DJ Khaled, Rihanna and Bruno Mars Up For 2017 Soul Train Awards

Singer Solange Knowles leads the pack with seven nominations, while Bruno Mars follows close behind with six nods.

(AllHipHop News) A number of popular rappers have been nominated In multiple categories for this year's Soul Train Awards.

Nominees for the 2017 event span 12 different categories, and pays tribute to the best and soul R&B and Hip-Hop.

Singer Solange Knowles leads the pack with seven nominations, while Bruno Mars follows close behind with six nods.

Surprisingly, Bruno is also up for Album/Mixtape of the year for his release 24K Magic.

DJ Khaled, Rihanna, and Bryson Tiller have multiple nominations and will compete for Video of the Year, Song of the Year and Best Collaboration.

Toni Braxton is going to be honored with the Don Cornelius Legend Award, for her contributions to the music industry since her debut in 1993.

Other rappers to be nominated this year include 6lack, Mack Wilds, Chance the Rapper, Lecrae, French Montana, Kendrick Lamar and others.

The Soul Train Awards will be filmed on November 5th at The Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, and the show will air on BET and BET HER, November 26th at 8 PM ET.

Take a look at the full nominees below:

Best New Artist
6LACK
H.E.R.
KEVIN ROSS
KHALID
SZA

Best R&B/Soul Male Artist
BRUNO MARS
BRYSON TILLER
CHRIS BROWN
KHALID
THE WEEKND

Best R&B/Soul Female Artist
KEHLANI
LALAH HATHAWAY
LEDISI
MARY J. BLIGE
SOLANGE
SZA

Soul Train Certified Award
BELL BIV DEVOE
JOHNNY GILL
LALAH HATHAWAY
LEDISI
MACK WILDS

Video of the Year
BEYONCÉ - ALL NIGHT
BRUNO MARS - 24K MAGIC
CHRIS BROWN FT. USHER & GUCCI MANE - PARTY
DJ KHALED FT. RIHANNA & BRYSON TILLER - WILD THOUGHTS
SOLANGE - CRANES IN THE SKY

Best Gospel/ Inspirational Award
CHANCE THE RAPPER
CHARLIE WILSON
KIRK FRANKLIN
LECRAE
TAMELA MANN

Album/ Mixtape of the Year
BRUNO MARS - 24K MAGIC
MARY J. BLIGE - STRENGTH OF A WOMAN
SOLANGE - A SEAT AT THE TABLE
SZA - CTRL
THE WEEKND - STARBOY

Rhythm & Bars Award (Formerly Best Hip-Hop Song of the Year)
CARDI B - BODAK YELLOW
DJ KHALED FT. RIHANNA & BRYSON TILLER - WILD THOUGHTS
FRENCH MONTANA FT. SWAE LEE - UNFORGETTABLE
KENDRICK LAMAR - HUMBLE.
YO GOTTI FT. NICKI MINAJ - RAKE IT UP

Song of the Year
BRUNO MARS - THAT’S WHAT I LIKE
CHILDISH GAMBINO - REDBONE
DJ KHALED FT. RIHANNA & BRYSON TILLER - WILD THOUGHTS
KHALID - LOCATION
SOLANGE - CRANES IN THE SKY

The Ashford & Simpson Songwriter’s Award
CRANES IN THE SKY - WRITTEN BY: TROY L. JOHN, SOLANGE
KNOWLES, RAPHAEL SAADIQ (SOLANGE)
LOCATION - WRITTEN BY: ALFREDO EMMANUEL GONZALEZ, OLATUNJI OLUTOMIWA, SAMUEL DAVID JIMENEZ, KHALID ROBINSON, JOSHUA SCRUGGS (KHALID)
LOVE ME NOW - WRITTEN BY: BLAKE MATTHEW SIMON MILLS, JOHN HENRY RYAN, JOHN ROGER STEPHENS (JOHN LEGEND)
REDBONE - WRITTEN BY: GEORGE CLINTON, WILLIAM EARL COLLINS, GARY LEE COOER, DONALD MCKINLEY GLOVER II, LUDWIG EMIL TOMAS GORANSSON (CHILDISH GAMBINO)
VERSACE ON THE FLOOR - WRITTEN BY: CHRISTOPHER STEVEN BROWN, JAMES EDWARD FAUNTLEROY, BRUNO MARS, PHILIP MARTIN LAWRENCE (BRUNO MARS)

Best Dance Performance
BRUNO MARS - 24K MAGIC
CHRIS BROWN FT. USHER & GUCCI MANE - PARTY
DJ KHALED FT. RIHANNA & BRYSON TILLER - WILD THOUGHTS
SOLANGE FT. SAMPHA - DON’T TOUCH MY HAIR
WIZKID FT. DRAKE - COME CLOSER

Best Collaboration
DJ KHALED FT. RIHANNA & BRYSON TILLER - WILD THOUGHTS
JAZMINE SULLIVAN & BRYSON TILLER - INSECURE
MARY J. BLIGE FT. KANYE WEST - LOVE YOURSELF
SOLANGE FT. SAMPHA - DON’T TOUCH MY HAIR
SZA FT. TRAVIS SCOTT - LOVE GALORE

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