The 2015 BET Hip Hop Awards were held on October 9, 2015 and will air on October 13, 2015 at Atlanta Civic Center. The nominations were announced on September 15, 2015. Snoop Dogg will be the event's host again. Canadian rapper Drake leads the nominations again with 12 nominations. Just behind Drake are Big Sean with 10 nods, Kanye West and Nicki Minaj with 9. Kendrick Lamar and J. Cole are up for 8 awards.[1][2][3][4]



Nominations and winners

Best Hip Hop Video

Kendrick Lamar - "Alright"

Best Collabo, Duo or Group

Big Sean featuring Drake & Kanye West - "Blessings"

Best Live Performer

J. Cole

Lyricist of the Year

Kendrick Lamar

Video Director of the Year

Benny Boom

DJ of the Year

DJ Mustard

Producer of the Year

DJ Mustard

MVP of the Year


Track of the Year

Only the producer of the track nominated in this category.

"Trap Queen" - Produced By Tony Fadd (Fetty Wap)

Album of the Year

J. Cole - 2014 Forest Hills Drive

Who Blew Up Award

Fetty Wap

Hustler of the Year


Made-You-Look Award

DeJ Loaf

Best Hip Hop Online Site


  • Allhiphop.Com
  • Complex.Com
  • Hotnewhiphop.Com
  • Rapradar.Com

Best Club Banger

Big Sean featuring E-40 - "I Don't F**k with You" (Produced By DJ Dahi, DJ Mustard, Kanye West & Key Wane)

Best Mixtape

Future - 56 Nights

Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse

Drake - "My Way Remix" (Fetty Wap Featuring Drake)

Impact Track

Kendrick Lamar - "Alright"

People's Champ Award

Big Sean featuring Drake & Kanye West - "Blessings"

I Am Hip Hop Award



  1. ^ "And The Nominees Are..." BET.com. 3 September 2015. Retrieved 18 September 2015. 
  2. ^ Rose Lilah (15 September 2015). "Here Are The Nominees For The 10th Annual BET Hip-Hop Awards". HotNewHipHop. Retrieved 18 September 2015. 
  3. ^ HipHopDX (15 September 2015). "2015 BET Hip Hop Awards Nominees Announced". HipHopDX. Retrieved 18 September 2015. 
  4. ^ "BET Hip Hop Awards 2015 Nominations: Drake Leads With 12 - Billboard". Billboard. Retrieved 18 September 2015.