(CNN)You read that headline correctly.
Rapper/actor and the high priest of 4/20 Snoop Dogg was awarded the Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award Sunday night at the BET Awards.He won for his song “Blessing Me Again,” featuring Rance Allen.Snoop beat out established gospel artists Erica Campbell, Kirk Franklin and Fred Hammond, as well as pop star Tori Kelly.Twitter seemed torn between disbelief at the win and amazement that country star Billy Ray Cyrus took to the stage with Lil Nas X to perform that rapper’s hit song “Old Town Road.”
If you didn't know, Snoop Dogg won best gospel song at the Bet Awards. Again, Snoop Dogg. 2019
— Black Captain America (@Coopahman) June 24, 2019
Snoop wins the gospel award and Billy Ray Cyrus performs at the BET Awards.. God Bless America
— BPaiz (@bpaiz) June 24, 2019 Read More
Idk what im shook by more, Snoop Dogg winning the BET award for best gospel album or seeing Billy Ray Cyrus performing at the BET awards and going dumb🤯#BETAwards
— Gregory MacKenney Jr (@LilG_Brazy) June 24, 2019 Snoop Dogg was not present to accept the award.