked away with the #IssaWave award and DCYoungFly #SocialVerified Award

Overall the event did great for its first time and a lot of viral videos received recognition.