Tue 15 Sep 2015
The 2015 BET Hip-Hop Awards are a month away, and Drake is leading the way. The nominees for this year’s show are here and the Toronto rapper leads with 12 nominations. The OVO CEO, who released the platinum-selling If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late earlier this year, receives nods for Lyricist of the Year, MVP of the Year, Album of the Year, the People’s Champ Award, and more.
Right behind Drizzy is G.O.O.D. Music’s Big Sean, who lands 10 nominations. Nicki Minaj lands nine nods, while Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole each earn eight nominations. Returning to the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center in Atlanta, the BET Hip-Hop Awards 2015 will be taped on October 9, airing on October 13 at 8 p.m. EST. Snoop Dogg will serve as host at this year’s show once again.
Check out the full nominations list below.
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