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Drake Leads Nominees For BET Hip-Hop Awards

 
Posted September 4th, 2014 @ 11:12am

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Drake is back in the running to add more awards to his trophy case.  Coming off a recent win at the MTV Video Music Awards, the Canadian hip-hop star is now leading the list of nominees heading into the 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards with eight nominations in his name, including one for Best Hip-Hop Video for "Worst Behavior." 

Iggy Azalea, whose hit single "Fancy," was recently named Song of the Summer by Billboard, is also nominated in the same category, along with "Pills N Potions" performer Nicki Minaj.  Both are among the other artists with multiple nominations, alongside other familiar names such as Jay Z, Eminem and Pharrell Williams.  

Snoop Dogg will emcee the 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards.  The event will be taped September 20th at the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center for air on BET a few weeks later on October 14th.  

Here is the list of nominees for the 2014 BET Hip-Hop Awards: 

Best Hip-Hop Video: 

Drake - "Worst Behavior" 
Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino - "Move That Doh" 
Iggy Azalea f/ Charli XCX - "Fancy" 
J. Cole f/ TLC - "Crooked Smile" 
Nicki Minaj - "Pills N Potions" 
Wiz Khalifa - "We Dem Boyz" 

Best Collabo, Duo or Group: 

Eminem f/ Rihanna - "The Monster" 
Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino - "Move That Doh" 
Jay Z f/ Justin Timberlake - "Holy Grail" 
ScHoolboy Q f/ BJ The Chicago Kid - "Studio" 
YG f/ Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan - "My Hitta" 

Best Live Performer: 

Drake 
Jay Z 
Kanye West 
Kendrick Lamar 
T.I. 

Lyricist of the Year: 

Drake 
Eminem 
J. Cole 
Jay Z 
Kendrick Lamar 
Nicki Minaj 

Video Director of the Year: 

Benny Boom 
Chris Robinson 
Director X 
Dre Films 
Hype Williams 

DJ of the Year: 

DJ Drama 
DJ Envy 
DJ Khaled 
DJ Mustard 
DJ Scream 

Producer of the Year: 

DJ Mustard 
Drumma Boy 
Hit-Boy 
Mike WiLL Made It 
Pharrell 
Timbaland 

MVP of the Year: 

DJ Mustard 
Drake 
Future 
Jay Z 
Nicki Minaj 

Track of the Year: 

"Cut Her Off (Remix)" - Produced by Will-A-Fool (K Camp f/ Lil Boosie, YG & Too $hort) 
"Move That Doh" - Produced by Mike WiLL Made It (Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino) 
"My Hitta" - Produced by DJ Mustard (YG f/ Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan) 
"Studio" - Produced by Swiff D (ScHoolboy Q f/ BJ The Chicago Kid) 
"Worst Behavior" - Produced by DJ Dahi (Drake) 

Album of the Year: 

Drake - Nothing Was the Same 
Eminem - The Marshall Mathers LP 2 
Future - Honest 
Rick Ross - Mastermind 
ScHoolboy Q - Oxymoron 
Yo Gotti - I Am 

Who Blew Up Award: 

Iggy Azalea 
Migos 
Rich Homie Quan 
ScHoolboy Q 
YG 
Young Thug 

Hustler of the Year: 

Dr. Dre 
Drake 
Jay Z 
Rick Ross 
T.I. 

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

A$AP Rocky 
Jay Z 
Kanye West 
Nicki Minaj 
Young Thug 

Best Club Banger: 

Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino - "Move That Doh" (Produced by Mike WiLL Made It) 
K Camp f/ Lil Boosie, YG & Too $hort - "Cut Her Off" (Remix) (Produced by Will-A-Fool) 
Migos - "Fight Night" (Produced by Stack Boy Twaun) 
Wiz Khalifa - "We Dem Boyz" (Produced by Detail) 
YG f/ Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan - "My Hitta" (Produced by DJ Mustard) 
Young Thug - "Stoner" (Produced by Dun Deal) 

Best Mixtape: 

Action Bronson - Blue Chips 2 
Fabolous - The Soul Tape 3 
Migos - No Label 2 
Rich Homie Quan - I Promise I Will Never Stop Going In 
Wiz Khalifa - 28 Grams 

Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse: 

B.o.B - "Paranoid" (Ty Dolla $ign f/ B.o.B) 
B.o.B - "Up Down" (Do This All Day) (T-Pain f/ B.o.B) 
Drake - "Who Do You Love" (YG f/ Drake) 
Kendrick Lamar - "Control" (Big Sean f/ Kendrick Lamar & Jay Electronica) 
Pharrell - "Move That Doh" (Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino) 

Impact Track: 

Common f/ Vince Staples - "Kingdom" 
Lecrae - "Nuthin" 
Lupe Fiasco - "Mission" 
The Roots f/ Patty Cash - "Never" 
Talib Kweli f/ Abby Dobson - "State of Grace" 

People's Champ Award: 

Drake - "Worst Behavior" 
Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino - "Move That Doh" 
Iggy Azalea f/ Charli XCX - "Fancy" 
Wiz Khalifa - "We Dem Boyz" 
YG f/ Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill & Rich Homie Quan - "My Hitta" (Remix) 

Photo: Getty Images

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