Kanye West is making BET Hip Hop Awards history. He has been nominated for 17 out of 18 categories for the upcoming show.
Some of the awards he’s up for are Director of the Year, Producer of the Year, and Best Live Performance. Rapper 2 Chainz received 13 nominations and Drake earned 11. Actor and comedian Mike Epps will ne returning as host for his fourth straight year and hip-hop mogul Chris Lighty, who committed suicide earlier this month, will be honored during the show.
The ceremony will be taped September 29th at Atlanta’s Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center.