Fireboy DML and Tems
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The Black Entertainment Television (BET) has released its full nominations list ahead of their 2022 BET awards with Doja Cat leading the nomination list.

Tems became the first African to receive three nominations in the same year, while Wizkid and Fireboy DML received two and one nominations, respectively.⁣

⁣Tems was nominated for Best New Artist, Best International Act, and Best Collaboration for Wizkid's 'Essence' remix featuring Justin Bieber.⁣

⁣Wizkid was nominated for Best Collaboration and Best Male R&B/Pop Artist, while Fireboy DMl was nominated for Best International Act.⁣

⁣Check out the full list of nominees:⁣

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist⁣

Ari Lennox⁣


Doja Cat⁣


Jazmine Sullivan⁣

Mary J. Blige⁣

Summer Walker⁣

Best male R&B/Pop Artist⁣


Chris Brown⁣


Lucky Daye⁣

The Weeknd⁣


Yung Bleu⁣

Best Group⁣

Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak)⁣

Chlöe X Halle⁣

City Girls⁣

Lil Baby & Lil Durk⁣


Young Dolph & Key Glock⁣

Best Collaboration⁣

Wizkid feat. Justin Bieber & Tems - "Essence"⁣

DJ Khaled fest. Lil Baby & Lil Durk - "Every Chance I Get"⁣

Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar - "Family Ties⁣

Doja Cat feat. SZA - "Kiss Me More"⁣

Drake feat. Future & Young Thug - "Way 2 Sexy"⁣

Bia feat. Nicki Minaj - "Whole Lotta Money (Remix)"⁣

Best Female Hip Hop Artist⁣

Cardi B⁣

Doja Cat⁣


Megan Thee Stallion⁣

Nicki Minaj⁣


Best Male Hip Hop Artist⁣



J. Cole⁣

Jack Harlow⁣

Kanye West⁣

Kendrick Lamar⁣

Lil Baby⁣

Video of the Year⁣

Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar - "Family Ties"⁣

Chlöe - "Have Mercy"⁣

Doja Cat feat. SZA - "Kiss Me More"⁣

Ari Lennox - "Pressure"⁣

Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson .Paak) - "Smokin Out The Window"⁣

Drake feat. Future & Young Thug - "Way 2 Sexy"⁣

Video Director of the Year⁣

Anderson .Paak a.k.a. Director .Paak⁣

Benny Boom⁣

Beyoncé & Dikayl Rimmasch⁣

Director X⁣

Hype Williams⁣

Missy Elliott⁣

Best New Artist⁣

Baby Keem⁣

Benny the Butcher⁣


Muni Long⁣


Yung Bleu⁣

Album of the Year⁣

Silk Sonic (Bruno Mars & Anderson .Paak) - An Evening with Silk Sonic⁣

H.E.R. - Back of My Mind⁣

Tyler, the Creator - Call Me If You Get Lost⁣

Drake - Certified Lover Boy⁣

Kanye West - Donda⁣

Jazmine Sullivan - Heaux Tales, Mo' Tales: The Deluxe⁣

Doja Cat - Planet Her⁣

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