The 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards nominations list is out.
DJ Khaled, Kendrick Lamar and newcomer rapper, Cardi B are the most nominated with 9 nods each.
All three will be going up against each other in the Single of the Year, MVP of the Year, Hustler of the Year and Best Hip Hop Video categories, while Lamar and Khaled contend for Album of the Year.
Following not so closely with 5 nominations each are Jay-Z and Chance the rapper in the Lyricist of the Year, MVP of the Year and Hustler of the Year. Jay-Z’s 4.44 album was also nominated for Album of the Year.
The awards show will take place in Miami on 6 October and will premiere on the BET network on 10 October.