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Beyonce and sister Solange will compete for top BET Awards

Beyonce performs at the 59th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. The pop star is nominated for seven awards at the 2017 BET Awards the network told The Associated Press on Monday May 15. The show will take plac APNewsBreak: Beyonce, Bruno Mars lead BET Awards nominations
Tobias Pedroso | 15 May, 2017, 20:17

The Formation singer, who dominated the 2016 ceremony, and her sibling have both been nominated for the coveted Video of the Year prize for Sorry and Cranes In the Sky respectively, Best Female R&B/Pop Artist, and Album of the Year for Lemonade and A Seat at the Table respectively.

Beyonce won the video of the year in 2016 for Formation, which features her lying on top of a New Orleans police vehicle as it is submerged in water. The nominations for the 2017 awards have been released and Beyonce is nominated for seven BET awards.

The BET Awards will take place on 25 June at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles.

Beyonce is up for album of the year for Lemonade, where she will vie with Bruno Mars for 24K Magic, J. Cole for 4 Your Eyez Only, Solange for A Seat at the Table and Chance the Rapper for Coloring Book.

Bruno Mars follows Beyonce with five nominations.

Winners in all 19 categories are chosen by music industry experts and fans.

Mars, whose latest album was inspired by '90s R&B, is also nominated for best male R&B/pop artist, album of the year, the viewer's choice award and video director of the year.

Chance the Rapper will face Lamar, Drake, J Cole, Future and Big Sean for best male hip-hop artist, while Nicki Minaj will compete with rival Remy Ma for best female hip-hop artist.

Hip-hop trio Migos also scored four nominations.