The 2017 #BET Hip Hop Awards nominations list is out.The awards show is scheduled to take place in Miami on 6th October and will premiere on the BET network on October 10, 2017.
DJ Khaled, Kendrick Lamar and upcoming rap artiste, Cardi B are the most nominated with 9 nods each. All three will be going up against each other in the Single of the Year, MVP of the Year, Hustler of the Year and Best Hip Hop Video categories. Meanwhile, Lamar and Khaled will contend for Album of the Year.
Following not so closely with 5 nominations each are Jay-Z and Chance the rapper, in the Lyricist of the Year, MVP of the Year and Hustler of the Year. Jay-Z’s 4.44 album was also nominated for Album of the Year.