Lil Wayne

The 2018 BET Hip Hop Awards will be honouring Lil' Wayne with the I Am Hip Hop Award at this year's ceremony.

This year, BET (DStv channel 129), will broadcast the award ceremony on Saturday, 20 October at 20:00.

The nominees have been announced, with Drake leading the pack with 11 nominations.

Here's the full list of nominees:

Best Hip Hop Video
Cardi B featuring Bad Bunny and J Balvin – I Like It
Childish Gambino – This Is America
Drake – God's Plan
Kendrick Lamar featuring Rihanna – Loyalty
Migos featuring Drake – Walk It Talk It

Best Collabo, Duo or Group
21 Savage featuring Offset and Metro Boomin – Ric Flair Drip
BlocBoy JB featuring Drake – Look Alive
Cardi B featuring Bad Bunny and J Balvin – I Like It
Post Malone featuring 21 Savage – Rockstar
The Carters - Apeshit

Hot Ticket Performer
Cardi B
Childish Gambino
Kendrick Lamar
Travis Scott

Lyricist of the Year
Childish Gambino
J. Cole
Kendrick Lamar
Travis Scott

Video Director of the Year
Benny Boom
Dave Meyers & The Little Homies
Director X
Eif Rivera
Hiro Murai
Karena Evans

DJ of the Year
Calvin Harris
DJ Drama
DJ Envy
DJ Khaled
DJ Mustard

Producer of the Year
Ben Billions
DJ Mustard
DJ Esco
Metro Boomin
Pharrell Williams

MVP of the Year
Cardi B
Childish Gambino
Travis Scott
J. Cole

Single of the Year
Apeshit – Produced by Pharrell Williams (The Carters)
God's Plan. – Produced by Cardo, Young Exclusive and Boi-1da (Drake)
I Like It – Produced by Craig Kallman, JWhiteDidIt and Tainy (Cardi B featuring Bad Bunny and J Balvin)
Nice for What – Produced by Murda Beatz (Drake)
This Is America – Produced by Childish Gambino & Ludwig Göransson (Childish Gambino)

Album of the Year
Cardi B – Invasion of Privacy
Drake – Scorpion
J. Cole – KOD
Migos – Culture II
The Carters – Everything Is Love

Best New Hip Hop Artist
BlocBoy JB
Juice Wrld
Lil Baby
Rich the Kid

Hustler of the Year
Cardi B
DJ Khaled
Kendrick Lamar
Travis Scott

Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip Hop Style)
Cardi B
Remy Ma
Nicki Minaj
Travis Scott

Best Mixtape
BlocBoy JB– Simi
Juicy J – Shut Da F* Up
Lil Wayne – Dedication 6: Reloaded
Zoey Dollaz – Sorry Not Sorry
Future – Beast Mode

Sweet 16: Best Featured Verse
21 Savage– Bartier Cardi (Cardi B featuring 21 Savage )
Cardi B– MotorSport (Migos featuring Nicki Minaj)
Drake– Look Alive (BlocBoy JB– featuring Drake)
Kendrick Lamar– New Freezer (Rich the Kid featuring Kendrick Lamar)
Nicki Minaj– Big Bank (YG feat. 2 Chainz, Big Sean & Nicki Minaj)

Impact Track
Childish Gambino – This Is America
Dej Loaf & Leon Bridges – Liberated
Lecrae featuring Tori Kelly– I'll Find You
Meek Mill featuring Miguel – Stay Woke 
N.E.R.D featuring Future – 1000

I Am Hip Hop Icon
Lil Wayne