2016 Soul Train Award Nominees

It’s almost time for the 2016 Soul Train Awards again! In case you missed it, here’s a full list of the nominees featuring some of our favorite artists like Beyonce, Usher, The Weeknd and Drake, but also features some newer names like Anderson .Paak, Tory Lanez, Chance the Rapper and Bryson Tiller. Tune into BET on November 6th to see who’s taking home what and the chance to see some killer performances.

Best New Artist

  • Anderson .Paak 
  • Andra Ray
  • Bryson Tiller
  • Chance the Rapper
  • Ro James
  • Tory Lanez

Best R&B/Soul Male Artist

  • Anthony Hamilton
  • Bryson Tiller
  • Maxwell
  • The Weeknd
  • Usher
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PhotoCred: musictimes.com

Centric Certified Award

  • After 7
  • Anderson .Paak
  • Bilal
  • Lalah Hathaway
  • Musiq Soulchild

Video of The Year

  • Beyonce - Formation
  • Beyonce - Sorry
  • Drake - Hotline Bling
  • Kanye West - Fade
  • Rihanna Feat. Drake - Wor
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PhotoCred: rukkus.com

Best Gospel/Inspirational Song

  • Donnie McClurkin - I Need You
  • Hezekiah Washington - Better
  • Kirk Franklin - 123 Victory
  • Tamela Mann - God Provides
  • Travis Greene - Made A Way

Album of the Year

  • Beyonce - Lemonade
  • Bryson Tiller - TRAPSOUL
  • DJ Khaled - Major Key
  • Drake - Views
  • Kanye West - The Life of Pablo
  • Rihanna - Ant
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PhotoCred: popsugar

Rhythm & Bars Award

  • Chance the Rapper Feat. 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne - No Problem
  • DJ Khaled Feat. Drake - For Free
  • Drake - Controlla
  • Drake Feat. Wizkid & Kyla - One Dance
  • Fat Joe & Remy Ma Feat. French Montana & Infrared - All The Way Up

Best R&B/Soul Female Artist

  • Alicia Keys
  • Beyonce
  • Fantasia
  • Jill Scott
  • Rihann

Song of the Year

  • Adele - Hello
  • Beyonce - Formation
  • Bryson Tiller - Don’t
  • Drake - Controlla
  • Rihanna Feat. Drake - Work

The Ashford & Simpson Songwriter's Award

  • Adele - Hello - Written by: Adele Laurie Blue Adkins, Gregory Allen Kurstin
  • Andra Day - Rise Up- Written by: Andra Day, Jennifer Decilveo
  • Beyonce - Formation- Written by: Michael L. Williams II, Beyonce Knowles, Khalif Brwn, Aaquil Brown, Asheton Hogan

  • Bryson Tiller - Don’t - Written By: Johnta m. Austin, Mariah Carey, Bryan-Michael Cox, Jermaine Dupri, Tavoris Javon Hollins, Isom Brandon Stewart, Bryson Dejuan Tille

Best Dance Performance

  • Beyonce - Formation
  • Drake - Hotline Bling
  • Kanye West (Dance performance by Teyana Taylor) - Fade
  • Rihanna Feat. Drake - Work
  • Usher Feat. Young Thug - No Limit

Best Collaboration

  • Beyonce Feat. Kendrick Lamar - Freedom
  • Chance the Rapper Feat. 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne - No Problem
  • Dj Khaled Feat. Drake - For Free
  • Fat Joe & Remy Ma Feat. French Montana & Infrared - All The Way Up
  • Rihanna Feat. Drake - Wor

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