BET Awards 2023 nominees for “Album of the Year” are here. From thought-provoking lyricism to innovative production, these exceptional albums have left an indelible mark on the music landscape, showcasing the diverse talent and artistic brilliance that define the year's most outstanding releases. As we gear up for culture’s biggest night, where we’re set to celebrate 50 years of hip-hop. get familiar with these projects. And don’t forget to catch the BET Awards 2023 happening LIVE on BET on Sunday, June 25, 2023, at 8 PM ET/ 5 PM PT.
GLORILLA — ANYWAYS, LIFE'S GREAT
Anyways, Life's Great is the debut EP by breakthrough emcee, GloRilla. Only nine tracks long but it features several stand-out records, including the viral single “FNF (Let’s Go)” and “Tomorrow 2” featuring fellow nominee Cardi B.
CHRIS BROWN — BREEZY
Breezy marks veteran r&b crooner Chris Brown’s tenth studio album. Much like his previous efforts, the project contains 23 songs, 33 if you purchased the deluxe version.
DJ KHALED — GOD DID
DJ Khaled called upon several of his big-name friends—many of whom earned nominations this year—including Drake, SZA, City Girls, Quavo, the late Takeoff, and tons more.
DRAKE and 21 SAVAGE — HER LOSS
“Album of the Year” is one of seven nominations Canada-born emcee Drake earned at this year’s ceremony.
KENDRICK LAMAR - MR. MORALE & THE BIG STEPPERS
With its intricate lyricism, soul-stirring production, and thought-provoking themes, Kendrick Lamar’s album Mr. Morale & the Big Steppers once again cements the emcee’s status as a visionary artist, delivering an album that resonates with raw authenticity and undeniable artistry.
SZA — SOS
SZA's second album SOS is a stunning display of her unique artistry, effortlessly blending elements of R&B, soul, and pop to create an intimate and captivating sonic experience.
BEYONCÉ - RENAISSANCE
The BET Awards 2023 premieres Sunday, June 25 at 8 pm ET/PT on BET and BET Her.