Kendrick Lamar, Jay Z Among Notable 2014 BET Awards Nominees

    Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, Drake, Jay Z, Future and a platoon of the other usual suspects in black entertainment will be waiting to see if their names are called to receive a 2014 BET Award.  Macklemore and Ryan Lewis have received a nomination while K. Michelle has received a nod for a BET Award for the first time in her career.  She will be going up against the likes of Beyoncé and Rihanna in the Best Female R&B/Pop Artist category.  Check out an abbreviated list of the nominations below. 

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    Best Female R&B Pop Artist


    Janelle Monae

    Jhene Aiko



    Tamar Braxton


    Best Male R&B Pop Artist

    August Alsina

    Chris Brown

    John Legend

    Justine Timberlake

    Pharrell Williams


    Best Group

    A$AP Mob

    Daft Punk

    Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

    TGT (Tyrese, Ginuwine and Tank)

    Young Money

    Best Collaboration

    August Alsina featuring Trinidad James “I Luv This”

    Beyoncé featuring Jay Z “Drunk In Love”

    Drake featuring Majid Jordan "Hold On (‘We’re Going Home)"

    Jay Z featuring Justine Timberlake “Holy Grail)

    Robin Thicke featuring T.I. and Pharrell Williams “Blurred Lines”

    YG featuring Jeezy and Rich Homie Quan “My Hitta”

    Best Male Hip-Hop Artist



    J. Cole

    Jay Z

    Kendrick Lamar


    Best Female Hip Hop Artist

    Nicki Minaj

    Iggy Azalea


    Angel Haze

    Charli Baltimore


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