Kanye West nominated for nine hip-hop awards
US rapper Kanye West has been nominated for nine prizes at this year's BET Hip Hop awards, which take place in Atlanta next month.
The 32-year-old's latest album, '808s & Heartbreak', has more than a million copies but he failed to win any trophies at the MTV Awards on Sunday.
Jay-Z and Lil Wayne are up for seven awards each at the BET ceremony.
Watch Kanye West's video for 'Heartless' as featured on '808s & Heartbreak' below:
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