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2019 BET Hip Hop Awards

The 2019 BET Hip Hop Awards was a recognition ceremony held on TV on October 9, 2019 from the Atlanta's Cobb Energy Center. The nominations were announced on September 12, 2019.

2019 BET Hip Hop Awards
DateOctober 9, 2019
LocationCobb Energy Performing Arts Centre, Atlanta, Georgia
Hosted byLil Duval

After notching four wins at last year’s festivities, Cardi B looks to clinch more victories this time around with her 10 nominations including MVP of the Year, hot ticket performer, hustler of the year, best collab, single of the year, made-you-look award, and two nods for the best hip-hop video, & sweet 16 categories.[1]

There's a three-way tie for second as DJ Khaled, Travis Scott and J. Cole each nab eight nominations. Despite his passing earlier this year, Nipsey Hussle pulls away with a handful of nods, netting five. As for newcomers, Megan Thee Stallion snags five, while DaBaby closes shop with four.[2]



Best Hip Hop VideoEdit

Cardi B – "Money"

Best Collabo, Duo or GroupEdit

Lil Nas X featuring Billy Ray Cyrus – "Old Town Road (Remix)"

Hot Ticket PerformerEdit

Megan Thee Stallion

Lyricist of the YearEdit

J. Cole

Video Director of the YearEdit

Travis Scott

DJ of the YearEdit


Producer of the YearEdit

DJ Khaled

MVP of the YearEdit

Nipsey Hussle

Single of the YearEdit

Only the producer of the track nominated in this category.

"Old Town Road (Remix)" – Produced by YoungKio (Lil Nas X featuring Billy Ray Cyrus)

Album of the YearEdit

Travis ScottAstroworld

Best New Hip Hop ArtistEdit


Hustler of the YearEdit


Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip Hop Style)Edit

Cardi B

Best MixtapeEdit

Megan Thee StallionFever

Sweet 16: Best Featured VerseEdit

J. Cole – "A Lot" (21 Savage featuring J. Cole)

Impact TrackEdit

J. Cole – "Middle Child"

Best International FlowEdit

Sarkodie (Ghana)

Best Hip-Hop Online Site/AppEdit

  • All Hip-Hop
  • HotNewHipHop
  • The Shade Room
  • WorldStar
  • XXL

I Am Hip Hop IconEdit

Lil’ Kim


  1. ^ "Cardi B Leads 2019 BET Hip Hop Awards With 10 Nominations". Billboard. Retrieved 2019-09-12.
  2. ^ "Cardi B Leads 2019 BET Hip Hop Awards With 10 Nominations". Billboard. Retrieved 2019-09-12.