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The nominees for the 2013 BET Awards have been announced and Drake is leading the pack with a whopping 12 nominations. Kendrick Lamar and ATL’s own 2 Chainz follow with 8 nominations each.

Drake received three nominations for Video of the Year for “Started from the Bottom,” “No Lie” and “Problems.” Also nominated in the category are Justin Timberlake for “Suit & Tie,” Kanye West for “Mercy,” Miguel’s “Adorn,” and “Thrift Shop” by Macklemore and Ryan Lewis.

Chris Tucker will host the awards, which air live June 30 from the Nokia Theater in Los Angeles.

View the complete list of nominees for the 2013 BET Awards below:

Best Female R&B/Pop Artist

  • Beyoncé
  • Tamar Braxton
  • Alicia Keys
  • Rihanna
  • Elle Varner

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

  • Chris Brown
  • Bruno Mars
  • Miguel
  • Justin Timberlake
  • Usher

Best Group

  • Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
  • Mary Mary
  • Mindless Behavior
  • Slaughterhouse
  • The Throne (Kanye West & Jay-Z)

Best Collaboration

  • 2 Chainz f/ Drake – No Lie
  • A$AP Rocky f/ Drake, 2 Chainz and Kendrick Lamar – Problems
  • French Montana f/ Rick Ross, Drake and Lil Wayne – Pop That
  • Kendrick Lamar f/ Drake – Poetic Justice
  • Justin Timberlake f/ Jay-Z – Suit & Tie
  • Kanye West f/ Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz – Mercy

Best Male Hip Hop Artist

  • 2 Chainz
  • A$AP Rocky
  • Drake
  • Future
  • Kendrick Lamar

Best Female Hip Hop Artist

  • Azealia Banks
  • Eve
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Rasheeda
  • Rye Rye

Video of the Year

  • 2 Chainz f/ Drake – No Lie
  • A$AP Rocky f/ Drake, 2 Chainz and Kendrick Lamar – Problems
  • Drake – Started From The Bottom
  • Drake f/ Lil Wayne – HYFR
  • Kendrick Lamar f/ Drake – Poetic Justice
  • Macklemore & Ryan Lewis f/ Wanz – Thrift Shop
  • Miguel – Adorn
  • Rihanna – Diamonds
  • Justin Timberlake f/ Jay-Z – Suit & Tie
  • Kanye West f/ Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz – Mercy

Video Director of the Year

  • A$AP Rocky & Sam Lecca
  • Benny Boom
  • Director X
  • Dre Films
  • Hype Williams

Best New Artist

  • Azealia Banks
  • Joey Bada$$
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Trinidad Jame$
  • The Weeknd

Best Gospel Artist

  • Deitrick Haddon
  • Lecrae
  • Tamela Mann
  • Mary Mary
  • Marvin Sapp

Best Actress

  • Angela Bassett
  • Halle Berry
  • Taraji P. Henson
  • Gabrielle Union
  • Kerry Washington

Best Actor

  • Don Cheadle
  • Common
  • Jamie Foxx
  • Samuel L. Jackson
  • Denzel Washington

YoungStars Award

  • Gabrielle Douglas
  • Jacob Latimore
  • Keke Palmer
  • Jaden Smith
  • Quvenzhané Wallis

Best Movie

  • Beasts of the Southern Wild
  • Django Unchained
  • Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap
  • Sparkle
  • Think Like A Man

Subway Sportswoman of the Year

  • Gabrielle Douglas
  • Brittney Griner
  • Candace Parker
  • Serena Williams
  • Venus Williams

Subway Sportsman of the Year

  • Victor Cruz
  • Kevin Durant
  • Robert Griffin III
  • LeBron James
  • Ray Lewis

Coca-Cola Viewers Choice Award

  • A$AP Rocky f/ Drake, 2 Chainz and Kendrick Lamar – Problems
  • Drake – Started From The Bottom
  • Kendrick Lamar – Swimming Pools (Drank)
  • Miguel – Adorn
  • Rihanna – Diamonds
  • Justin Timberlake f/ Jay-Z – Suit & Tie

Centric Award

  • Tamar Braxton – Love and War
  • Fantasia – Lose To Win
  • Miguel – Adorn
  • Nas – Daughters
  • Charlie Wilson – My Love Is All I Have

Best International Act: Africa

  • 2Face Idibia (Nigeria)
  • Toya Delazy (South Africa)
  • Donald (South Africa)
  • Ice Prince (Nigeria)
  • R2Bees (Ghana)
  • Radio and Weasel (Uganda)

Best International Act: UK

  • Marsha Ambrosius
  • Estelle
  • Labrinth
  • Rita Ora
  • Emeli Sandé
  • Wiley

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