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Nicki Minaj, Drake & Tyga All Nominated At The 2012 American Music Awards

October 9, 2012 by Danny M

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Nicki Minaj, Drake & Tyga All Nominated At The 2012 American Music Awards

The nominations for this year’s American Music Awards have just been announced at the J.W. Marriott hotel in Los Angeles, California. Nicki Minaj leads the pack with 4 nominations, Drake comes just behind her with 3 nominations, and Tyga picks up 1 nomination. The amazing thing is in the “Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist” category, which includes just 3 artists, and they are the 3 Young Money artists I just named.

The 40th Annual American Music Awards will take place at the Nokia Theater in L.A. on November 18th at 8PM EST and broadcast live on ABC. Christina Aguilera has been confirmed as a performer on the awards show, but there is no word yet on if anyone from YMCMB will be attending. You can view the full list of nominees after the jump below.

Congratulations Nicki, Drizzy and T-Raww!

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Drake, Nicki Minaj & Tyga Nominated At The 2012 BET Hip-Hop Awards

September 13, 2012 by Danny M

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Drake, Nicki Minaj & Tyga Nominated At The 2012 BET Hip-Hop Awards

BET announced the nominations for their 2012 Hip-Hop Awards last night during 106 & Park. Lil Wayne picked up 5 nominations, Nicki Minaj picked up 1 nomination in the “Made You Look Award (Best Hip-Hop Style)” category, Tyga picked up 3 nominations all for his feature on “The Motto“, and Drake picked up 11 nominations in the categories: “Best Hip-Hop Video“, “Reese’s Perfect Combo Award“, “Best Live Performer“, “Track Of The Year“, “CD Of The Year“, “Best Club Banger“, “Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse” and “People’s Champ Award“.

The awards show, which will be hosted by Mike Epps, will be taped at the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center in Georgia on September 29th and air on TV October 9th at 8PM EST. Hit the jump to view the full list of nominations.

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Pictures: Nicki Minaj Attends 2011 American Music Awards Nominees Press Conference

October 11, 2011 by Danny M

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Pictures Of Nicki Minaj Attending & Getting Nominated At The 2011 American Music Awards

Nicki Minaj attended the 2011 American Music Awards Nominees Press Conference today with Pitbull in Los Angeles, California. You can view some photos after the jump below!

Nicki also got nominated twice for “Favorite Hip Hop/Rap Music Artist” and “Favorite Hip Hop/Rap Music Album” with Pink Friday, and her boss Lil Wayne got nominated three times.

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Drake, Nicki Minaj & Tyga Up For Grammy Nominations

December 2, 2010 by Danny M

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Drake, Nicki Minaj & Tyga Up For Grammy Nominations

Young Money’s Drake, Nicki Minaj and Tyga have been nominated at the 53rd Annual Grammy Awards a total of 6 times! Drizzy got nominated four times for “Best New Artist“, “Best Rap Solo Performance“, “Best Rap Album” and “Best Rap Performance By A Duo Or Group” for “Fancy” , and Nicki got nominated for “Best Rap Performance By A Duo Or Group” with Ludacris for “My Chick Bad”, and Tyga got nominated for “Best Rap/Sung Collaboration” with Chris Brown and Kevin McCall for “Deuces”. The show will air live at Los Angeles’ Staples Center on Sunday, February 13, at 8PM on CBS.

A big congrats to Drake, Nicki and Tyga, this is a great achievement. You can see a list of all the nominees below:

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Drake & Nicki Minaj Nominated At The 2010 MTV VMA’s

August 3, 2010 by Danny M

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Drake & Nicki Minaj Nominated At The 2010 MTV VMAs

MTV released the nominees earlier today for this year’s Video Music Awards and YM’s Drake and Nicki Minaj got three nominations between them! Drizzy got nominated for “Best Hip Hop Video” and “Best Male Video“, and the Barbie got nominated for “Best New Artist“. The 27th Annual MTV Video Music Awards will air on Sunday, September 12th at 9:00 PM from the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles. Check out the full list of the 2010 MTV VMA nominees after the jump below:

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Young Money BET Awards 2010 Nominations

May 18, 2010 by Danny M

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Young Money BET Awards 2010 Nominations

The BET Awards 2010 nominations were announced today, and Young Money artists Drake and Nicki Minaj, along with the Young Mula group got a few nominations. You can view a full list below of all the nominees for the different categories, and the BET Awards 2010 will air on Sunday June 27th at 8PM from Shrine Auditorium. Nicki Minaj and Drizzy will also be performing, and Queen Latifah will host the show.

Best Female Hip Hop Artist:
Ester Dean
Lil Kim
Nicki Minaj
Rasheeda
Trina

Best Male Hip Hop Artist:
B.o.B
Drake
Fabolous
Jay-Z
Ludacris

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Drake Gets 5 Nominations For BET Hip Hop Awards 2009

September 17, 2009 by Danny M

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Drake Gets 5 Nominations For BET Hip Hop Awards 2009

The BET Hip-Hop Awards 2009 nominations were announced yesterday (September 16) on 106 & Park, along with the highly respected renowned rapper, actor, screenwriter, film producer and director Ice Cube who will receive this year’s “I Am Hip-Hop” Icon Award. Kanye West leads the pack with nine nominations as Hip-Hop’s crowning night returns to Atlanta on Saturday, October 10.

Hosted by actor and comedian Mike Epps, the hip-hop event of the year returns to Atlanta’s Boisfeuillet Jones Civic Center on Saturday, October 10 to celebrate the biggest names in the game – both on the mic and in the community.

The following awards Drake got nominated for are:

Lyricist Of The Year
Drake
Eminem
Jay-Z
Lil Wayne
Kanye West

Track Of The Year
Day “N” Nite – Kid Cudi
D.O.A. (Death of Auto Tune) – Jay-Z
Every Girl – Young Money (Lil Wayne, Drake, Jae Mills, Gudda Gudda & Mack Maine)
Live Your Life – T.I. f/ Rihanna
Turn My Swag On – Soulja Boy Tell’em

Rookie Of The Year
B.o.B.
Dorrough
Drake
Kid Cudi
Wale

MVP Of The Year
Drake
Jay-Z
Lil Wayne
T.I.
Kanye West

Hustler Of The Year
Diddy
Drake
Jay-Z
Lil Wayne
Kanye West

You can view the rest of the nominations at Lil Wayne HQ, and how many awards do you think Drizzy will pick up ❓

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