Cardi B & 21 Savage Lead Nominations For BET Hip Hop Awards 2023

The BET Award nominations were revealed today and two major rappers lead the way. Cardi B and 21 Savage lead the nominations this year with both racking up a whopping 12 noms. They’ll face off in categories like Lyricist of the Year, Best Collaboration, Best Hip-Hop Video, Hip-Hop Artist of the Year, Hustler of the Year, Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse and Song of the Year. Drake comes in second after he received nine nominations. Burna Boy and DJ Khaled are tied with seven nods each followed by J. Cole, who earned six nominations.