Wednesday, 23 May 2012

Ice Prince and Wizkid Nominated For 2012 BET Awards


‘Oleku’ crooner Panshak ‘Iceprince’ Zamani and sensational Afro-pop star Ayo ‘Wizkid’ Balogun have both bagged nominations in the 2012 BET awards.

 Both acts are being nominated for ’Best International Act: Africa’ category alongside Kenya’s Camp Mulla, Ghana’s Sarkodie, South Africa’s Lira and Mali’s Mokobe.

 The list was unveiled yesterday May, 22, 2012 at a BET press conference that held in New York. Big Sean, DJ Khaled, Fiona Melanie and Rocky Diggy were some of the celebrity that graced the unveiling.

 Heavywights D’banj and 2face brought the award back to Nigeria last year after emerging joint winners of the category.

 The awards ceremony will hold July 1,2o12 at Shrine Auditorium ,Los Angeles and will be hosted by veteran Hollywood actor Samuel L. Jackson. There will also be performances by Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj .
Full Nominees list when you continue...

 FULL NOMINEES LIST
Best Female R&B Artist
Marsha Ambrosius
Beyoncé
Mary J. Blige
Melanie Fiona
Rihanna


Best Male R&B Artist
Chris Brown
Bruno Mars
Miguel
Trey Songz
Usher


Best Male Hip-Hop Artist
Big Sean
Drake
J. Cole
Lil Wayne
Rick Ross
Young Jeezy


Best Female Hip-Hop Artist
Nicki Minaj
Diamond
Trina
Brianna Perry


Best Group
Bad Meets Evil
Diddy-Dirty Money
Maybach Music Group
Mindless Behavior
The Throne


Best New Artist
A$AP Rocky
Big Sean
Diggy
Future
Meek Mill


Best Collaboration
Beyoncé f/ J. Cole – “Party””
Big Sean f/ Kanye West & Roscoe Dash – “Marvin & Chardonnay”
DJ Khaled f/ Drake, Rick Ross, and Lil Wayne – “I’m On One”
Drake f/ Lil Wayne and Tyga – “The Motto”
The Throne f/ Otis Redding – “Otis”
Wale f/ Miguel – “Lotus Flower Bomb”


Video of the Year
Beyoncé – “Countdown”
Beyoncé – “Love on Top”
Jay-Z & Kanye West – “Ni**as in Paris”
Jay-Z & Kanye West – “Otis”
Usher – “Climax”


Video Director of the Year
Beyoncé and Alan Ferguson
Benny Boom
Chris Brown and Godfrey Tabarez
Kanye West
Hype Williams


Best Gospel
Yolanda Adams
Kim Burrell
James Fortune & FIYA
Fred Hammond
Trin-I-Tee 5:7


YoungStars Award
Astro
Diggy
Jacob Latimore
Keke Palmer
Willow Smith


Viewers’ Choice Award
Drake f/ Lil Wayne & Tyga – “The Motto”
Beyoncé – “Love onTop”
Chris Brown – “Turn Up the Music”
Mindless Behavior – “Hello”
The Throne f/ Otis Redding – “Otis”
Wale f/ Miguel – “Lotus Flower Bomb”


Centric Award
Common
Estelle
Robert Glasper
Robin Thicke
Tyrese


Best International Act: U.K.
Estelle
Labrinth
Emeli Sande
Sway
Wretch 32


Best International Act: Africa
Camp Mulla (Kenya)
Ice Prince (Nigeria)
Lira (South Africa)
Mokobe (Mali)
Sarkodie (Ghana)
Wizkid (Nigeria)


Best Actress
Angela Bassett
Viola Davis
Taraji P. Henson
Regina King
Zoe Saldana


Best Actor
Don Cheadle
Common
Idris Elba
Kevin Hart
Denzel Washington


Best Movie
Good Deeds
Jumping the Broom
Laugh at My Pain
Red Tails
The Help


Sportswoman of the Year
Skylar Diggins
Candace Parker
Brittney Griner
Serena Williams
Venus Williams


Sportsman of the Year
Carmelo Anthony
Kobe Bryant
LeBron James
Victor Cruz
Kevin Durant

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