Earlier today, the year’s hottest MC, Kendrick Lamar, R&B singer, Chris Brown, and a very pregnant, Tamar Braxton, announced this year’s BET Awards nominations on the rooftop of a nightclub in downtown L.A..
Gallery: The 2013 BET Awards Press Conference In L.A.
Landing the most nods this year (surprisingly…) is Toronto MC, Drake, who’s singles HYFR, and Started From The Bottom, as well as his collabs with fellow rappers, 2 Chainz (No Lie), and Kendrick Lamar (Poetic Justice), have landed him a whopping 12 nominations, including five in the Video of The Year category.
2 Chainz, and K. Dot have both earned themselves 8 nominations respectively, while A$AP Rocky wasn’t far behind with five nods, and Jay-Z, Justin Timberlake, and Miguel all tied with four nods each…
BET has tapped actor/comedian, Chris Tucker, to host this year’s awards, while Chris Brown and R. Kelly are the first confirmed performers of the evening. The 2013 BET Awards are set to air live, June 30th from the Nokia Theatre in L.A..
Is there anyone missing from the list that you definitely think deserved a nod?
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