Published April 25th

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
(WINNER) Beyoncé
Janelle Monáe
Jhene Aiko
Ciara
Rihanna
K. Michelle

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
(WINNER) Chris Brown
Trey Songz
The Weeknd
August Alsina
Usher
John Legend

Best Group
A$AP Mob
Migos
(WINNER) Rae Sremmurd
Rich Gang
Young Money
Jodeci

Best Collaboration
Chris Brown F/ Lil Wayne & Tyga – Loyal
Big Sean Ft. E-40 – Idfwu
August Alsina Ft. Nicki Minaj - No Love (Remix)
(WINNER) Common & John Legend - Glory (From The Motion Picture "Selma")
Chris Brown Ft. Usher & Rick Ross - New Flame
Mark Ronson Ft. Bruno Mars - Uptown Funk

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
(WINNER) Kendrick Lamar
Common
Big Sean
Drake
J. Cole
Wale

Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
Azealia Banks
Dej Loaf
Iggy Azalea
(WINNER) Nicki Minaj
Tink
Trina

Video Of The Year
(WINNER) Beyoncé - 7/11
Big Sean F/ E-40 - Idfwu
Chris Brown Ft. Lil Wayne & Tyga - Loyal
Chris Brown F/ Usher & Rick Ross - New Flame
Common & John Legend - Glory (From The Motion Picture "Selma")
Nicki Minaj - Anaconda

Video Director Of The Year
Benny Boom
(WINNER) Beyoncé, Ed Burke & Todd Tourso
Chris Robinson
Fatima Robinson
Hype Williams

Best New Artist
Bobby Shmurda
Dej Loaf
Fetty Wap
Rae Sremmurd
(WINNER) Sam Smith
Tinashe

Best Gospel Artist
Michelle Williams
Erica Campbell
Deitrick Haddon
Fred Hammond
Mali Music
(WINNER) Lecrae

Best Actress
Gabrielle Union
Kerry Washington
(WINNER) Taraji P. Henson
Tracee Ellis Ross
Viola Davis

Best Actor
Anthony Anderson
Idris Elba
Jussie Smollet
Kevin Hart
(WINNER) Terrence Howard

YoungStars Award
Jacob Latimore
Jaden Smith
(WINNER) Mo'Ne Davis
Quvenzhane Wallis
Zendaya

Best Movie
Annie
Beyond The Lights
(WINNER) Selma
Think Like A Man Too
Top Five

Sportsman Of The Year
Chris Paul
Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Lebron James
Marshawn Lynch
(WINNER) Stephen Curry

Sportswoman Of The Year
Brittney Griner
Candace Parker
Serena Williams
Skylar Diggins
Venus Williams

Centric Award
Avery Sunshine, 'Call My Name'
Jazmine Sullivan F/ Meek Mill, 'Dumb'
Mark Ronson F/ Bruno Mars, 'Uptown Funk'
Sam Smith F/ Mary J. Blige, 'Stay With Me'
(WINNER) The Weeknd, 'Earned It' (From The Fifty Shades Of Grey Soundtrack)

Best International Act: Africa
AKA (South Africa)
(WINNER) Stonebwoy (Ghana)
Sarkodie (Ghana)
Fally Ipupa (Drc)
Sauti Sol (Kenya)
Wizkid (Nigeria)
The Soil (South Africa)
Yemi Alade (Nigeria)

Best International Act: UK
FKA Twigs
Fuse ODG
Lethal Bizzle
Little Simz
Mnek
(WINNER) Stormzy

Viewers’ Choice Award
Beyoncé - "711"
Dej Loaf - "Try Me"
Kendrick Lamar - "I"
(WINNER) Nicki Minaj Ft. Drake, Lil Wayne & Chris Brown - "Only"
Rae Sremmurd F/ Nicki Minaj & Young Thug - "Throw Sum Mo"
The Weeknd - "Earned It" (From The 50 Shades Of Grey Soundtrack)