BIA attends the annual BET Hip Hop Awards ceremony in Atlanta

By Sam Joseph Semon For

BIA embraced her animal instincts while attending the 2021 BET Hip Hop Awards at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre in Atlanta on Friday evening.

The 30-year-old rapper appeared to be making the most of her time in the spotlight as she posed for a few snaps wearing a sexy zebra print coat and a sexy bodysuit.

The star-packed red carpet also included hip-hop favorite Nelly and TV personality Nick Cannon.

Leading the list: BIA stunned in zebra print while on the red carpet of the 2021 BET Hip Hop Awards in Atlanta on Friday

Interesting apparel: Nick Cannon opted for a golden bulletproof vest and a pair of striped shorts during his time on the red carpet

Keeping it consistent: Nelly opted for a camouflage button-up jacket and a pair of matching shorts while he posed for a few snaps

BIA teamed her stylish zebra-print coat with a pair of near-matching thigh-high boots as she walked red carpet. 

Her lovely blonde hair was twisted into a crown of little buns while the remaining locks falling onto her shoulders and backside.

She also sported a jewel-encrusted necklace that bore her stage name, as well as numerous other pieces of jewelry.   

Eye-catching outfit: The performer wore a zebra-printed jacket and a near-matching pair of thigh-high boots

Making an impression: The performer's long red dreadlocks fell onto his face for much of the annual awards ceremony

Nick Cannon made quite the appearance on the event's red carpet, as he wore a gold bulletproof best on top of a set of striped shorts.

The 40-year-old comedian covered up much of his apparel with a fuzzy white coat, and he contrasted his clothing with Christmas-themed socks and non-matching Crocs.

The former America's Got Talent host sported a pair of red-tinted sunglasses and a golden baseball cap, as well as numerous chains that gave his ensemble various elements of sparkle.

The reality television personality's long red dreads remained free-flowing and largely fell onto his face as he posed for a few shots. 

Layering up: The former America's Got Talent host also wore a large white coat and a set of red-tinted sunglasses

Time of the season: The performer also wore pairs of Christmas-themed socks and Crocs

Nelly wore a patterned camouflage button-up jacket and a pair of matching shorts while posing for a few glammed-up shorts on the event's red carpet.

The Ride Wit Me performer contrasted the more eye-catching tones of his clothing with a set of predominantly white Air Jordan high-top sneakers.

Fat Joe opted for an all-blue outfit that included an anorak sweater, jogger pants and a matching set of athletic shoes.

The 51-year-old rap veteran added a little bit of shine to his clothing ensemble with various pieces of jewelry.

Fancy footwear: The rapper contrasted his clothing with a pair of mostly-white Air Jordans. Fat Joe wore an all-blue outfit and numerous articles of jewelry

Tyler, The Creator wore a light yellow silk shirt that featured a bright orange collar, as well as a pair of slightly loose-fitting brown pants to the awards show.

The Tamale rapper contrasted the flatter tones of his clothing with sets of bright white socks and shining leather shoes, and he notably rocked a fuzzy orange hunter's cap.

The former Loiter Squad cast member, 30, also accessorized with a pair of rings and a set of stylish black sunglasses.

He also kept a multicolored suitcase with him for the duration of the awards ceremony.   

Extra storage: Tyler, The Creator carried a multicolored suitcase with him during the ceremony. The former Loiter Squad cast member also sported an orange hunter's cap

Remy Ma left little to the imagination as she wore a highly revealing red dress that exposed her toned legs, as well as a set of sparkling high-heeled shoes, at the awards ceremony.

The All The Way Up rapper's lovely black locks fell down her back and nearly touched the ground while she posed for a few shots. 

Kidd Kenn sported a sparkling gray smoking jacket and a matching set of pants, as well as contrasting white sneakers.

The performer's light blue hair contrasted with the more neutral tones of his outfit at the event. 

Luscious locks: Remy Ma's lengthy black hair cascaded down her backside and nearly reached her feet. Kidd Kenn wore a sparkling gray smoking jacket and flat white sneakers

Dazzling: Lakeyah dazzled in a very revealing gold sequinned semi-sheer two piece ensemble and strappy stiletto heels 

Standing out: The performer's bright blue hair contrasted perfectly with the rest of his clothing

Standing out: Latto showed off a considerable amount of skin while posing for a few smoking snaps on the red carpet

Latto wore a black jacket that featured wide cuts at its top portion, as well as a matching skirt that showed off her chiseled legs and thighs.

The 22-year-old rapper also sported a set of high-heeled shoes that matched the shade of the rest of her clothing.

The performer added a little bit of sparkle to her ensemble with a duo of sparkling necklaces during the event.

Her lovely blonde locks and bright red nails contrasted perfectly with the dark tone of her outfit. 

Shining bright: The predominant color of the rapper's outfit was offset by a pair of sparkling jewel-encrusted necklaces

Staying consistend: LaNell Grant, Tobe Nwigwe and Martika Ivory Rogers all wore light green outfits, as did their children

On stage: BIA later changed into a much more revealing outfit while performing at the annual awards ceremony

Tobe Nwigwe, Martika Ivory Rogers and LaNell Grant all wore matching light green outfits while posing for a shot with their children.

The collaborators appeared to be enjoying their time in the spotlight as they hammed it up for their adoring fans.

The 34-year-old rapper performed his tracks Try Jesus and Eat at the previous year's Hip Hop Awards ceremony. 

He's no wallflower: Nick Cannon certainly stood out in his ensemble as he took to the stage to perform

Gorgeous: Doechii looked sensational in a plaid bodice and chunky gold platform heels

Captivating: Latto simply dazzled in a red glitzy bodysuit as she put on a captivating performance

In his element: Jermaine Dupri appeared confident and in his element as he took to the stage 

In the zone: Gunna donned casual yet cool ensemble as he took to the stage 

BIA later changed into a much more eye-catching outfit during the ceremony, as she wore a jewel-encrusted top that showed off her toned arms.

The rapper also sported a matching bikini bottom that placed her sculpted thighs and legs on near-full display.

The performer added elements of elegance to her clothing ensemble with a pair of silver high-heeled shoes.

Her lovely blonde locks fell onto her backside and contrasted beautifully with the more reflective aspects of her outfit. 

Cool and collected: Isaiah Rashad showed off his cool style as he performed on stage 

Show-stopping performance: Young Thug donned a plaid ensemble as he entertained the crowd 

Still got it: Nelly proved he's still a bonafide entertainer as he performed with his backup dancers 

He's got the moves: Pictured is DC Young Fly, who showed off his dance moves on stage 

Entertaining: Martika Ivory Rogers and Tobe Nwigwe also put on a captivating performance