Nicki Minaj up for six music awards
Chris Brown and Nicki Minaj are the top contenders at the upcoming BET Awards with six nominations each. Brown will compete twice for video of the year with the hits Loyal and New Flame at the June 28 show in Los Angeles, BET announced. Minaj is up for the top prize with her eye-popping Anaconda music video.
Beyonce and Lil Wayne follow with four nominations each. Beyonce's 7/11 also will compete for video of the year, along with Big Sean's IDFWU and Common and John Legend's Oscar-winning Glory, from the film Selma.
Brown's nominations include best male R&B/pop artist and viewers' choice award.