It was a star-studded affair on the BET Awards 2013 red carpet this evening, with Robin Thicke, Miguel, Pharrell Williams, 2 Chainz, Janelle Monae, future "Annie" star Quvenzhane Wallis and host Chris Tucker all hitting the big show to honor the best in black entertainment last year. Check out all the glamorous photos in the gallery below.

The 2013 BET Awards airs tonight at 8 PM on BET.

A former contributor to sites including MTV's The Backlot and Bloody-Disgusting, Chris Eggertsen worked in film development before indulging his love of pop culture writing full time. He specializes in horror, the intersection of social issues and entertainment and Howard Stern. He's on Twitter @HitFixChris.