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Rap/Hip Hop Recorded Song of the Year
- "Name Droppin’"; Bone-Appetit Servin’ Up Tha Hits; T-Bone; Rene F. Sotomayor, Teak Underdue, Dee Underdue; Flicker Records
- "Open Bar"; Redemption; Grits; Teron Carter, John Dust, Anthony Johnson, Jr., Stacy Jones; Gotee Records
- "Wake Up"; The Yearbook; KJ-52 featuring Toby Morrell; Jonah Sorrentino, Toby Morrell, Aaron Sprinkle; BEC Recordings
- "Who Am I?"; Open Book; Da’ T.R.U.T.H. featuring Tye Tribbett; Emmanuel Lambert, Jr., Courtney Peebles; Cross Movement Records
- "Word of Mouth"; Word of Mouth; John Reuben; John Reuben, Seth Earnest; Gotee Records
Rap/Hip Hop Album of the Year
- Group 1 Crew; Group 1 Crew; Christopher Stevens, Andy Anderson; Fervent Records
- Redemption; Grits; Mario "Rio" Moore, Grits; Gotee Records
- The Yearbook; KJ-52; KJ-52, Aaron Sprinkle; BEC Recordings
- Unleashed; L.A. Symphony; Great Jsn, Wil I Am, FLYNN, Madlib, Pigeon John, CookBook, Overflo, UNO Mas; Syntax Records
- Word of Mouth; John Reuben; Joe Baldridge; Gotee Records
Group 1 Crew has also been nominated Best New Artist of the Year.