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Krept and Konan, JME and Lianne La Havas lead MOBO 2015 nominations
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Krept and Konan, JME and Lianne La Havas lead MOBO 2015 nominations

Krept and Konan, JME and Lianne La Havas lead the nominations for this year's MOBO Awards. 

Hip-hop pair Krept and Konan and JME have scored the most nominations with four each. Krept and Konan and are up for Best Male, Best Hip Hop, Best Album and Best Song, while JME is up for Best Male, Best Album, Best Song and Best Grime. 

Lianne La Havas, Skepta and Stormzy are also well represented with three nominations each, while FKA Twigs, Bugzy Malone, Little Simz, Mark Ronson and Lethal Bizzle are all up for two awards apiece. 

The awards will take place on November 4th at Leeds' First Direct Arena. 

 

The full list of nominations for the MOBO Awards 2015 are as follows:

Best Male

Skepta
Mark Ronson
Krept And Konan
JME
Stormzy


Best Female

FKA Twigs
Little Simz
Ella Eyre
Lianne La Havas
Jess Glynne


Best Album

Krept And Konan – The Long Way Home
JME – Integrity
Lianne La Havas – Blood
Wiley – Snakes & Ladders
Jamie XX – In Colour

Best Song

Mark Ronson Feat. Bruno Mars – 'Uptown Funk'
Skepta – 'Shutdown'
Tinie Tempah Feat. Jess Glynne – 'Not Letting Go'
JME Feat. Giggs - 'Man Don’t Care' 
Krept And Konan - 'Freak Of The Week' 

 

Best Video

Stormzy – 'Know Me From'
FKA Twigs – 'Pendulum'
Rita Ora Feat. Chris Brown - 'Body On Me'
Lethal Bizzle – 'Fester Skank'
Fka Twigs – 'Glass & Patron'


Best Newcomer 

Bugzy Malone
Section Boyz
Nao
Bonkaz
Nick Brewer
George The Poet
J Hus
Snakehips
Sinead Harnett
Yungen


Best International Album

Drake – If You’re Reading This Its Too Late
J. Cole – 2014 Forest Hill Drive
Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp A Butterfly 
Dr Dre – Compton: A Soundtrack By Dr. Dre
The Weeknd – Beauty Behind The Madness
D’angelo – Black Messiah
Jazmine Sullivan – Reality Show
The Internet – Ego Death
Tyrese – Black Rose
A$AP Rocky – At.Long.Last.Asap


Best Grime

Bugzy Malone
JME
Lethal Bizzle
Skepta
Stormzy


Best Hip-Hop

Akala
Krept And Konan
Nines
Little Simz
Lady Leshurr


Best R'N'B/Soul Act

Kwabs
Andreya Triana
Shakka
Lianne La Havas
Joss Stone


Best African 

Fuse ODG
Davido
Wizkid
Patoranking
Moelogo
Yemi Alade
Aka
Mista Silva
Shatta Wale
Silvastone


Best Reggae

Stylo G
Chronixx
Omi
Popcaan
Protoje


Best Jazz

Binker And Moses
Julia Biel
Courtney Pine
David Lyttle
Polar Bear


Best Gospel

Chos3n
Olaedo Ibe
Leroy Johnson
Ni-cola
Faith Child

The Long Way Home
The Long Way Home Krept & Konan

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