It doesn't matter how many dressing room windows Chris Brown smashes with a chair because the BET Awards will always love him. Brown leads the field for the network's 2011 ceremony with six nominations, including nods in categories like Best Male R&B Artist, Video of the Year, and, uh, Best Actor for his work on Takers. Lil Wayne scooped up five nominations and Kanye West, he of that critically revered masterpiece My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, only scored three nominations, or two less than Brown.
We're not going to pretend the BET Awards should be taken as seriously as the Grammys or Oscars -- Takers is also up for Best Movie. Have you seen Takers? It's no Best Movie -- but more than anyone else, the BET Awards have really been pushing this Chris Brown comeback thing. Last year, when hating on Brown was still in vogue, the BET Awards recruited Brown to perform during their Michael Jackson tribute, and Brown responded by memorably weeping onstage during "Man in the Mirror." It wasRead More »from Chris Brown Has More BET Awards Noms Than Anyone Else