Chris Brown Leads BET Award Nominations

BET has announced the nominees for the 2011 BET Awards and leading the pack is singer Chris Brown.

The 22-year-old has six nominations including “Video Of The Year” and “Best R&B Male Artist” while he’s trailed by Lil Wayne with five award nods.

Wayne is up for “Best Male Hip-Hop Artist” and “Viewers Choice” alongside Drake who’s nominated alongside Nicki Minaj for “Moment For Life.”

Nicki is also nominated in the “Best Female Hip-Hop Artist” category.

Check out the full list of 2011 BET Award nominations below.

Best Female R&B Artist:

Beyoncé

Marsha Ambrosius

Keri Hilson

Jennifer Hudson

Rihanna

Best Male Hip-Hop Artist:

B.o.B

Drake

Lil Wayne

Rick Ross

Kanye West

Best Female Hip-Hop Artist:

Nicki Minaj

Diamond

Cymphonique

LoLa Monroe

Best Male R&B Artist:

Chris Brown

Cee Lo Green

Bruno Mars

Trey Songz

Usher

Best Group:

Diddy-Dirty Money

Cali Swag District

N.E.R.D.

New Boyz

Travis Porter

Best Collaboration:

B.o.B f/ Hayley Williams – “Airplanes”

Chris Brown f/ Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes – “Look at Me Now”

Chris Brown f/ Tyga & Kevin McCall – “Deuces”

Waka Flocka Flame f/ Roscoe Dash & Wale – “No Hands”

Rihanna f/ Drake – “What’s My Name?”

Kanye West f/ Rihanna – “All of the Lights”

Video of the Year:

Marsha Ambrosius – “Far Away”

B.o.B. f/ Hayley Williams of Paramore – “Airplanes”

Chris Brown f/ Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes – “Look at Me Now”

Keri Hilson – “Pretty Girl Rock”

Willow Smith – “Whip My Hair”

Kanye West f/ Pusha T – “Runaway”

Video Director of the Year:

Benny Boom

Mr. Boomtown

Chris Robinson

Kanye West

Hype Williams

Best New Artist:

J. Cole

Bruno Mars

Miguel

Willow Smith

Wiz Khalifa

Best Gospel:

Byron Cage

Deitrick Haddon

Mary Mary

Karen Clark Sheard

BeBe & CeCe Winans

Best Actress:

Halle Berry

Taraji P. Henson

Regina King

Zoe Saldana

Kerry Washington

Best Actor:

Laz Alonso

Chris Brown

Don Cheadle

Idris Elba

Jamie Foxx

YoungStars Award:

Shenell Edmonds

Keke Palmer

Diggy Simmons

Jaden Smith

Willow Smith

Best Movie:

Death at a Funeral

For Colored Girls

Takers

The Book of Eli

Tyler Perry’s Why Did I Get Married Too?

Sportswoman of the Year:

Tamika Catchings

Candice Dupree

Maya Moore

Serena Williams

Venus Williams

Sportsman of the Year:

Carmelo Anthony

Kobe Bryant

LeBron James

Derrick Rose

Michael Vick

Viewer’s Choice Award:

Chris Brown f/ Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes – “Look at Me Now”

Lil Wayne f/ Cory Gunz – “6 Foot 7 Foot”

Mindless Behavior – “My Girl”

Nicki Minaj f/ Drake – “Moment 4 Life”

Rihanna f/ Drake – “What’s My Name”

Trey Songz f/ Nicki Minaj – “Bottoms Up”

Centric Award:

Marsha Ambrosius

Eric Benet

Cee-Lo Green

R. Kelly

Kem

Best International Act: U.K. :

VV Brown

Chipmunk

Laura Izibor

Skepta

Tinchy Stryder

Tinie Tempah

Best International Act: Africa

2Face Idibia (Nigeria)

D’Banj (Nigeria)

D-Black (Ghana)

Angelique Kidjo (Benin)

Fally Ipupa (Congo DR)

Teargas (South Africa)

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