The Nominations For The 2018 BET Awards Are In

It’s that time of year, time for BET’s big show. Although the BET Network doesn’t focus solely on music videos and musicians as the days of old their award show continues to focus on artist. 

A Tribe Called Quest & Migos are nominated for best group, best male Hip-Hop artist has Drake, Jay Z, Kendrick Lamar, & J. Cole squaring off, and the best female Hip-Hop artist has Cardi B, Nicki Minaj, & Rapsody squaring off.

And the nominees are…

Check out the full list of nominees below:
Album Of The Year:

  • Kendrick Lamar, DAMN.
  • SZA, CNTRL
  • JAY-Z, 4:44
  • Migos, Culture II
  • Black Panther: The Album
  • DJ Khaled, Grateful

Best Male Hip Hop Artist

  • Drake
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • DJ Khaled
  • JAY-Z
  • J. Cole

Best Female Hip Hop Artist:

  • Cardi B
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Remy Ma
  • DeJ Loaf
  • Rapsody

Video Of The Year:

  • Drake, “God’s Plan”
  • Cardi B, “Bodak Yellow”
  • Bruno Mars featuring Cardi B, “Finesse (Remix)”
  • DJ Khaled featuring Rihanna & Bryson Tiller, “Wild Thoughts”
  • Kendrick Lamar, “HUMBLE.”
  • Migos featuring Drake, “Walk It Talk It”

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist:

  • Beyonce
  • SZA
  • H.E.R.
  • Rihanna
  • Kehlani

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist:

  • Bruno Mars
  • Chris Brown
  • The Weeknd
  • Khalid
  • Daniel Caesar

Best Group:

  • Migos
  • A Tribe Called Quest
  • N.E.R.D.
  • Rae Sremmurd
  • Chloe x Halle

Best New Artist:

  • SZA
  • H.E.R.
  • Daniel Caesar
  • GOLDLINK
  • A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie

Best Collaboration:

  • Bruno Mars featuring Cardi B, “Finesse (Remix)”
  • DJ Khaled featuring Rihanna & Bryson Tiller, “Wild Thoughts”
  • DJ Khaled featuring Jay-Z, Future, and Beyoncé, “Top Off”
  • Cardi B featuring 21 Savage, “Bartier Cardi”
  • French Montana featuring Swae Lee, “Unforgettable”
  • Kendrick Lamar featuring Rihanna, “LOYALTY.”

Best International Act (Europe):

  • Booba (France)
  • Cassper Nyovest (SA)
  • Dadju (France)
  • Davido (Nigeria)​
  • Distruction Boyz (SA)
  • Fally Ipupa (Dr. Congo)
  • J Hus (UK)
  • Niska (France)
  • Tiwa Savage (Nigeria)
  • Stefflon Don (UK)
  • Stormzy (UK)

BET Her Award:

  • Janelle Monae, “Django Jane”
  • Lizzo, “Water Me”
  • Mary J. Blige, “Strength of a Woman”
  • Remy Ma featuring Chris Brown, “Melanin Magic (Pretty Brown)”
  • Chloe X Halle, “The Kids Are Alright”
  • Leikeli47, “2nd Fiddle”

Coca-Cola Viewers Choice Award:

  • SZA featuring Travis Scott, “Love Galore”
  • Cardi B, “Bodak Yellow”
  • Kendrick Lamar, “HUMBLE.”
  • Drake, “God’s Plan”
  • Migos feat. Cardi B & Nicki Minaj, “MotorSport”
  • DJ Khaled feat. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller, “Wild Thoughts”