By Larry Davis (@vizjion) for Doxygen Media
Nicki Minaj and Chris are the most nominated artists for the 15th annual BET awards, earning six a piece.
The reigning queen of hip hop is nominated for The Best Female Hip Hop Artist. She will be competing against Azealia Banks, Iggy Azalea, Tink, Dej Loaf and Trina. Nicki is also nominated for Video of the Year, The Coca Cola’s Viewers’ Choice Award, and the Best Collaboration.
Chris Brown is nominated for Best Male R&B/Pop Artist. He will be squaring off with Usher, John Legend, The Weeknd, August Alsina, and Trey Songz. Brown is also nominated twice in the Best Collaboration category.
Lil Wayne and Beyoncé follow the two artists with four nomination a piece. English singer and songwriter, Sam Smith is nominated for The Best New Artist award along with Rae Sremmurd, and Tinashe.
With the string of hits that Chris and Nicki have released for 2014, there’s no doubt that these two wonderful artists will go home with an