SMASH GIST: Wizzy WIZKID GETS FIRST HIP- HOP NOMINATION ABROAD!

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This is definitely the year of the Wizkid!
The Nigerian singer has just gotten his first
nomination for an International hip-hip award. And
it is all thanks to his collaboration with Drake on the
hit song, ‘One Dance’.

Recall that ‘One Dance’ took Wizkid to international
charts, and also made him the first Nigerian whose
song was named the longest running UK no. 1 single
in digital era.

According to Complex, other artistes who shine this
year for hip-hop’s big night include Drake who raked
in 14 nominations, Future who got 10, and Kanye
West following closely with 8 nominations.
The award show will be taped in September and will
premiere on BET on October 4, 2016.
Check out the full nominee list for the 2016 BET Hip-
Hop Awards:

Best Hip-Hop Video

2 Chainz – Watch Out
Desiigner – Panda
DJ Khaled F/ Jay Z & Future – I Got the Keys
Drake – Hotline Bling
Fat Joe & Remy Ma F/ French Montana & Infared – All
the Way
Up
Kanye West F/ Rihanna – Famous

Best Collabo, Duo or Group

DJ Khaled F/ Drake – For Free
DJ Khaled F/ Jay Z & Future – I Got the Keys
Drake & Future – Jumpman
Drake F/ Wizkid & Kyla – One Dance
Fat Joe & Remy Ma F/ French Montana & Infared – All
the Way
Up

Best Live Performer

Drake
Future
J. Cole
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar
Lyricist of the Year
Chance the Rapper
Drake
J. Cole
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar

Video Director of the Year

Benny Boom
Colin Tilley
Director X
Hype Williams
Kanye West
DJ of the Year
DJ Drama
DJ Envy
DJ Esco
DJ Khaled
DJ Mustard

Producer of the Year

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DJ Mustard
Dr. Dre
Metro Boomin
Mike WiLL Made-It
Pharrell Williams
MVP of the Year
DJ Khaled
Drake
Future
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar

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