Nines leads the cost on the 2020 MOBO Awards (Image: Getty)
Nines leads the best way on the 2020 MOBO Awards with 5 nominations within the main music classes.
The rapper, 30, is up for finest male act, finest hip hop act and album of the 12 months for Crabs In A Bucket.
He additionally scored a nod for video of the 12 months for Clout and finest album 2017-2019 for Crop Circle.
He faces stiff competitors within the album of the 12 months class from J Hus, Stormzy, Mahalia and Lianne La Havas.
Lianne La Havas, Mahalia and Tiana Major9 have landed three nominations every, together with finest feminine act alongside Darkoo, FKA Twigs and Ms Banks.
Track of the 12 months, voted for by the general public, sees the likes of Aitch, Ivorian Doll, M1llionz and Shaybo go up in opposition to one another.
Lianne La Havas has three nominations (Image: Getty)
There are additionally awards outdoors of music with a robust class for finest media character, additionally voted for the by the general public.
Comic Munya Chawawa, presenters Mo Gillian and Maya Jama, YouTube star KSI and Radio 1 DJ Clara Amfo are among the many nominees.
Michaela Coel is up for finest efficiency in a TV present/movie for her efficiency as Arabella in I Might Destroy You. EastEnders star Jessica Plummer and Snowfall’s Damson Idris even have nods.
Michaela Coel is up for a MOBO this 12 months for I Might Destroy You (Image: BBC)
Headie One, Tiwa Savage and Kojey Radical will carry out with extra to be introduced quickly.
This 12 months would be the first MOBOs since 2017 after the 2018 ceremony was cancelled by organisers. It didn’t happen the next 12 months.
Stormzy cleaned house at the 2017 awards, successful finest male act, finest album for Gang Indicators And Prayer, and finest grime act.
The MOBO Awards, hosted by Maya and web character Chunkz, might be streamed stay on YouTube on December 9.
MOBO Awards 2020 nominations
Finest male act
Younger T & Bugsey
Finest feminine act
Lianne La Havas
Album of the 12 months
J Hus – Massive Conspiracy
Stormzy – Heavy Is The Head
Mahalia – Love and Compromise
Nines – Crabs In A Bucket
Lianne La Havas – Lianne La Havas
Track of the 12 months
Younger T & Bugsey feat. Headie One – Don’t Rush
Digga D – Woi
Darkoo feat. One Acen – Gangsta
Tion Wayne feat. Stormzy & Dutchavelli – I Dunno
Abra Cadabra – On Deck
Video of the 12 months
Bree Runway – Apes**t (directed by Will Hooper)
Nines – Clout (directed by Charlie Di Placido)
NSG – Lupita (directed by Kevin Hudson)
Jorja Smith – By Any Means (directed by Otis Dominique)
Knucks – Houses (directed by Ray Fiasco)
Kojey Radical – 20/20 (directed by Charlie Di Placido)
Finest R&B/Soul Act
Lianne La Havas
Finest hip hop act
Krept & Konan
Finest grime act
Manga Saint Hilare
Finest worldwide act
Megan Thee Stallion
Summer time Walker
Finest efficiency in a TV present/movie
Kane Robinson – Prime Boy (as Sully)
Michaela Coel – I Might Destroy You (as Arabella)
Ncuti Gatwa – Intercourse Training (as Eric)
Jessica Plummer – EastEnders (as Chantelle)
Michael Ward – Blue Story (as Marco)
Damson Idris – Snowfall (as Franklin)
Finest media character
Finest African act
Finest reggae act
Finest gospel act
The Kingdom Choir
Finest jazz act
Tom Misch & Yussef Dayes
Ego Ella Might