2005 BET Awards Nominees

2005 BET Awards nominees

Here are the nominees for the 2005 BET Awards, to be handed out June 28 at Los Angeles' Kodak Theatre:

Best female, hip-hop:
Miri Ben-Ari
Jackie-O
Remy Martin
Shawnna

Best male, hip-hop
50 Cent
Jay-Z
Ludacris
Snoop Dogg
T.I.
Kanye West

Best collaboration:
Ciara f/ Missy Elliott ("1, 2 Step")
Destiny's Child f/ Lil Wayne and T.I. ("Soldier")
The Game and 50 Cent ("Hate It or Love It")
Jadakiss f/ Anthony Hamilton ("Why")
Snoop Dogg f/ Pharrell ("Drop It Like It's Hot")
Usher and Alicia Keys ("My Boo")

Best female, R&B:
Amerie
Mariah Carey
Ciara
Fantasia
Alicia Keys
Jill Scott

Best male, R&B:
Anthony Hamilton
John Legend
Mario
Prince Usher

Best group:
112
Destiny's Child
Lil Jon and the East Side Boyz
The Roots
Terror Squad f/ Fat Joe

Best new artist:
Ciara
Fantasia
The Game
John Legend
Omarion

Best gospel artist:
Fred Hammond
Donnie McClurkin
Ruben Studdard
CeCe Winans
Kanye West

Video of the year:
Amerie ("One Thing")
Jay-Z ("99 Problems")
John Legend ("Ordinary People")
Snoop Dogg f/ Pharrell ("Drop It Like It's Hot")
Kanye West ("Jesus Walks")

Best actress:
Halle Berry
Kimberly Elise
Regina King
Queen Latifah
Gabrielle Union

Best actor:
Don Cheadle
Jamie Foxx
Morgan Freeman
Mos Def
Will Smith

Female athlete of the year:
Laila Ali
Gail Devers
Lisa Leslie
Venus Williams
Serena Williams

Male athlete of the year:
Allen Iverson
Lebron James
Donovan McNabb
Shaquille O'Neal
Tiger Woods

BET.com Viewers' Choice:
Ciara f/ Missy Elliott ("1, 2 Step")
Destiny's Child f/ Lil Wayne and T.I. ("Soldier")
Mario ("Let Me Love You")
Omarion ("O")
Terror Squad f/ Fat Joe ("Lean Back")
T. I. ("U Don't Know Me")