BET Awards 2016 Announce Nominees Including Drake, Rihanna, Bryson Tiller And More


The BET Awards heads into its sixteenth year of show-stopping live performances and moments that have gone down in history of the showcase. Now, the network is preparing to add to the legacy with details on the forthcoming airing.

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With nine nominations, Drake reigns at the top of the noms list, with Beyonce and Rihanna ringing in five noms apiece.

Chris Brown snagged a nomination for Best Male R&B/Pop Artist, while Future was nominated for Best Male Hip Hop Artist. Nicki Minaj and Beyonce also received a nod for Best Collaboration following their latest joint track “Feeling Myself.”

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BET Awards 2016 will debut on June 26 at 8 p.m. EST.