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BET announces award nominees

Submitted by on May 18, 2008 – 4:40 pm7 Comments

Lil Wayne, Mary J. Blige and Nelly at the BET Awards nominees announcement

Here’s a complete list of nominees and categories for the upcoming 2008 BET Awards:

Best Female           R&B Best Male            R&B Best Group
Mary J. Blige            Chris Brown                 Danity Kane
Mariah Carey          Raheem DeVaughn       Day 26
Keyshia Cole           J. Holiday                    Gnarls Barkley
Alicia Keys             Ne-Yo                          Playaz Circle
Rihanna                 Trey Songz                   UGK

Best Gospel Artist   Best Female Hip Hop Artist Best Male Hip Hop Artist
The Clark Sisters      Missy Elliott                             Common
Kirk Franklin            Eve                                           Jay-Z
Deitrick Haddon      Kid Sister                                 Lil Wayne
Marvin Sapp             Lil Mama                                  Snoop Dogg
Trin-I-Tee 5:7         Trina                                        Kanye West

Best New Artist Best Collaboration
Estelle                     Chris Brown f/ T-Pain “Kiss Kiss”
Flo Rida                   Keyshia Cole f/ Missy Elliott, Lil’ Kim “Let It Go”
Chrisette Michelle   Flo Rida f/ T-Pain “Low”
Soulja Boy Tell’em   Kanye West f/ T-Pain “Good Life”
The Dream              DJ Khaled f/ Young Jeezy, Ludacris, etc “I’m So Hood (The Remix)”

Best Video Director Video of the Year
Erykah Badu and Mr. Roboto   Ashanti “The Way That I Love You”
Benny Boom                            Erykah Badu “Honey”
Gil Green                                Mary J. Blige “Just Fine”
Chris Robinson                      Alicia Keys “Like You’ll Never See Me Again”
Hype Williams                        UGK f/ Outkast “International Player’s Anthem (I Choose You)”
Kanye West f/ T-Pain “Good Life”

Best Actress Best Actor Female Athlete of the Year
Angela Bassett       Anthony Anderson   Tamika Catchings
Halle Berry             Don Cheadle             Cheryl Ford
Queen Latifah        Idris Elba                  Candace Parker
Jill Scott                Terrence Howard       Serena Williams
Chandra Wilson     Denzel Washington  Venus Williams

Male Athlete of the Year Viewer’s Choice Award
Kobe Bryant                                 Chris Brown f/ T-Pain “Kiss Kiss”
LeBron James                              Keyshia Cole f/ Missy Elliott and Lil’ Kim “Let It Go”
Chris Paul                                   Alicia Keys “No One”
Tiger Woods                               Lil Wayne f/ Static “Lollipop”
Jordin Sparks f/ Chris Brown “No Air”
Soulja Boy Tell’em “Crank Dat (Soulja Boy)”

The BET Awards will be televised live from the Shrine Auditorium in LA on June 24.

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  • Rick Lexington says:

    yoooo organization on that list needs some major work. Nelly been poppin up in a lot of places lately… it’s lunie

  • Laina says:

    Here’s who need to win::

    Best Female:: Mariah Carey
    Best Male:: Chris Brown even tho Trey Songz is muy boo
    Best Group:: Danity Kane
    Best Gospel:: Kirk Franklin
    Hip Hop Female:: Missy Elliott or Lil Mama
    Hip Hop Male:: Lil Wayne
    New Artist:: Soulja Boy
    Best Collabo:: I’m So Hood
    I don’t know movie directors so idk
    Video of the Year:: Alicia Keys
    Actress:: Queen Latifah
    Actor:: Denzel Washington
    Female Athlete:: Candace Parker
    Male Athlete:: Kobe Bryant
    Viewer’s Choce Award:: This one’s hard being that they’re all good…but I have to go with Lollipop or Crank Dat

    alrite we’ll see if i’m rite!

  • Rick Lexington says:

    awesome I luv lists, I’ll post the ones that

    Best Female: Mariah Carey
    Best Male: Chris Brown
    Best Group: Danity Kane even tho I like day 26
    Best Gospel: Kirk Franklin
    Hip Hop Female: Lil Mama
    Hip Hop Male: Jay-z
    New Artist: flo rida
    Best Collaboration: I’m So Hood
    Video director: Hype willams
    Video of the Year: UGK/ft outkast
    Actress: Queen Latifah
    Actor:Terrance Howard
    Female Athlete: Williams
    Male Athlete: Kobe Bryant
    Viewer’s Choce Award: Can’t make up my mind

  • RSX says:

    Here’s who REALLY need to win::

    Best Female:: Mariah Carey
    Best Male:: Trey Songz
    Best Group:: UGK
    Best Gospel:: dontfuxwitgospel
    Hip Hop Female:: Kid Sister
    Hip Hop Male:: Lil Wayne
    New Artist:: The-Dream
    Best Collabo:: I’m So Hood Remix
    Director of the Year:: Gil Green
    Video of the Year:: International Player’s Anthem
    Actress:: Halle Berry
    Actor:: Terrence Howard
    Female Athlete:: Candace Parker
    Male Athlete:: Kobe Bryant
    Viewer’s Choce Award:: Lollipop

  • mame says:

    best male hip hop artist COMMON

  • nokiawadd says:

    mobile phone noikia


  • Pocketbook says:

    Interesting point of view,I’ll try to remember

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