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2010 Soul Train Noms: Alicia Keys, Drake and Nicki Minaj Show Domination

October 19, 2010 (7:49 am) GMT
Alicia Keys and Usher receive four nominations, Drake gets three, and Nicki Minaj scores two along with Erykah Badu and Sade among others.

This year's nominees of Soul Train Awards have been unveiled. New mum leads the pack alongside with four nods each, follows closely with three and scores two. The other musicians who receive double kudos are , Dondria, , and .

Alicia and Drake are up against each other in Album of the Year. Her "Element of Freedom" and his "" are on a bid to win the prize with such competitors as Usher's "", Sade's "" and Erykah's "".

Nicki, meanwhile, competes for Best New Artist, going head to head with the other newcomers such as , , Dondria and . The member additionally has a chance to win Best Hip-Hop Song of the Year, battling , , Drake, and .

Winners will be announced in a ceremony to be held on November 10 at Atlanta's Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre and aired on November 28 at 9 P.M. ET/PT on BET and Centric. This year's Legends Awards recipients are veteran singers Ron Isley and Anita Baker. will open the show, and duo and will host. Rick Ross, and are among the musical guests.

Best New Artist:

Best R&B/Soul Artist - Female: Song of the Year: Best Hip-Hop Song of the Year: Best R&B/Soul Artist - Male: Album of the Year: Best Reggae Artist: Centric Award: Best Gospel Performance - Male, Female or Group: Record of the Year:

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