Jay-Z landed with five individual nominations, including best male hip hop artist and video of the year. Right on the rapper's heels are wife Beyoncé, and "Empire State of Mind" collaborator Alicia Keys, both of whom earned four nominations. Other multiple nominees include Drake, Rihanna, Trey Songz, Fabolous, and Melanie Fiona.
Teen heartthrob Justin Bieber also secured a nomination as best new artist, while Disney queen Selena Gomez is up for the YoungStars award.
The 2010 BET Awards, hosted by Queen Latifah, will be broadcast on Sunday, June 27 at 8/7c from the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles.