BET Announces Nominees for the 2013 Hip Hop Awards: See the Full List Here!

Posted Thursday August 22, 2013 10:11 PM GMT

It's one of the biggest awards show in the industry and on Thursday (August 22), nominees for the 2013 BET Hip Hop Awards were announced.

Hosted by Snoop Lion, this year Kendrick Lamar leads the pack in nods with a whopping 14 nominations.

Also in the running for a plethora of trophies are Drake with 13 nominations and J. Cole with 10.

If you can't check out the star-studded ceremony at the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center on September 28th, fans can watch the show on BET on October 15th. Check out the full list of nominations below!

BEST HIP-HOP VIDEO
A$AP Rocky ft. Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar: “Problems”
B.o.B ft. T.I. & Juicy J: “We Still in This”
J. Cole ft. Miguel: “Power Trip”
Drake: “Started From the Bottom”
Kendrick Lamar: “Don’t Kill My Vibe”

REESE’S PERFECT COMBO AWARD (Best Collaboration, Duo or Group)
Ace Hood ft. Rick Ross & Future: “Bugatti”
A$AP Rocky ft. Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar: “Problems”
J. Cole ft. Miguel: “Power Trip”
French Montana ft. Rick Ross, Drake & Lil Wayne: “Pop That”
Kendrick Lamar ft. Drake: “Poetic Justice”
Wale ft. Tiara Thomas: “Bad”

BEST LIVE PERFORMER
2 Chainz
J. Cole
Jay Z
Kendrick Lamar
Kanye West

LYRICIST OF THE YEAR
J. Cole
Drake
Jay Z
Kendrick Lamar
Wale

VIDEO DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR
A$AP Rocky & A$AP Ferg
Benny Boom
Director X
Dre Films
Hype Williams

DJ OF THE YEAR
DJ Drama
DJ Envy
DJ Funkmaster Flex
DJ Khaled
DJ Scream

PRODUCER OF THE YEAR
J. Cole
Hit-Boy
DJ Mustard
Mike WiLL Made It
Pharrell Williams

MVP OF THE YEAR
2 Chainz
J. Cole
Drake
Jay Z
Kendrick Lamar

TRACK OF THE YEAR
“Power Trip” – Produced by J. Cole (J. Cole ft. Miguel)
“Problems” – Produced by Noah “40″ Shebib (A$AP Rocky ft. Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar)
“Don’t Kill My Vibe” – Produced by Sounwave (Kendrick Lamar)
“Bugatti” – Produced by Mike WiLL Made It (Ace Hood ft. Rick Ross & Future)
“Started From the Bottom” – Produced by Mike Zombie & Noah “40″ Shebib (Drake)

ALBUM OF THE YEAR
J. Cole: Born Sinner
Jay Z: Magna Carta… Holy Grail
Kendrick Lamar: good kid, m.A.A.d city
Nas: Life Is Good
Wale: The Gifted

WHO NEW? ROOKIE OF THE YEAR
Action Bronson
A$AP Ferg
Earl Sweatshirt
Joey Bada$$
Trinidad Jame$

HUSTLER OF THE YEAR
Diddy
Jay Z
Kendrick Lamar
T.I.
Kanye West

MADE-YOU-LOOK AWARD
2 Chainz
A$AP Rocky
Jay Z
Kendrick Lamar
Nicki Minaj
Kanye West

BEST CLUB BANGER
Ace Hood ft. Rick Ross & Future: “Bugatti” (Produced by Mike WiLL Made It)
A$AP Rocky ft. Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar: “Problems” (Produced by Noah “40″ Shebib)
Drake: “Started From the Bottom” (Produced by Mike Zombie & Noah “40″ Shebib)
French Montana ft. Rick Ross, Drake & Lil Wayne: “Pop That” (Produced by Lee on the Beats)
Trinidad Jame$: “All Gold Everything” (Produced by Devon Gallaspy)

BEST MIXTAPE
Big Sean: Detroit
Chance The Rapper: Acid Rap
Travi$ Scott: Owl Pharaoh
Stalley: Honest Cowboy
Trinidad Jame$: Don’t Be S.A.F.E.

SWEET 16 (Best Featured Verse)
Diddy: “Same Damn Time (Remix)” (Future ft. Diddy & Ludacris)
Drake: “Versace (Remix)” (Migos ft. Drake)
Future: “Bugatti” (Ace Hood ft. Rick Ross & Future)
Kendrick Lamar: “Problems” (A$AP Rocky ft. Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar)
Wiz Khalifa: “U.O.E.N.O. (Remix)” (Rocko ft. Future & Wiz Khalifa)

IMPACT TRACK
J. Cole ft. TLC: “Crooked Smile”
Jay Z ft. Justin Timberlake: “Holy Grail”
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis: “Same Love”
Wale ft. Sam Dew: “LoveHate Thing”
Kanye West: “BLKKK SKKKNHEAD”

PEOPLE’S CHAMP AWARD
A$AP Rocky ft Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar: “Problems”
J. Cole ft. Miguel: “Power Trip”
Drake: “Started From the Bottom”
Kendrick Lamar: “Don’t Kill My Vibe”
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis ft. Ray Dalton: “Can’t Hold Us”

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