Cassper Nyovest and Distruction Boyz nominated for BET Award

Angelo Anderson
May 17, 2018

2018 Bet Awards nominations were announced in 20 categories, selected by BET's Voting Academy comprised of a group of respected entertainment professionals in the fields of television, film, music, social media, digital marketing, sports journalism, public relations, creative arts and fans. The We The Best honcho leads the pack with six nominations, and Migos and SZA as well. Khaled is also a double-nominee in the category for Best Collaboration, where he triggers a mini battle between pop mega queens Rihanna and Beyoncé with both "Wild Thoughts", and "Top Off" in the running.

The organizers of the awards published the list of nominees for the respective categories and the one of most interest to Nigerians is the category for Best International Music Act, which features Davido and Tiwa Savage amongst other first-rate artistes across the world.

Recent Pulitzer Prize-winner Kendrick Lamar is among the nominees for best album, and he's got competition from himself, for his Black Panther soundtrack.


Hit the flip to see the full nomination listing. The male counterpart is also dominated by Black Panther stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Daniel Kaluuya and Sterling K. Brown, as well as Donald Glover and Denzel Washington.

The Williams sisters, Venus and Serena are both nominees for Sportswoman of the Year while LeBron James, Dwayne Wade, and Kevin Durant take on new age athletes Stephen Curry and Odell Beckham Jr. for Sportsman of the Year.

The awards will be held on Sunday, June 24.

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