Lil Baby has had one unimaginable yr in relation to fan accolades and important acclaim. So it raised many eyebrows when the Atlanta rapper did not win the Hip Hop Artist of the Year class at yesterday’s BET Hip Hop Awards.
Let’s be clear, pondering Lil Baby ought to have received mustn’t in any method disregard or low cost the accomplishments of the winner within the aforementioned class, Megan Thee Stallion—who additionally beat out DaBaby, Drake, Future and Roddy Ricch. While she did drop an EP this yr, Suga, which options her hit “Savage,” Megan nonetheless hasn’t dropped her correct solo debut. Nevertheless, she’s coated TIME, was a musical visitor on Saturday Night Live and traded bars with Cardi B on “WAP”—and she or he was unfortunately shot by Tory Lanez this year.
But Lil Baby’s resume has been nothing wanting stellar. In 2020 he has dozens of gold and platinum singles to his identify and sophomore album, My Turn, launched on the finish of February, was the one challenge to go double platinum this yr.
Lil Baby did decide up an award for “Best Impact Track” (his “The Bigger Picture”) whereas Megan additionally took dwelling a trophy for “Hustler of the Year” and “Best Collaboration.”
Another fascinating truth is that regardless of a number of nominations of his personal, DaBaby didn’t win a single award. Cold sport.
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