Drake picks up 4 nominations at 2011 Billboard Music Awards [News]
Toronto, ON – Drizzy Drake hasn’t had the most luck at award shows lately in terms of walking away with the trophies, but he’s got his nomination game down solid! The young Toronto triple threat just notched another 4 nominations for the 2011 Billboard Music Awards. Watch the awards live in ABC on May 22 at 8 p.m. ET to see if Drake brings them home!
He’s nominated for Top Male Artist (up against Justin Bieber, Eminem, Bruno Mars and Usher), Top Radio Songs Artist (up against Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Rihanna and Usher), Top Rap Artist (up against Eminem, Lil Wayne, Ludacris and Nicki Minaj), Top Rap Album (up against Eminem’s Recovery, Nicki Minaj’s Pink Friday, Lil Wayne’s I Am Not A Human and My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy by Kanye West. Drake is also included in Rihanna’s nomination for Top R&B Song (What’s My Name featuring Drake). The song appears on Rihanna’s Loud album which was also nominated for Top R&B Album.