Here Is The Complete List Of Nominees For The 2019 BET Awards

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Here Is The Complete List Of Nominees For The 2019 BET Awards

Find out which of your favorite artists, actors and athletes are in the running.

Published May 16th

It's the most anticipated time of the year for Black music! The 2019 BET Awards is nearly upon us, so we know you're excited to see who's up for what. Let us just say, the competition is fierce! 

Cardi Bwho has been racking up awards all year long, leads the pack with seven nominations, including Album of the Year and Best Female Hip Hop Artist alongside two separate nods in both the Best Collaboration and Video of the Year categories. But the Bronx native has some competition in the Album of the Year category from hard hitters like Travis Scott (Astroworld) and the Carters (Everything Is Love) up for noms as well. 

Fresh off nabbing his fourth Grammy and 12 awards at the 2019 BBMAs, Drake follows with five nods, including Best Male Hip Hop Artist, Video of the Year and Best Collaboration. 

Beyoncé, Travis Scott and J. Cole round of the rest of the of the top picks with four nominations each, while Bruno Mars, 21 Savage, Childish Gambino, H.E.R. and Ella Mai each received three nominations.  

 

Check out the entire list of 2018 BET Awards nominees below:

  1. Best Female R&B/Pop Artist

    BEYONCÉ

    ELLA MAI

    H.E.R.

    SOLANGE

    SZA

    TEYANA TAYLOR

  2. Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

    ANDERSON .PAAK

    BRUNO MARS

    CHILDISH GAMBINO

    CHRIS BROWN

    JOHN LEGEND

    KHALID

  3. Best Group

    CHLOE X HALLE

    CITY GIRLS

    LIL BABY & GUNNA

    MIGOS

    THE CARTERS

  4. Best Collaboration

    21 SAVAGE FT. J. COLE - A Lot 

    CARDI B & BRUNO MARS - Please Me

    CARDI B FT. BAD BUNNY & J BALVIN - I Like It 

    H.E.R. FT. BRYSON TILLER - Could've Been

    TRAVIS SCOTT FT. DRAKE - Sicko Mode

    TYGA FT. OFFSET - Taste

     

  5. Best Male Hip Hop Artist

    21 SAVAGE

    DRAKE

    J. COLE

    MEEK MILL

    NIPSEY HUSSLE

    TRAVIS SCOTT

  6. Best Female Hip Hop Artist

    CARDI B

    KASH DOLL

    LIZZO

    MEGAN THEE STALLION 

    NICKI MINAJ

    REMY MA

  7. Video of the Year

    21 SAVAGE FT. J. COLE - A Lot

    CARDI B - Money

    CARDI B & BRUNO MARS - Please Me

    CHILDISH GAMBINO - This Is America

    DRAKE - Nice For What

    THE CARTERS - Apes**t

  8. Video Director of the Year

    BENNY BOOM

    COLIN TILLEY

    DAVE MEYERS

    HYPE WILLIAMS

    KARENA EVANS

  9. Best New Artist

    BLUEFACE

    CITY GIRLS

    JUICE WRLD

    LIL BABY

    QUEEN NAIJA

  10. Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award

    ERICA CAMPBELL FT. WARRYN CAMPBELL - All Of My Life

    FRED HAMMOND - Tell Me Where It Hurts

    KIRK FRANKLIN - Love Theory

    SNOOP DOGG FT. RANCE ALLEN - Blessing Me Again

    TORI KELLY FT. KIRK FRANKLIN - Never Alone

  11. Best International Act

    AKA (SOUTH AFRICA)

    AYA NAKAMURA (FRANCE)

    BURNA BOY (NIGERIA)

    DAVE (UK)

    DOSSEH (FRANCE)

    GIGGS (UK)

    MR. EAZI (NIGERIA)

  12. Best New International Act – (Fan Voted Category)

    HEADIE ONE (UK) 

    JOKAIR (FRANCE) 

    NESLY (FRANCE)

    OCTAVIAN (UK) 

    SHO MADJODZI (AFRICA)

    TENIOLA APATA (AFRICA) 

  13. Best Actress

    ISSA RAE

    REGINA HALL

    REGINA KING

    TARAJI P. HENSON

    TIFFANY HADDISH

    VIOLA DAVIS

  14. Best Actor

    ANTHONY ANDERSON

    CHADWICK BOSEMAN

    DENZEL WASHINGTON

    MAHERSHALA ALI

    MICHAEL B. JORDAN

    OMARI HARDWICK

  15. YoungStars Award

    CALEB MCLAUGHLIN

    LYRIC ROSS

    MARSAI MARTIN

    MICHAEL RAINEY JR.

    MILES BROWN

  16. Best Movie

    BLACKKKLANSMAN

    CREED 2

    IF BEALE STREET COULD TALK

    SPIDER-MAN: INTO THE SPIDER-VERSE

    THE HATE U GIVE

  17. Sportswoman of the Year

    ALLYSON FELIX

    CANDACE PARKER

    NAOMI OSAKA

    SERENA WILLIAMS

    SIMONE BILES

  18. Sportsman of the Year

    KEVIN DURANT

    LEBRON JAMES

    ODELL BECKHAM JR.

    STEPHEN CURRY

    TIGER WOODS

  19. Album of the Year

    ASTROWORLD - TRAVIS SCOTT

    CHAMPIONSHIPS - MEEK MILL

    ELLA MAI - ELLA MAI

    EVERYTHING IS LOVE - THE CARTERS

    INVASION OF PRIVACY - CARDI B

  20. 2019 Coca-Cola Viewers’ Choice Award

    CARDI B, BAD BUNNY & J BALVIN - I Like It

    CHILDISH GAMBINO - This Is America

    DRAKE - In My Feelings

    ELLA MAI - Trip

    J. COLE - Middle Child

    TRAVIS SCOTT FT. DRAKE - Sicko Mode

  21. BET Her Award

    ALICIA KEYS - Raise A Man

    CIARA - Level Up

    H.E.R. - Hard Place

    JANELLE MONÁE - Pynk

    QUEEN NAIJA - Mama's Hand

    TEYANA TAYLOR - Rose In Harlem

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Written by BET Staff

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