Beyoncé may lead the pack of nominees this year for the BET Awards, but her sister Solange isn’t far behind. In fact, she’s nominated against her big sis in three of the categories, the network revealed Monday.
Bey earned seven nods and will compete against Solange for best female R&B/pop artist, video of the year and album of the year.
Bruno Mars earned the second highest amount of nominees with five, including best male R&B/pop artist, album of the year and video of the year.
4 for Solange, Chance, Migos
Solange tied with Chance the Rapper and Migos for four nominations a piece.
Migos’ nods include best group and best collaboration for “Bad and Bougee” with Lil Uzi Vert. Best male hip-hop artist nominee Chance the Rapper is also a best new artist nominee along with 21 Savage, Cardi B, Khalid and Young M.A.
Now in its 17th year, the BET Awards will air live on June 25 from the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles at 8 p.m. The awards ceremony will cap off the annual BET Experience at L.A. Live in Los Angeles from June 22-25.
The BET Awards will also recognize achievements in film, television, sports and international music acts across more than 19 categories. A complete list of the nominees is available at BET.com.