Drake Leads Nominees For 2020 BET Awards

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Canada’s very own Drake leads the way as nominations have been announced for the 2020 BET Awards.

The Toronto rap star is up for six awards, including Best Male Hip Hop Artist. 

Also representing Canada are The Weeknd, nominated for Best Male R&B/Pop Artist, and Director X, nominated for Video Director of the Year.

The top female nominee this year is Megan Thee Stallion, who earned five nominations including Album of the Year and Best Female Hip Hop Artist.

The BET Awards will be handed out June 28.

Check out the nominations in music categories below:

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Cuz I Love You - Lizzo

Fever - Megan Thee Stallion

Homecoming: The Live Album - Beyoncé

I Used to Know Her - H.E.R.

Kirk - DaBaby

Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial - Roddy Ricch

BEST FEMALE R&B/POP ARTIST

Beyoncé

H.E.R.

Jhene Aiko

Kehlani

Lizzo

Summer Walker

BEST MALE R&B/POP ARTIST

Anderson .Paak

Chris Brown

Jacquees

Khalid

The Weeknd

Usher

BEST GROUP

Chloe x Halle

City Girls

EarthGang

Griselda

JACKBOYS

Migos

BEST COLLABORATION

Chris Brown ft. Drake - "No Guidance"

DJ Khaled ft. Nipsey Hussle & John Legend - "Higher"

Future ft. Drake - “Life Is Good"

H.E.R. ft. YG - "Slide"

Megan Thee Stallion ft. Nicki Minaj & Ty Dolla $ign - “Hot Girl Summer"

Wale ft. Jeremih - “On Chill"

BEST MALE HIP HOP ARTIST

DaBaby

Drake

Future

Lil Baby

Roddy Ricch

Travis Scott

BEST FEMALE HIP HOP ARTIST

Cardi B

Doja Cat

Lizzo

Megan Thee Stallion

Nicki Minaj

Saweetie

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Chris Brown Ft. Drake - "No Guidance"

DaBaby - "Bop"

DJ Khaled ft. Nipsey Hussle & John Legend - "Higher"

Doja Cat - "Say So"

Megan Thee Stallion ft. Nicki Minaj & Ty Dolla $ign - "Hot Girl Summer"

Roddy Ricch - "The Box"

VIDEO DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR

Benny Boom

Cole Bennett

Dave Meyers

Director X

Eif Rivera

Teyana "Spike Tee" Taylor

BEST NEW ARTIST

DaniLeigh

Lil Nas X

Pop Smoke

Roddy Ricch

Summer Walker

YBN Cordae

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