Kendrick Lamar, Others Make BET Hip-hop Awards Nomination

Multiple award winning rapper, Kendrick Lamar, reality television star, Cardi B and DJ Khaled, among others have been nominated for the 2017 BET hip-hop awards.

Cardi B tops the list of nominees with nine nominations, while Lamar and DJ Khaled also share same five nominations.

Lamar and DJ Khaled will be going up against Jay Z for album of the year.

Jay-Z and Chance the Rapper are the second-most nominated artistes with five each, vying against each other for lyricist of the year, MVP of the year and hustler of the year.

Future and Migos are also tied with four nominations each for single of the year, album of the year, and the made-you-look award (best hip-hop style).

The award will be taped on October 6 at The Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater in Miami and the ceremony will air on Tuesday, October 10.

Here’s the full list of nominees:

Best Hip-Hop Video 

Cardi B – Bodak Yellow
DJ Khaled Ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – Wild Thoughts
French Montana Ft. Swae Lee – Unforgettable
Future – Mask Off
Kendrick Lamar – Humble

Best Collabo, Duo or Group 

DJ Khaled Ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – Wild Thoughts
French Montana Ft. Swae Lee – Unforgettable
Migos Ft. Lil Uzi Vert – Bad And Boujee
Rae Sremmurd Ft. Gucci Mane – Black Beatles
Yo Gotti Ft. Nicki Minaj – Rake It Up

Hot Ticket Performer

Cardi B
Chance The Rapper
Drake
J. Cole
Kendrick Lamar

Lyricist of the Year 

Chance The Rapper
Drake
J. Cole
Jay Z
Kendrick Lamar

Video Director of the Year 

Benny Boom
Colin Tilley
Dave Meyers & Missy Elliott
Director X
Hype Williams

DJ of the Year 

DJ Drama
DJ Envy
DJ Esco
DJ Khaled
DJ Mustard

Producer of the Year 

DJ Khaled & Nasty Beatmakers
DJ Mustard
London On Da Track
Metro Boomin
Mike Will Made-It
Pharrell Williams

MVP of the Year 

Cardi B
Chance The Rapper
DJ Khaled
Jay Z
Kendrick Lamar

Single of the Year 

Bad And Boujee – Produced By Metro Boomin (Migos Ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
Bodak Yellow – Produced By J. White Did It (Cardi B)
HUMBLE. – Produced By Mike Will Made-It (Kendrick Lamar)
Mask Off – Produced By Metro Boomin (Future)
Wild Thoughts – Produced By DJ Khaled & Nasty Beatmakers (DJ Khaled Ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller)

Album of the Year

DJ Khaled – Grateful
Future – FUTURE
J. Cole – 4 Your Eyez Only
Jay Z – 4:44
Kendrick Lamar – DAMN.
Migos – Culture

Best New Hip-Hop Artist 

Aminé
Cardi B
Kodak Black
Playboi Carti
Tee Grizzley

Hustler of the Year 

Cardi B
Chance The Rapper
Diddy
DJ Khaled
Jay Z
Kendrick Lamar

Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip-Hop Style) 

A$AP Rocky
Cardi B
Future
Migos
Nicki Minaj

Best Hip Hop Online Site/App 

Complex.com
Hotnewhiphop.com
Theshaderoom.com
Worldstarhiphop.com
XXLMag.com

Best Mixtape 

Cardi B – Gangsta B*tch Music Vol. 2
Gucci Mane – Droptopwop
Juicy J – Gas Face
Playboi Carti – Playboi Carti
Tee Grizzley – My Moment
Yo Gotti & Mike Will Made-It – Gotti Made-It

Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse 

Chance The Rapper – I’m The One (DJ Khaled Ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne)
Gucci Mane – Black Beatles (Rae Sremmurd Ft. Gucci Mane)
Lil Uzi Vert – Bad And Boujee (Migos Ft. Lil Uzi Vert)
Nicki Minaj – Rake It Up (Yo Gotti Ft. Nicki Minaj)
Ty Dolla $ign – Ain’t Nothing (Juicy J Ft. Wiz Khalifa & Ty Dolla $ign)
Wiz Khalifa – Ain’t Nothing (Juicy J Ft. Wiz Khalifa & Ty Dolla $ign)

Impact Track 

Cardi B – Bodak Yellow
Jay Z – Story of O.J.
Kendrick Lamar- HUMBLE.
Kendrick Lamar – DNA.
Lecrae – Blessings Ft. Ty Dolla $Ign
Tyler, The Creator – Who Dat Boy Ft. A$AP Rocky

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