Drake has received 8 nominations for this year's BET Music Awards. Among the gongs he could receive are Best Hip Hop Video (for 'Worst Behaviour'), Best Live Performer, Lyricist of the Year, MVP of the Year, People's Champ Award, and Album of the Year for Nothing Was the Same.

Trailing the Canadian with six nominations each are Future, Pharrell and Jay Z, while Nicki Minaj, YG and Rich Homie Quan have all gained five nominations.

The BET Music Awards will be hosted by Snoop Dogg on September 20th. The awards will air on October 14th.