This year, the nominee list at BET Hip Hop Awards is dominated by as he grabs 12 nominations, including Best Live Performer. Besides that, the rapper is also listed in Video of the Year, thanks to his Gil Green-directed "Lollipop" music video.
Another artist who dominates the awards nomination is . This year, he scores seven nominations, one of which is to compete with Lil Wayne, , , and in Lyricist of the Year. Other nominees include , , , and more.