BET Hip Hop Awards Season officially starts now... The annual showcase tapes Saturday, September 20 with an airdate to follow on October 14 @ 8pm ET on BET.
Last year's show opener, Snoop Dogg, is the official host — he actually seems to be going by Uncle Snoop now, if you're keeping track — andDrake leads all nominees with eight nods, followed closely by JAY Z, Future and Pharrell who received six apiece.
Video nominees are...
Best Hip Hop Video
- Drake "Worst Behavior" (Director X and Drake, dir.)
- Future f/ Pharrell, Pusha T "Move That Doh" (Benny Boom, dir.)
- Iggy Azalea f/ Charli XCX "Fancy" (Director X, dir.)
- J. Cole "Crooked Smile" (Aristotle, dir.)
- Nicki Minaj f/ The Game "Pills N Potions" (Diane Martel, Geoffrey Lillemon, dir.)
- Wiz Khalifa "We Dem Boyz" (Ethan Lader, dir.)
Video Director of the Year
Visit BET.com for full nominations and more...