Jay-Z, photographed performing at the inaugural BET Awards, held at the Paris Hotel in Las Vegas on June 19, 2001. 

He performed a medley of “I Just Wanna Love U (Give it 2 Me),” “Izzo (H.O.V.A),” and the “Fiesta Remix” alongside R. Kelly. Earlier in the night Hov had won the award for “Best Male Hip Hop Artist.”