News: BET Hip Hop Awards 2011 Nominations #Tha5elements #BetAwards


The 2011 Hip Hop Awards nominations have been announced Lil Wayne with 18 nominations. Wiz Khalifa has 11 and Rick Ross has 10. The awards, hosted by Mike Epps, will air on Tuesday, October 11th.

Continue reading for the full nominations.

Best Hip Hop Video: 
Big Sean f/ Chris Brown – My Last 
Chris Brown f/ Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes – Look At Me Now 
DJ Khaled f/ Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne – I’m On One 
Eminem f/ Rihanna – Love The Way You Lie 
Kanye West f/ Rihanna – All Of The Lights

Reese’s Perfect Combo Award (Best Collab): 
Ace Hood f/ Rick Ross & Lil Wayne – Hustle Hard (Remix) 
Big K.R.I.T. f/ Ludacris & Bun B – Country Shit (Remix) 
Chris Brown f/ Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes – Look At Me Now 
DJ Khaled f/ Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne – I’m On One
Lupe Fiasco f/ Trey Songz – Out Of My Head

Best Live Performer: 
Busta Rhymes 
Cee-Lo Green 
Jay-Z 
Lil Wayne 
Kanye West

Lyricist of the Year: 
Jay-Z 
Lil Wayne 
Nicki Minaj 
Rick Ross 
Kanye West

Video Director of the Year: 
Gil Green 
Anthony Mandler 
Chris Robinson 
Kanye West 
Hype Williams

Producer of the Year: 
J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League 
Kane Beatz 
Lex Luger 
No I.D. 
Kanye West, Emile, Jeff Bhasker & Mike Dean

MVP of the Year: 
Lil Wayne 
Nicki Minaj 
Rick Ross 
Kanye West 
Wiz Khalifa

Track of the Year: 
6 Foot 7 Foot – Produced by Bangladesh (Lil Wayne f/ Cory Gunz) 
Black and Yellow – Produced by Stargate (Wiz Khalifa) 
I’m On One – Produced by T-Minus (DJ Khaled f/ Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne) 
Look At Me Now – Produced by Diplo & Afrojack (Chris Brown f/ Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes) 
My Last – Produced by Lex Luger (Big Sean f/ Chris Brown)

CD of the Year: 
Big Sean – Finally Famous 
Lupe Fiasco – LASERS 
Nicki Minaj – Pink Friday 
Kanye West – My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy 
Wiz Khalifa – Rolling Papers

DJ of the Year: 
DJ Drama 
DJ Enuff 
DJ Envy 
DJ Khaled 
DJ Prostyle

Rookie of the Year: 
Big K.R.I.T. 
Big Sean 
Frank Ocean 
Diggy Simmons 
Tyler the Creator 
Wiz Khalifa

Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip Hop Style): 
Jay-Z 
Lil Wayne 
Nicki Minaj 
Kanye West 
Wiz Khalifa

Best Hip Hop Online Site: 
All Hip Hop.com 
Bossip.com 
Nah Right.com 
Rap Radar.com 
World Star Hip Hop.com

Best Club Banger: 
Ace Hood – Hustle Hard (Produced by Lex Luger) 
DJ Khaled f/ Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne – I’m On One (Produced by T-Minus) 
Lil Wayne f/ Cory Gunz – 6 foot 7 foot (Produced by Bangladesh) 
Waka Flocka Flame – No Hands (Produced by Lex Luger) 
Wiz Khalifa – Black And Yellow (Produced by Stargate) 
YC Worldwide f/ Future – Racks (Produced by Sonny Digital)

Best Mixtape: 
Big K.R.I.T. – Return Of 4Eva 
B.o.B – No Genre 
J. Cole – Friday Night Lights 
Kendrick Lamar – Section .80 
Frank Ocean – Nostalgia, Ultra

Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse: 
Busta Rhymes – Look At Me Now (Chris Brown f/ Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes) 
Lil Wayne – Motivation (Kelly Rowland f/ Lil Wayne) 
Nicki Minaj – Monster (Kanye West f/ Jay-Z, Rick Ross, Nicki Minaj and Bon Iver) 
Wiz Khalifa – Bright Lights, Bigger City (Cee-Lo Green f/ Wiz Khalifa) 
Wiz Khalifa – Till I’m Gone (Tinie Tempah f/ Wiz Khalifa)

Hustler of the Year: 
Diddy 
Jay-Z 
Lil Wayne 
Rick Ross 
Kanye West

Verizon People’s Champ Award (Viewers’ Choice): 
Chris Brown f/ Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes – Look At Me Now 
Lil Wayne f/ Cory Gunz – 6 Foot 7 Foot 
Nicki Minaj f/ Drake – Moment 4 Life 
Kanye West f/ Rihanna – All of The Lights 
Wiz Khalifa – Black And Yellow