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. 

Check the abbreviated list below. For a complete list of the 2014 BET Awards nominees log on to: BET.com

Best Female R&B Pop Artist

Beyoncé

Janelle Monae

Jhene Aiko

K.Michelle

Rihanna

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

Drake

Future

J. Cole

Jay Z

Kendrick Lamar

 

Best Female Hip Hop Artist

Nicki Minaj

Iggy Azalea

Eve

Angel Haze

Charli Baltimore

 

For a complete list of the 2014 BET Awards nominees log on to: http://www.bet.com/shows/bet-awards/nominees.html