Thursday, January 13, 2011
Kanye, B.o.B., Jay-Z, Nicki Minaj and More Nominated for NAACP Awards
B.o.B., Nicki Minaj, and youngster Willow Smith are all up for Newcomer of the Year. Cee-Lo, Kanye West, and Jay-z will vie for the Outstanding Male Artist honor. Outstanding Duo or Group nominations were scored by The Roots and John Legend, Eminem and Rihanna, and Diddy Dirty-Money. Kanye’s opus My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy and The Roots collaboration album with Legend, Wake Up!, are two of the records battling it out for Outstanding Album.