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BET Awards Nominees: Chris Brown, Lil Wayne, Rihanna and More

May 18, 2011 (2:00 am) GMT
Breezy gets six nods, Weezy trails behind him with five, and RiRi follows along with Kanye West and Drake with four.

Nomination list of this year's BET Awards has just been announced on "106 & Park" with leading the pack. The R&B artist, who sparked controversy with his emotional tribute to when performing at the BET stage last year, scores a total of six nods.

Breezy is vying for Best Male R&B Artist against the likes of Green, , and . He is also up for Best Actor, going head-to-head against , , and .

His song "Look at Me Now", which features and , is additionally nominated for Best Collaboration and Viewer's Choice Award. In the former category, the "Yeah 3x" singer gets a double nomination as his other track "Deuces" is also up for the battle.

"Look at Me Now" music video, meanwhile, is one of the Video of the Year contenders along with 's "Far Away", 's "Airplanes", 's "Pretty Girl Rock", 's "Whip My Hair" and 's "Runaway".

Following Breezy's domination on the list is who receives five nominations. The rap mogul gets three of the nods from his guest appearance on Breezy's "Look at me Now". He is additionaly listed as a nominee for Best Male Hip-Hop Artist and his first post-prison single "6 Foot 7 Foot" is up for Viewer's Choice Award.

, along with Kanye and , trails behind Weezy with four nominations. The other nominees include , , , , , and .

Beside honoring those working on music, the BET Awards also recognizes the best in movie. "", "", "", "" and 's "" are competing for Best Movie. As for Best Actress battle, there are , , , and .

Winners will be announced at the 2011 BET Awards airing live June 26 from Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium. is going to host the event, and is the first confirmed performer for the upcoming star-studded ceremony.

Female R&B Artist:

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist: Best Female Hip-Hop Artist: Best Male R&B Artist: Best Group: Best Collaboration: Video of the Year: Video Director of the Year: Best New Artist: Best Gospel: Best Actress: Best Actor: YoungStars Award: Best Movie: Sportswoman of the Year: Sportsman of the Year: Viewer's Choice Award: Centric Award: Best International Act: U.K. Best International Act: Africa

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