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Stormzy, Skepta, Tinie Tempah, Kendrick Lamar score BET Awards nominations

The nominees for this year's BET Awards have now been announced and they include Kendrick Lamar, Rihanna, Stormzy, Skepta and Adele. 

The Best International Act: UK category is exciting for homegrown talent as it sees the likes of Kano, Krept & Konan, Lianne La Havas, Skepta, Stormzy and Tinie Tempah up for the prize. 

Adele, Beyoncé and Rihanna will go head to head for the Best Female R&B/Pop Artist prize, while The Weeknd and Chris Brown are nominated for the Best Male R&B/Pop Artist award. Fetty Wap, Future Kendrick Lamar, Drake, Future, J. Cole and Kanye West are all up for the Best Male Hip Hop Artist title.

Beyoncé's video for 'Formation' has been nominated in the Video of the Year category. 

The ceremony will take place on Sunday, June 26 and you can see the full list of BET Awards nominees here:

Best International Act: UK

Krept & Konan
Lianne La Havas
Tinie Tempah

Best New Artist

Alessia Cara
Andra Day
Bryson Tiller
Tory Lanez

Best International Act: Africa

AKA (South Africa)
Black Coffee (South Africa)
Cassper Nyovest (South Africa)
Diamond Platnumz (Tanzania)
Mzvee (Ghana)
Serge Beynaud (Cote D’Ivoire)
WizKid (Nigeria)
Yemi Alade (Nigeria)

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist

Andra Day
K. Michelle

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

Bryson Tiller
Chris Brown
The Weeknd

Best Collaboration

Big Sean Feat. Chris Brown & Ty Dolla $ign – “Play No Games”
Big Sean Feat. Kanye West & John Legend – “One Man Can Change The World”
Future Feat. Drake - “Where Ya At”
Nicki Minaj Feat. Beyoncé  - “Feeling Myself”
Rihanna Feat. Drake – “Work”

Best Male Hip Hop Artist

Fetty Wap
J. Cole
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar

Best Female Hip Hop Artist

Dej Loaf
Lil Kim
Missy Elliott
Nicki Minaj
Remy Ma

Video Of the Year

Beyoncé – “Formation”
Bryson Tiller – “Don’t”
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Kendrick Lamar – “Alright”
Rihanna Feat. Drake – “Work”

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Watch a selection of videos from nominated artists here:


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