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Drake2013The Young Money train running 2014 continues as Drake lands the most nominations at this year’s BET Hip-Hop Awards.

The Canadian rapper scores eight nods in categories including Best Hip-Hop Video, Best Live Performer, Lyricist of the Year, MVP of the Year, Album of the Year, Hustler of the Year, and the People’s Champ Award.

Jay Z, Future, and Pharrell follow with six nods, while Nicki Minaj, Rich Homie Quan, and YG pick up five nominations.

In the Album of the Year category, Drake’s Nothing Was the Same will go up against Eminem’s The Marshall Mathers LP 2, Future’s Honest, Rick Ross’ Mastermind, ScHoolboy Q’s Oxymoron, and Yo Gotti’s I Am.

The Lyricist of the Year nominees include Drake, Eminem, J. Cole, Jay Z, Kendrick Lamar, and Nicki Minaj.

Uncle Snoop aka Snoop Dogg will once again host the ninth annual show, which will be taped on September 20 at the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center in Atlanta, and will premiere on October 14 at 8 p.m. ET.

See the list of nominees below.

BET Hip-Hop Awards 2014 Nominations

Best Hip-Hop Video

Drake – “Worst Behavior”

Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino – “Move That Doh”

Iggy Azalea f/ Charli XCX – “Fancy”

J. Cole f/ TLC – “Crooked Smile”

Nicki Minaj – “Pills N Potions”

Wiz Khalifa – “We Dem Boyz”

Best Collabo, Duo or Group

Eminem f/ Rihanna – “The Monster”

Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino – “Move That Doh”

Jay Z f/ Justin Timberlake – “Holy Grail”

ScHoolboy Q f/ BJ The Chicago Kid – “Studio”

YG f/ Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan – “My Hitta”

Best Live Performer


Jay Z

Kanye West

Kendrick Lamar


Lyricist of the Year



J. Cole

Jay Z

Kendrick Lamar

Nicki Minaj

Video Director of the Year

Benny Boom

Chris Robinson

Director X

Dre Films

Hype Williams

DJ of the Year

DJ Drama

DJ Envy

DJ Khaled

DJ Mustard

DJ Scream

Producer of the Year

DJ Mustard

Drumma Boy


Mike WiLL Made It



MVP of the Year

DJ Mustard



Jay Z

Nicki Minaj

Track of the Year

“Cut Her Off (Remix)” – Produced by Will-A-Fool (K Camp f/ Lil Boosie, YG & Too $hort)

“Move That Doh” – Produced by Mike WiLL Made It (Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino)

“My Hitta” – Produced by DJ Mustard (YG f/ Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan)

“Studio” – Produced by Swiff D (ScHoolboy Q f/ BJ The Chicago Kid)

“Worst Behavior” – Produced by DJ Dahi (Drake)

Album of the Year

Drake – Nothing Was the Same

Eminem – The Marshall Mathers LP 2

Future – Honest

Rick Ross – Mastermind

ScHoolboy Q – Oxymoron

Yo Gotti – I Am

Who Blew Up Award

Iggy Azalea


Rich Homie Quan

ScHoolboy Q


Young Thug

Hustler of the Year

Dr. Dre


Jay Z

Rick Ross


Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip-Hop Style)

A$AP Rocky

Jay Z

Kanye West

Nicki Minaj

Young Thug

Best Club Banger

Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino – “Move That Doh” (Produced by Mike WiLL Made It)

K Camp f/ Lil Boosie, YG & Too $hort – “Cut Her Off” (Remix) (Produced by Will-A-Fool)

Migos – “Fight Night” (Produced by Stack Boy Twaun)

Wiz Khalifa – “We Dem Boyz” (Produced by Detail)

YG f/ Jeezy & Rich Homie Quan – “My Hitta” (Produced by DJ Mustard)

Young Thug – “Stoner” (Produced by Dun Deal)

Best Mixtape

Action Bronson – Blue Chips 2

Fabolous – The Soul Tape 3

Migos – No Label 2

Rich Homie Quan – I Promise I Will Never Stop Going In

Wiz Khalifa – 28 Grams

Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse

B.o.B – “Paranoid” (Ty Dolla $ign f/ B.o.B)

B.o.B – “Up Down” (Do This All Day) (T-Pain f/ B.o.B)

Drake – “Who Do You Love” (YG f/ Drake)

Kendrick Lamar – “Control” (Big Sean f/ Kendrick Lamar & Jay Electronica)

Pharrell – “Move That Doh” (Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T &Casino)

Impact Track

Common f/ Vince Staples – “Kingdom”

Lecrae – “Nuthin”

Lupe Fiasco – “Mission”

The Roots f/ Patty Cash – “Never”

Talib Kweli f/ Abby Dobson – “State of Grace”

People’s Champ Award

Drake – “Worst Behavior”

Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T & Casino – “Move That Doh”

Iggy Azalea f/ Charli XCX – “Fancy”

Wiz Khalifa – “We Dem Boyz”

YG f/ Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Meek Mill & Rich Homie Quan – “My Hitta” (Remix)

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