Kanye West made a surprise appearance at the BET Awards 2022.
He appeared on stage to pay tribute to Sean "Diddy" Combs who received the Lifetime Achievement Award
Kanye was seen wearing a full-coverage face mask, sunglasses and a baseball cap along with a grey leather jacket.
In his speech, the rapper reflected on his friendship with Diddy over the years
Kanye jokes about his failed marriage with Kim Kardashian
He also spoke movingly of Combs' influence on him, stressing that he considers him an artist
It was West's first awards show appearance since the Grammy Awards prohibited him from performing at the ceremony in April
The BET Awards, which honor musicians, actors and athletes, are airing live from Los Angeles.