Before you know it awards season will be in full swing.
Probably our favorite time of year here at TGJ HQ, we were ever-excited to learn of the Soul Train Awards committee unveiling the nominations for their 2013 showing.
Featuring top heavy competition from the year’s best and brightest in Hip Hop and R&B, TGJ favorites Kendrick Lamar (6), Justin Timberlake (5), Tamar Braxton (5), Robin Thicke (5), Chris Brown (5), and Miguel (5) are leading the pack of nominees for the ceremony.
Set to be hosted by funnyman Anthony Anderson, the show will air on CENTRIC and BET on Dec. 1. Until then, familiarize yourself with the rest of the nominees below: