The BET Awards are next up on the award show docket. Below are the Hip Hop and R&B nominees, you can view the rest here.
Best male Hip Hop artist Kendrick Lamar Common Big Sean Drake J. Cole Wale
Best female Hip Hop artist Azealia Banks Dej Loaf Iggy Azalea Tink Nicki Minaj Trina
Best male R&B/Pop artist Chris Brown Trey Songz The Weeknd August Alsina Usher John Legend
Best female R&B/Pop artist Beyonce Janelle Monae Jhene Aiko Ciara Rihanna
Best group A$AP Mob Migos Rae Sremmurd Rich Gang Young Money Jodeci
Best collaboration Chris Brown f/ Lil Wayne & Tyga - "Loyal" Big Sean f/ E-40 - "IDFWU" August Alsina f/ Nicki Minaj - "No Love" (Remix) Chris Brown f/ Usher & Rick Ross - "New Flame" Common & John Legend - "Glory" Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars - "Uptown Funk"
Video of the year Beyonce - "7/11" Big Sean - "IDFWU" Chris Brown - "Loyal" Chris Brown - "New Flame" Common & John Legend - "Glory" Nicki Minaj - "Anaconda"
Best new artist Bobby Shmurda Dej Loaf Fetty Wap Rae Sremmurd Sam Smith Tinashe
Viewers choice award Beyonce– 7/11 Dej Loaf – TRY ME Kendrick Lamar – i Nicki Minaj F/ Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown – ONLY Rae Sremurd F/ Nicki Minaj & Young Thug – THROW SUM MO The Weeknd – EARNED IT (FROM THE “FIFTY SHADES OF GREY” SOUNDTRACK)
The BET Awards air on June 28th. But instead of watching, you could also just follow Azealia Banks' Twitter feed, since she already knows who is going to win.
The female rap award at the bet awards goes to nicki every year, it's not even a real award anymore lol it's a bit of a running joke.— AZEALIA BANKS (@AZEALIABANKS) May 18, 2015
They should just nominate nicki five times with five different wigs on and pick the best picture lol — AZEALIA BANKS (@AZEALIABANKS) May 18, 2015