The 2021 BET Hip Hop Award Nominees Have Been Announced

Headlines 10/09/2021

She's got some 'wet a** nominations' coming her way because Cardi B leads the tally for most nominations at the 2021 BET Hip Hop Awards.

Cardi B and Megan Thee Stallion both have been nominated for nine awards. This shows the power of Cardi's music as she hasn't even dropped a mixtape or a studio album this year.

Drake slides in behind with eight nominations including Hip Hop Artist of the Year and Song of the Year. His album Certified Lover Boy is not nominated for Hip Hop Album of the Year, having missed the cut-off date.

Tyler, The Creator has been nominated for four awards and, Lil Nas X got two.

Many artists are chasing the award for Hip Hop Album of the year including Moneybagg Yo, Tyler, the Creator, Migos, Megan Thee Stallion, DJ Khaled, 21 Savage & Metro Boomin, and J. Cole.

The 2021 BET Hip Hop Awards are happening on the 5th of October.