Tisha Campbell and Tichina Arnold to host 2020 Soul Train Awards + nominees list

Tisha Campbell and Tichina Arnold will return as hosts for the third time at the Soul Train Awards as H.E.R. leads the pack with seven nominations

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Tichina Arnold and Tisha Campbell will host the 2020 Soul Train Awards. This marks the third time the former Martin co-stars have hosted the annual event that honors the best in Soul, R&B, and Hip-Hop. 

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H.E.R. leads the pack with eight nominations including ‘Best R&B/Soul Female Artist’ and double nods in each of the ‘The Ashford and Simpson Songwriters Award,’ ‘Best Collaboration’ and ‘Video of the Year’ categories. Chris Brown nabbed seven nominationsincluding ‘Album/Mixtape of the Year,’ ‘Song of the Year,’ ‘Best Dance Performance,’ ‘Best Collaboration’ and ‘Video of the Year’ for the hit single “Go Crazy” with Young Thug. 

Beyoncé and Young Thug received six nominations, including ‘Song of the Year’ and ‘Video of the Year.’ Other top nominees include Chloe x Halle, Summer Walker and Usher with five nods each, followed by YG with four nominations. Brandy and PJ Morton each earned three nominations. 

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Check out the full list: 

BEST NEW ARTIST

GIVEON

LAYTON GREENE

LONR.

SAINT JHN

SNOH AALEGRA

VICTORIA MONÉT

SOUL TRAIN CERTIFIED AWARD

BRANDY

FANTASIA

KELLY ROWLAND

LEDISI

MONICA

PJ MORTON

BEST R&B/SOUL FEMALE ARTIST

ALICIA KEYS

BEYONCÉ

BRANDY

H.E.R.

JHENÉ AIKO

SUMMER WALKER

H.E.R.
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BEST R&B/SOUL MALE ARTIST

ANDERSON .PAAK

CHARLIE WILSON

CHRIS BROWN

PJ MORTON

THE WEEKND

USHER

BEST GOSPEL/INSPIRATIONAL AWARD

BEBE WINANS

KIRK FRANKLIN

KORYN HAWTHORNE

MARVIN SAPP

PJ MORTON

THE CLARK SISTERS

RHYTHM & BARS

CARDI B FEAT. MEGAN THEE STALLION – WAP

DABABY FEAT. RODDY RICCH – ROCKSTAR

DJ KHALED FEAT. DRAKE – POPSTAR

DRAKE FEAT. LIL DURK – LAUGH NOW CRY LATER

MEGAN THEE STALLION – SAVAGE

RODDY RICCH – THE BOX

SONG OF THE YEAR

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BEYONCÉ – BLACK PARADE

CHLOE X HALLE – DO IT

CHRIS BROWN & YOUNG THUG – GO CRAZY

H.E.R. FEAT. YG – SLIDE

SUMMER WALKER & USHER – COME THRU

USHER FEAT. ELLA MAI – DON’T WASTE MY TIME

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

BRANDY – B7

CHLOE X HALLE – UNGODLY HOUR

CHRIS BROWN & YOUNG THUG – SLIME & B

JHENÉ AIKO – CHILOMBO

SUMMER WALKER – OVER IT

THE WEEKND – AFTER HOURS

THE ASHFORD AND SIMPSON SONGWRITER’S AWARD

BLACK PARADE – WRITTEN BY: AKIL KING, BEYONCE KNOWLES CARTER, BRITTANY CONEY, DENISIA ANDREWS, DEREK JAMES DIXIE, KIM “KAYDENCE” KRYSIUK, RICKIE CASO TICE, SHAWN CARTER, STEPHEN BRAY (BEYONCÉ)

DO IT– WRITTEN BY: CHLOE BAILEY, HALLE BAILEY, SCOTT STORCH, VICTORIA MONET, VINCENT VAN DEN ENDE, ANTON KUHL (CHLOE X HALLE)

GO CRAZY– WRITTEN BY: CAMERON DEVAUN MURPHY, CHRISTOPHER BROWN, DOUNIA AZNOU, JEFFREY LAMAR WILLIAMS, JOHNNY KELVIN, KANIEL CASTANEDA, OMARI AKINLOLU, ORVILLE HALL, PATRIZIO PIGLIAPOCO, PHILLIP PRICE, SAID AZNOU, SORAYA BENJELLOUN, TRE SAMUELS, TURRELL SIMS, WAYNE SAMUELS, ZAKARIA KHARBOUCH (CHRIS BROWN & YOUNG THUG)

I CAN’T BREATHE – WRITTEN BY: H.E.R. (H.E.R.)

PLAYING GAMES – WRITTEN BY: SUMMER WALKER, BRYSON TILLER, LONDON HOLMES, KENDALL ROARK BAILEY, CAMERON GRIFFIN, AUBREY ROBINSON, BEYONCÉ KNOWLES, KELENDRIA ROWLAND, LETOYA LUCKETT, LATAVIA ROBERSON, LASHAWN DANIELS, FRED JERKINS III, RODNEY JERKINS (SUMMER WALKER FEAT. BRYSON TILLER)

SLIDE – WRITTEN BY: CHARLES CARTER, ELIJAH DIAS, H.E.R., JERMAINE DUPRI, KEENON DAEQUAN RAY JACKSON, ROGER PARKER, RON LATOUR, SHAWN CARTER, STEVEN ARRINGTON, TIARA THOMAS, WAUNG HANKERSON (H.E.R. FEAT. YG)

BEST DANCE PERFORMANCE

BEYONCÉ, SHATTA WALE & MAJOR LAZER – ALREADY

CHLOE X HALLE – DO IT

CHRIS BROWN & YOUNG THUG – GO CRAZY

DANILEIGH FEAT. DABABY – LEVI HIGH

MISSY ELLIOTT – WHY I STILL LOVE YOU

TEYANA TAYLOR – BARE WIT ME

BEST COLLABORATION

CHRIS BROWN FEAT. YOUNG THUG – GO CRAZY

H.E.R. FEAT. YG – SLIDE

NE-YO FEAT. JEREMIH – U 2 LUV

SKIP MARLEY & H.E.R. – SLOW DOWN

SUMMER WALKER & USHER – COME THRU

USHER FEAT. ELLA MAI – DON’T WASTE MY TIME

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

BEYONCÉ, BLUE IVY, SAINT JHN & WIZKID – BROWN SKIN GIRL

CHLOE X HALLE – DO IT

CHRIS BROWN – GO CRAZY FEAT. YOUNG THUG

H.E.R. – SLIDE FEAT. YG

LIZZO – GOOD AS HELL

SKIP MARLEY & H.E.R. – SLOW DOWN

The 2020 Soul Train Awards will be simulcast by BET on November 29. 

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