Texas Rapper Meg Thee Stallion Among NAACP Image Awards Nominees
It's been a big year for Texas hip hop star Meg Thee Stallion and she's getting her just due as she is one of the nominees for "Entertainer Of The Year" at the 53rd Annual NAACP Image Awards.
What Are The NAACP Image Awards?
According to a press release we received, The Image Awards are recognized as the nation's preeminent multicultural awards show from an African-American perspective, the “53rd NAACP Image Awards” celebrates the outstanding achievements and performances of people of color across more than 80 competitive categories spanning film, television + streaming, music, literature, and podcasts.
Who Else Is Nominated??
Netflix leads nominations across motion picture and television & streaming categories with 52 nominations total. Movies from the streaming service like "The Harder They Fall", "Bruised", and "Malcolm & Marie" are some of the films dominating the movie categories.
H.E.R. Has The Most Nominations In The Music Categories
R&B's biggest star H.E.R. is leading the pack with 7 nominations in various categories in music including "Outstanding Female Artist" & "Outstanding Album" just to name a few.
You Can Help Determine The Winners!
The NAACP Image Awards are one of the few awards shows that allows YOU to vote for the winners! Voting is now open to the public by visiting www.naacpimageawards.net. Voting closes on February 5, 2022. The winners will be revealed during the two-hour LIVE TV special, which will be hosted by seven-time NAACP Image Awards Winner Anthony Anderson, airing Saturday, February 26th, 2022 at 7:00 PM CST on BET.