The Canadian rapper leads with eight nods from the Best Hip-Hop Video, Best Live Performer, Lyricist of the Year, MVP of the Year, Album of the Year, Hustler of the Year, and the People’s Champ Award.
His flirtatious label mate, Nicki Minaj, leads for the women with five nods. She’s joined by Rich Homie Quan and YG for the same amount, while Jay Z, Future, and Pharrell, supersede them one nod above with six.
BET’s ninth annual award show will be once again hosted by the D-O-double G, Snoop Dogg. It’ll be taped on September 20 at the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center in Atlanta, and air on October 14 at 8 p.m. ET.
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