2018 BET Hip Hop Awards
The 2018 BET Hip Hop Awards are a recognition ceremony held on October 16, 2018 at the Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater in Miami Beach, Florida. The nominations were announced on September 9, 2018.
|2018 BET Hip Hop Awards|
|Date||October 16, 2018|
|Location||Jackie Gleason Theater, The Fillmore Miami Beach|
|Hosted by||DeRay Davis|
Drake led the BET Hip-Hop Awards 2018 with eleven nominations, followed by Cardi B with ten. Under them Childish Gambino received six nomination, Travis Scott and Kendrick Lamar tied for five nominations, and Jay-Z (credited also as "The Carters" with Beyoncé in Album of the Year, Best Collabo, Duo or Group and Song of the Year categories) with four nominations.
Cardi B was the biggest winner with four awards, including MVP of the Years and Hustler of the Year. Jay-Z and Beyoncé followed with three awards, including Album of the Year and Song of the Year. XXXTentacion was the winner of Best Hip Hop New Artist.  XXXTentacion's mother accepted his award on his behalf since he had been murdered months beforehand.
|1.||BlocBoy JB, YBN Cordae, Tobe Nwigwe, Duckwrth|
|2.||Vic Mensa, G Herbo, Taylor Bennett, Nick Grant|
|3.||Bri Steves, Sharaya J, Neelam Hakeem, Chika, Erykah Badu|
|4.||Casanova, Phora, Shawn Smith, Flawless Real Talk, Reason|
Nominations and WinnersEdit
Winners highlighted in Bold
Best Hip Hop VideoEdit
- Cardi B ￼￼ft. Bruno Mars ￼￼- Please Me
- Chris Brown ft. Drake - No Guidance
- Iggy Azalea - Started
- ￼￼ Nicki Minaj ￼￼- Megatron
- Post Malone ft. Young Thug - Goodbyes
Best Collabo, Duo or GroupEdit
- Chris Brown ft. Drake ￼￼ - No Guidance
- Offset ft. Cardi B ￼￼- Clout
- Cardi B ft. Bruno Mars ￼￼- Please Me
- Post Malone ft. Young Thug ￼￼- Goodbyes
- DJ Khaled ft. SZA - ￼￼ Just Us
- Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus ￼￼- Old Town Road
Hot Ticket PerformerEdit
Lyricist of the YearEdit
Video Director of the YearEdit
DJ of the YearEdit
Producer of the YearEdit
MVP of the YearEdit
Single of the YearEdit
- Cardi B – Invasion of Privacy
- Drake – Scorpion
- J. Cole – KOD
- Migos – Culture II
- The Carters - Everything Is Love
Best New Hip Hop ArtistEdit
Hustler of the YearEdit
Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip Hop Style)Edit
- BlocBoy JB– "Simi"
- Juicy J – "Shut Da F* Up"
- Lil Wayne – "Dedication 6: Reloaded"
- Zoey Dollaz – "Sorry Not Sorry"
- Future –" Beast Mode 2"
Sweet 16: Best Featured VerseEdit
- 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 IconEdit
- "Hip Hop Awards 18 Nominees". BET.com. Retrieved 2018-09-13.
- "Drake Leads 2018 SimGriggs Productions & Contessa Leshay will be amongst the celebs. BET Hip-Hop Awards Nominee Slate: Exclusive". Billboard. Retrieved 2018-09-13.
- "Here Are All the Winners From the 2018 BET Hip Hop Awards". Billboard. Retrieved 2018-10-17.