2013 BET AWARDS NOMINEES INTERVIEWS: Chris Brown! Kendrick Lamar! and Tamar Braxton!

During our recent attendance via the 2013 BET Awards Press conference where this year’s nominees were announced we not only got exclusive insight on what is expected to happened at this year’s event but also interviews with rapper Kendrick Lamar and BET’s President of Music Programming & Specials Stephen G. Hill just to name a few. Singer

Chris Brown sheds light on his new song featuring late singer Alliayah and talks with those in attendance about the importance of giving back and uplifting those living in the inner-city.

K. Dot reveals upcoming plans for this year award ceremony and share thoughts on his quick rise to fame. Peep the footage via the player above.


BET Awards ’13 will take place Sunday June 30, 2013 in Los Angeles.
Check below for a full list of nominees:
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist


Tamar Braxton

Alicia Keys


Elle Varner


Best Male R&B/Pop Artist

Chris Brown

Bruno Mars


Justin Timberlake



Best Group

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Mary Mary

Mindless Behavior


The Throne (Kanye West & Jay-Z)


Best Collaboration

2 Chainz f/ DrakeNo 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



Kendrick Lamar


Best Female Hip Hop Artist

Azealia Banks


Nicki Minaj


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


Tamela Mann

Mary Mary

Marvin Sapp

Best Actress

Angela Bassett

Halle Berry

Taraji P. Henson

Gabrielle Union

Kerry Washington

Best Actor

Don Cheadle


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


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



Rita Ora

Emeli Sandé


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