chris brown elsa getty images [2011 BET Awards] Chris Brown, Rihanna, Drake, Nicki Minaj, And More Nominated

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The nominees for the 2011 BET Awards on June 26th at 8pm/7 central have been announced and the list is full of artists we love here at AMP. Check out the list and tell us who you think should win!


 Best Female R&B Artist:

  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Marsha Ambrosius[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Beyonce[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Keri Hilson[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Jennifer Hudson[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rihanna[/lastfm]

Best Male Hip Hop Artist

  •  [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]B.o.B[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Drake[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Lil Wayne[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rick Ross[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Kanye West[/lastfm]

Best Female Hip Hop Artist

  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Diamond[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Nicki Minaj[/lastfm]
  •  [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Cymphonique[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Lola Monroe[/lastfm]

Best Male R&B Artist

  •  [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Chris Brown[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Trey Songz[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Usher[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bruno Mars[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Cee-Lo Green[/lastfm]

Best Group

  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Diddy-Dirty Money[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Travis Porter[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Cali Swag District[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]New Boyz[/lastfm]
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]N.E.R.D.[/lastfm]

Best Collaboration

  • B.o.B featuring Hayley Williams – “Airplanes”
  • Chris Brown featuring Busta Rhymes and Lil Wayne – “Look At Me Now”
  • Chris Brown featuring Kevin McCall and Tyga – “Deuces”
  • Waka Flocka Flame featuring Wale – “No Hands”
  • Rihanna featuring Drake – “What’s My Name”
  • Kanye West featuring Rihanna – “All Of The Lights”

Best New Artist

  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]J. Cole[/lastfm]
  • Bruno Mars
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Miguel[/lastfm]
  • Willow Smith
  • [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Wiz Khalifa[/lastfm]

Viewer’s Choice

  • Chris Brown featuring Busta Rhymes and Lil Wayne – “Look At Me Now”
  • Lil Wayne featuring Cory Gunz – “6 Foot 7 Foot”
  • Mindless Behavior – “My Girl”
  • Nicki Minaj featuring Drake – “Moment 4 Life”
  • Rihanna Featuring Drake – “What’s My Name”
  • Trey Songz featuring Nicki Minaj -“Bottoms Up”

Video of the Year

  • Marsha Ambrosius – “Far Away”
  • B.o.B featuring Hayley Williams – “Airplanes”
  •  Chris Brown featuring Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes – “Look At Me Now”
  • Keri Hilson – “Pretty Girl Rock”
  • Willow Smith – “Whip My Hair”
  • Kanye West featuring Pusha T – “Runaway”

Who do you hope wins on the 2011 BET Awards and why? Let us know in the comments!

  1. Ke'Ozhaune Johnson says:

    I TOTALLy think ALL the YOUNG artists this year should when………LIKE…urmmm…..Mindless Behavior, Willow Smith ,AND Cymphonique…..I’m definetly hoping at least 2 of them would wiN (MindlessBehavior1)

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