BET announced on Monday the nominations for the 2020 Awards ceremony, which will also mark its 20th anniversary.

Burna Boy and Rema nominated for 2020 BET Awards (Full List)

The awards celebrate the brightest stars across music, television, film, sports, and philanthropy.

The nominees announced in the Best International Act Award category are: Burna Boy, Innoss’B, Sho Madjozi, Dave, Stormzy, Ninho, and S.Pri Noir.

In the category for Viewer’s Choice: Best New International Act are: Rema, Sha Sha, Celeste, Young T & Bugsey, Hatik and Stacy.

The 2020 BET Awards will air live on June 28 across ViacomCBS networks, including CBS for the first time.

The show, which will be a virtual celebration because of the Coronavirus pandemic, will also air on BET and BET HER.

See full list below:
Best Female R&B/Pop Artist
Jhene Aiko
Summer Walker

Best Male R&B/Pop Artist
Anderson .Paak
Chris Brown
The Weeknd

Best Group
Chloe X Halle
City Girls

Best Collaboration
“No Guidance,” Chris Brown featuring Drake
“Higher,” DJ Khaled featuring Nipsey Hussle and John Legend
“Life is Good,” Future featuring Drake
“Slide,” H.E.R. featuring YG
“Hot Girl Summer,” Megan Thee Stallion featuring Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign
“On Chill,” Wale featuring Jeremih

Best Male Hip Hop Artist
Lil Baby
Roddy Ricch
Travis Scott

Best Female Hip Hop Artist
Cardi B
Doja Cat
Megan Thee Stallion
Nicki Minaj

Video of the Year
“No Guidance,” Chris Brown featuring Drake
“Bop,” DaBaby
“Higher,” DJ Khaled featuring Nipsey Hussle and John Legend
“Say So,” Doja Cat
“Hot Girl Summer,” Megan Thee Stallion featuring Nicki Minaj and Ty Dolla $ign
“The Box,” Roddy Ricch

Video Director of the Year
Benny Boom
Cole Bennett
Dave Meyers
Director X
Eif Rivera
Teyana “Spike Tee” Taylor

Best New Artist
Lil Nas X
Pop Smoke
Roddy Ricch
Summer Walker
YBN Cordae

Album of the Year
Cuz I Luv You , Lizzo
Fever, Megan Thee Stallion
Homecoming: The Live Album , Beyonce
I Used To Know Her , H.E.R.
Kirk , DaBaby
Please Excuse Me For Being Antisocial, Roddy Ricch
Dr. Bobby Jones Best Gospel/Inspirational Award
“Alright,” Fred Hammond
“I Made It Out,” John P. Kee featuring Zacardi Cortez
“Follow God,” Kanye West
“All In His Plan,” PJ Morton featuring Le’Andria Johnson and Mary Mary
“Victory,” The Clark Sisters

Best Actress
Angela Bassett
Cynthia Erivo
Issa Rae
Regina King
Tracee Ellis Ross
Best Actor
Billy Porter
Eddie Murphy
Forest Whitaker
Jamie Foxx
Michael B. Jordan
Omari Hardwick
Youngstars Award
Alex Hibbert
Asante Blackk
Jahi Di’Allo Winston
Marsai Martin
Miles Brown
Storm Reid

Best Movie
Bad Boys For Life
Dolemite Is My Name
Homecoming: A Film By Beyonce
Just Mercy
Queen & Slim

Sportswoman of the Year
Ajeé Wilson
Claressa Shields
Coco Gauff
Naomi Osaka
Serena Williams
Simone Biles

Sportsman of the Year
Giannis Antetokounmpo
Kawhi Leonard
Lebron James
Odell Beckham Jr.
Patrick Mahomes II
Stephen Curry
Steve Granitz/WireImage, Jon

BET Her Award
“Underdog,” Alicia Keys
“Brown Skin Girl,” Beyonce featuring Blue Ivy Carter, WizKid and SAINt JHN
“Melanin,” Ciara featuring Lupita Nyong’o, Ester Dean, City Girls and LaLa
“I Choose,” Layton Greene
“Tempo,” Lizzo featuring Missy Elliot
“Afeni,” Rapsody featuring PJ Morton

Viewer’s Choice Award
“No Guidance,” Chris Brown featuring Drake
“Bop,” DaBaby
“Life is Good,” Future featuring Drake
“Hot Girl Summer,” Megan Thee Stallion featuring Nicki Minaj
“The Box,” Roddy Ricch
“Heartless,” The Weeknd

Best International Act
Burna Boy
Sho Madjozi
S.Pri Noir

Viewer’s Choice: Best New International Act
Sha Sha
Young T & Bugsey

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