The 2017 BET Awards nominations are in and our Queen leads the pack with SEVEN! They are:
1. Album of the Year (LEMONADE)
2. Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
3. Video of the Year (Sorry)
4. Video Director of the Year (Sorry)
5. Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award (Sorry)
6. Best Collaboration (Freedom)
7. Best Collaboration (AGAIN!) [Shining]
The BET Awards will air live on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at 8PM EST!
When Running Man won the Viewers Choice of Best Program Award, the gentleman JK waited for JH & let her go first. Aww! Yes, they sat side by side at the table too (Cr weibo, via spartace_couple_forever) #spartace #kimjongkook #songjihyo #runningman #sbsentertainment
Chris Brown, Nicki Minaj Lead With BET Awards Nominations
Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj are the top contenders at the upcoming BET Awards with six nominations each.
Brown will compete twice for video of the year with the hits “Loyal” and “New Flame” at the June 28 show in Los Angeles, BET announced Monday. Minaj is up for the top prize with her eye-popping “Anaconda” music video.
Beyonce and Lil Wayne follow with four nominations each. Beyonce’s “7/11” also will compete for video of the year, along with Big Sean’s “IDFWU” and Common and John Legend’s Oscar-winning “Glory,” from the film “Selma.”
Brown’s nominations include best male R&B/pop artist and viewers’ choice award. He’s nominated twice for best collaboration thanks to “Loyal,” which features Lil Wayne and Tyga, and “New Flame,” which co-stars Usher and Rick Ross.
Minaj is nominated for best female hip-hop artist, best group as a member of Young Money and best collaboration for the remix of “No Love” with August Alsina. She’s nominated twice for the viewer’s choice award with her hit “Only” and as a guest on Rae Sremmurd’s “Throw Some Mo.”
Other nominees include The Weeknd, Fetty Wap, FKA twigs and Sam Smith, who will compete for best new artist. “Empire” stars Taraji P. Henson and Jussie Smollett are nominated for acting awards, while Serena Williams and Floyd Mayweather Jr. earned sports nominations.
“This year’s nominees showcase a diverse group of talent that includes longstanding entertainers, breakout performers, and outstanding athletes,” Stephen Hill, BET’s president of programming, said in a statement.
The BET Awards will air live from the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live.
1. Video of the Year - Formation
2. Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
3. Best Collaboration - Feeling Myself - Nicki Minaj & Beyoncé
4. Centric Award - Formation
5. Coca Cola Viewers Choice Award - Formation
Beyoncé is the MOST NOMINATED artist in BET Awards history (55 Nominations). She is also the artist with the MOST WINS in BET Awards history (19 Wins)!
Hive, make sure you vote for Beyoncé in all five categories!
Words can’t describe how happy I am for this man. He’s been through a lot & he deserves all the love and support he’s been getting lately. I’m so proud to call myself a fan of someone as talented and humble as August Anthony Alsina Jr.