"I wish I had the choice when it was time for me to tell my story,"
Baby Keem, Silk Sonic, Chlöe, Future, H.E.R., and Jazmine Sullivan also earned multiple nominations.
"The only difference I see is I'm a black young lady," Richardson pointed out.
The 21-year-old athlete placed ninth—last overall—in the highly anticipated race.
"I always loved wearing kimonos when I was a kid. So, to be able to do it in denim felt really different and a bit unexpected," shared the tennis star.
The track star will race against Jamaica's Elaine Thompson-Herah, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce, and Shericka Jackson after being disqualified from the Tokyo Olympics.
The news was confirmed in a Beats By Dre ad starring track star Sha'Carri Richardson, which aired during Game 6 of the NBA Finals.
The track star and former Olympic hopeful has reportedly been offered the role of spokesperson and resident "doctor" with the company Dr. Dabber.
"It started from an evil plot, and now this plot is affecting our future. So many of our brothers, sisters, mothers, daughters and sons are rotting in jail for marijuana…