The rapper was also nominated for five awards in the Music Video category, which included a total of 10, giving him a 50-50 chance to walk away with that trophy. He’s also in the running in the Best Male Hip Hop Artist category.
The Young Money artist received the most nods of any of the year’s nominees.
Reality stars/musicians Tamar Braxton of “Braxton Family Values” and Rasheeda of “Love & Hip Hop: Atlanta” also earned nods. Tamar is up for the Best Female R&B Artist and Centric awards, and Rasheeda is in the Best Female Hip Hop category along with Nicki Minaj, Azealia Banks, Rye Rye and Eve.
The sisters of Mary Mary, who have taken a break from duo duty, were nominated in the Best Group and Best Gospel Artist categories.
Beyonce, Gabrielle Douglas, Fantasia, Kerry Washington, Serena Williams, Mindless Behavior, Marvin Sapp and more also earned spots on the list of nominees. Find out who wins when the award show airs Sunday, June 30 on BET.
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