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    Kendrick Lamar Scores 14 Nominations for BET Hip-Hop Awards

    Kendrick Lamar Dana Edelson/NBC

    Kendrick Lamar has definitely taken "Control" over this situation.

    The Compton-based rapper, who made headlines recently after calling out a number of big name MCs during his freestyle on the Big Sean track, has further proven that he is quickly dominating the rap game by earning himself 14 nominations for this year's BET Hip-Hop Awards.

    Lamar is the show's reigning Lyricist of the Year and his 2012 album good kid, m.A.A.d city, which recently sold more than 1 million units.

    Drake came in right behind Kendrick with 13 nominations and J. Cole scored 10 nods.

    For the first time, rap legend Snoop Dogg will host the show, which will be taped Sept. 28 at the Boisfeuillet Jones Atlanta Civic Center, and airing on Oct. 15.

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    Here's the complete list of nominees for the 2013 BET Hip-Hop Awards:

    Best Hip-Hop Video
    A$AP Rocky featuring Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar, "Problems"
    B.o.B featuring T.I. & Juicy J, "We Still In This"
    J. Cole featuring Miguel, "Power Trip"
    Drake, "Started From The Bottom"
    Kendrick Lamar, "Don't Kill My Vibe"

    Reese's Perfect Combo Award (Best Collabo, Duo or Group)
    Ace Hood featuring Rick Ross & Future, "Bugatti"
    A$AP Rocky featuring Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar, "Problems"
    J. Cole featuring Miguel, "Power Trip"
    French Montana featuring Rick Ross, Drake & Lil Wayne, "Pop That"
    Kendrick Lamar featuring Drake, "Poetic Justice"
    Wale featuring Tiara Thomas, "Bad"

    Best Live Performer
    2 Chainz
    J. Cole
    Jay Z
    Kendrick Lamar
    Kanye West

    Lyricist of the Year
    J. Cole
    Drake
    Jay Z
    Kendrick Lamar
    Wale

    Video Director of the Year
    A$AP Rocky & A$AP Ferg
    Benny Boom
    Director X
    Dre Films
    Hype Williams

    DJ of the Year
    DJ Drama
    DJ Envy
    DJ Funkmaster Flex
    DJ Khaled
    DJ Scream

    Producer of the Year
    J. Cole
    Hit-Boy
    DJ Mustard
    Mike WiLL Made It
    Pharrell Williams

    MVP of the Year
    2 Chainz
    J. Cole
    Drake
    Jay Z
    Kendrick Lamar

    Track of the Year
    "Power Trip," Produced by J. Cole (J. Cole featuring Miguel)
    "Problems," Produced by Noah "40" Shebib (A$AP Rocky featuring Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar)
    "Don't Kill My Vibe," Produced by Sounwave (Kendrick Lamar)
    "Bugatti," Produced by Mike WiLL Made It (Ace Hood featuring Rick Ross & Future)
    "Started From The Bottom," Produced by Mike Zombie & Noah "40" Shebib (Drake)

    Album of the Year
    J. Cole, Born Sinner
    Jay Z, Magna Carta Holy Grail
    Kendrick Lamar, good kid, m.A.A.d city
    Nas, Life Is Good
    Wale, The Gifted

    Who New? Rookie of the Year
    Action Bronson
    A$AP Ferg
    Earl Sweatshirt
    Joey Bada$$
    Trinidad Jame$

    Hustler of the Year
    Diddy
    Jay Z
    Kendrick Lamar
    T.I.
    Kanye West

    Made-You-Look Award
    2 Chainz
    A$AP Rocky
    Jay Z
    Kendrick Lamar
    Nicki Minaj
    Kanye West

    Best Hip Hop Online Site
    Allhiphop.com
    Complex.com
    GlobalGrind.com
    RapRadar.com
    WorldStarHipHop.com

    Best Club Banger
    Ace Hood featuring Rick Ross & Future, "Bugatti" (Produced by Mike WiLL Made It)
    A$AP Rocky featuring Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar, "Problems" (Produced by Noah "40" Shebib)
    Drake, "Started From The Bottom" (Produced by Mike Zombie & Noah "40" Shebib)
    French Montana featuring Rick Ross, Drake & Lil Wayne, "Pop That" (Produced by Lee on the Beats)
    Trinidad Jame$, "All Gold Everything" (Produced by M.e. (Devon Gallaspy)

    Best Mixtape
    Big Sean, Detroit
    Chance The Rapper, Acid Rap
    Travi$ Scott, Owl Pharaoh
    Stalley, Honest Cowboy
    Trinidad Jame$, Don't Be S.A.F.E.

    Sweet 16 (Best Featured Verse)
    Diddy, "Same Damn Time (Remix)" (Future featuring Diddy & Ludacris)
    Drake, "Versace (Remix)" (Migos featuring Drake)
    Future, "Bugatti" (Ace Hood featuring Rick Ross & Future)
    Kendrick Lamar, "Problems" (A$AP Rocky featuring Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar)
    Wiz Khalifa, "U.O.E.N.O. (Remix)" (Rocko featuring Future & Wiz Khalifa)

    Impact Track
    J. Cole featuring TLC, "Crooked Smile"
    Jay Z featuring Justin Timberlake, "Holy Grail"
    Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, "Same Love"
    Wale featuring Sam Dew, "LoveHate Thing"
    Kanye West, "BLKKK SKKKNHEAD"

    People's Champ Award
    A$AP Rocky featuring Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar, "Problems"
    J. Cole featuring Miguel, "Power Trip"
    Drake, "Started From The Bottom"
    Kendrick Lamar, "Don't Kill My Vibe"
    Macklemore & Ryan Lewis featuring Mary Lambert, "Can't Hold Us"

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