List of awards and nominations received by Kanye West

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List of Kanye West's awards
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Kanye West in Kuala Lumpur, April 8, 2007.

Award Wins Nominations
American Music Awards
2 8
ASCAP Awards
6 6
Australia Video Music Award
0 3
BET Awards
7 30
BET Hip Hop Awards
11 53
Billboard Music Awards
4 17
Billboard Spin Awards
1 1
Billboard Year-End Chart Awards
1 1
Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards
2 8
Bravo A-List Awards
0 4
BMI Urban Music
13 13
BRIT Awards
3 8
ECHO Awards
1 1
Grammy Awards
21 53
GQ Awards
2 2
International Dance Music Awards
1 1
Meteor Music Awards
1 1
MOBO Awards
6 17
MTV Asia Music Awards
0 2
MTV Europe Music Awards
2 17
MTV's Annual Hottest MC
1 6
MTV Video Music Awards
4 38
mtvU Woodie Award
1 2
MuchMusic
3 11
NAACP Image Awards
1 14
NME Awards
3 6
O Music Awards
2 4
People's Choice Awards
2 4
Planeta Awards
0 1
Soul Train Award
1 4
Source Awards
3 7
Sucker Free Awards
2 3
Teen Choice Awards
1 7
TRL Awards
1 2
Vibe Awards
2 10
Video Music Awards Japan
2 4
World Music Awards
2 14
Totals
Awards won 124
Nominations 387

Kanye West, an American rapper, has received 124 awards out of over 387 nominations, including 21 Grammy awards. West's debut album, The College Dropout (2004), spiraled him into the Best Rap Album slot at the 2005 Grammy Awards, three MOBO Awards, and Best New Artist at the BET Awards. His second album, Late Registration (2005), earned him seven Grammy nominations, two nominations at the BRIT Awards, and Best Rapper at the Vibe Music Awards. "Stronger", the second single from his third album, Graduation (2007), won Best Video at the MOBO Awards, a Best Video of the Year nomination at the MTV Video Music Awards, and a Video Star nomination at the MTV Europe Music Awards.

American Music Awards[edit]

West has been nominated seven times at the annual American Music Awards and has won two awards.[1][2][3]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2004 Kanye West Favorite Breakthrough Artist Nominated
Kanye West Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Male Artist Nominated
The College Dropout Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album Nominated
2006 Kanye West Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Male Artist Nominated
2008 Graduation Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album Won
Kanye West Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Male Artist Won
2011 Kanye West Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Artist Nominated
Watch The Throne Favorite Rap/Hip-Hop Album Nominated

ASCAP Awards[edit]

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Year Nominated work Award Result
2005 "All Falls Down" Top Rap Song of the Year Won
"Jesus Walks" Top Rap Song of the Year Won
"Slow Jamz" Top Rap Song of the Year Won
2010 "Forever" (with Drake) Most Performed Song Won
2012 "E.T." (with Katy Perry) Most Performed Song Won
"All Of The Lights" (with Rihanna, Kid Cudi & Fergie) Top R&B/Hip-Hop Song Won

BET Awards[edit]

The annual BET Awards were established in 2001 by the Black Entertainment Television network to celebrate African Americans and other minorities in music, acting, sports, and other fields of entertainment. West has received seven awards from 15 nominations.[5][6][7][8]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2004 "All Falls Down" (featuring Syleena Johnson) Viewer's Choice Nominated
Kanye West Best Male Hip-Hp Artist Nominated
Kanye West Best New Artist Nominated
"Slow Jamz" (with Twista & Jamie Foxx) Best Collaboration Nominated
2005 "Jesus Walks" Video of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Best Male Hip-Hop Artist Nominated
Kanye West Best Gospel Artist Nominated
2006 "Gold Digger" (featuring Jamie Foxx) Video of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Best Male Hip-Hop Artist Nominated
"Gold Digger" (featuring Jamie Foxx) Best Collaboration Nominated
2008 Kanye West Best Male Hip-Hop Artist Nominated
Good Life (featuring T-Pain) Best Collaboration Won
"Good Life" (featuring T-Pain) Video of the Year Nominated
2009 "Love Lockdown" Choice Award Won
"Heartless" Video of the Year Nominated
"Run This Town" (with Jay-Z & Rihanna) Video of the Year Nominated
2010 "Forever" (with Drake, Lil Wayne & Eminem) Best Collaboration Nominated
2011 Kanye West Best Male Hip-Hop Artist Nominated
Runaway Video of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Video Director of the Year Nominated
"All of the Lights" (feat. Rihanna) Best Collaboration Nominated
2012 "Otis" (with Jay-Z) Video of the Year Won
Best Collaboration Nominated
Viewer's Choice Nominated
Kanye West Video Director of the Year Nominated
Jay-Z and Kanye West Best Group Won
"Niggas in Paris" (with Jay-Z) Video of the Year Nominated
2013 "Mercy" (with Big Sean, Pusha T & 2 Chainz) Video Of The Year Nominated
Best Collaboration Nominated
Jay-Z & Kanye West Best Group Nominated

BET Hip Hop Awards[edit]

The BET Hip Hop Awards were established in 2006 by the Black Entertainment Television network to celebrate hip-hop performers, producers and music video directors.[9][10][11]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2006 Kanye West Producer of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Best Live Performance Nominated
Late Registration Hip Hop CD of the Year Nominated
2007 Kanye West Lyricist of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Producer of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Best Live Performance Won
"Stronger" Best Hip-Hop Video Won
2008 Kanye West Best Live Performer Won
"Good Life" (featuring T-Pain) Best Hip-Hop Video Won
"Good Life" (featuring T-Pain) Best Hip-Hop Collabo Nominated
Kanye West Best Lyricist Nominated
Kanye West MVP of the Year Nominated
"Good Life" (featuring T-Pain) Track of the Year Nominated
Graduation CD of the Year Nominated
"Put On" (with Young Jeezy) People's Champ Award Nominated
2009 "Put On" with Young Jeezy) Best Hip-Hop Collabo Nominated
Kanye West Best Live Performer Nominated
Kanye West Lyricist of the Year Nominated
Run This Town Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
Kanye West Producer of the Year Won
808s & Heartbreak CD of the Year Nominated
Kanye West MVP of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Best Hip Hop Style Nominated
Kanye West Hustler of the Year Nominated
"Amazin" (featuring Young Jeezy) People's Champ Award Nominated
2010 "All Of The Lights" (featuring Rihanna) Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
Kanye West Best Live Performer Nominated
Kanye West Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip-Hop Style) Won
Kanye West Lyricist of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Producer of the Year Nominated
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy CD of the Year Won
Kanye West MVP of the Year Nominated
"Forever" (with Drake, Lil Wayne & Eminem) Perfect Combo Award Nominated
Kanye West Made-You-Look Award (Best Hip-Hop Style) Nominated
Kanye West Hustler of the Year Nominated
"All Of The Lights" (featuring Rihanna) Verizon People’s Champ Award (Viewers’ Choice) Nominated
Kanye West Video Director of the Year Nominated
2012 Kanye West Producer of the Year Won
Kanye West Lyricist of the Year Nominated
Kanye West MVP of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Best Live Performer Nominated
"Mercy" Best Club Banger Nominated
"Mercy" Reese's Perfect Combo Award Won
Kanye West Hustler of the Year Nominated
"Mercy" People's Champ Award Nominated
"Mercy" Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
Kanye West Made You Look Award (Best Hip-Hop Style) Won
Watch The Throne (with Jay-Z) CD of the Year Won

Billboard Music Awards[edit]

The Billboard Music Awards are an annual awards show for Billboard Magazine. West has won four Billboard Music Awards.

Year Nominated work Award Result
2004 Kanye West R&B/Hip-Hop Singles Artist of the Year Nominated
Kanye West R&B/Hip-Hop Artist of the Year Nominated
The College Dropout R&B/Hip-Hop Album of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Hot 100 Songwriter of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Rap Artist of the Year Won
Kanye West New R&B/Hip-Hop Artist of the Year Won
Kanye West Male New Artist of the Year Won
Kanye West Billboard Artist Achievement Award Won
2011 My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Top Rap Album Nominated
2012 "E.T." (with Katy Perry) Top Digital Songs Nominated
"E.T." (with Katy Perry) Top Hot 100 Song Nominated
"E.T." (with Katy Perry) Top Pop Song Nominated
Watch The Throne Top Rap Album Nominated
2013 "Mercy" Top Rap Song Nominated

Billboard Spin Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2011 "E.T." with Katy Perry 300,000 Spins Won

Billboard Year-End Chart Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2011 "E.T." with Katy Perry Top Dance Club/Songs Won

Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards[edit]

The Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Awards reflect the performance of recordings on the R&B/hip-hop and rap charts.[12] West has won two awards from eight nominations.[13][14]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2005 Kanye West Top Producer Nominated
2006 Late Registration Top R&B/Hip-Hop Album Nominated
"Gold Digger" Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Song Nominated
Kanye West Top R&B/Hip-Hop Artist Nominated
Kanye West Top Male R&B/Hip-Hop Artist Nominated
Kanye West Top R&B/Hip-Hop Album Artist Nominated
Late Registration Top Rap Album Won
"Gold Digger" Hot Rap Track of the Year Won

Bravo A-List Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2009 Kanye West Male Style Nominated
Kanye West Artist Of The Year Nominated
808's & Heartbreak Album Of The Year Nominated
Kanye West for Louis Vuitton Shoes Designer Nominated

BMI Urban Music[edit]

Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) is one of three United States performing rights organizations, along with ASCAP and SESAC. It collects license fees on behalf of songwriters, composers, and music publishers and distributes them as royalties to those members whose works have been performed. In 2012, BMI collected $898.7 million in licensing fees and distributed $749.8 million in royalties.[15][16]

Year Recipient Award Result
2005 "Jesus Walks" Top Urban Song Won
2006 "Gold Digger" Top Urban Song
"Overnight Celebrity" Pop Award
Kanye West Top Urban Producer
2007 "Unbreakable" Top Urban Song
2009 "Flashing Lights" Top Urban Song
2010 Kanye West Top Urban Producer
"Knock You Down" Most-Performed Urban Song
"American Boy" Pop Award Song
2012 "Niggas in Paris" Urban Publisher of the Year
"Niggas in Paris" Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Song
"All of the Lights" Top Urban Song
Kanye West Top Urban Producer

BRIT Awards[edit]

The BRIT Awards were founded by the British Phonographic Industry. It is an annual pop music award ceremony held in the United Kingdom. West has won three awards from eight nominations.[17][18][19][20]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2005 Kanye West International Breakthrough Act Nominated
Kanye West International Male Solo Artist Nominated
2006 Late Registration International Album Nominated
Kanye West International Male Solo Artist Won
2008 Kanye West International Male Solo Artist Won
2009 Kanye West International Male Solo Artist Won
2011 Kanye West International Male Solo Artist Nominated
2012 Kanye West and Jay-Z International Group Nominated

ECHO Awards[edit]

The ECHO Awards are an annual awards ceremony by the Deutsche Phono-Akademie (de) an association of recording companies of Germany to recognize outstanding achievement in the music industry. West received one award.

Year Recipient Award Result
2008 Kanye West International Hip-Hop/R&B Artist Won

Grammy Awards[edit]

The Grammy Awards are awarded annually by the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences. West has won twenty-one awards from fifty-one nominations. Kanye West is ranked 8th in the Grammy Award records for most Grammy wins and 6th for most won by a male artist. He also has the 5th most Grammy nominations, behind Quincy Jones, Chick Corea, Georg Solti and John Williams.[21][22][23][24]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2005 The College Dropout Album of the Year Nominated
Best Rap Album Won
"Jesus Walks" Song of the Year Nominated
Best Rap Song Won
Kanye West Best New Artist Nominated
"Through the Wire" Best Rap Solo Performance Nominated
"You Don't Know My Name" (Alicia Keys's song) Best R&B Song Won
"All Falls Down" Best Rap/Sung Collaboration Nominated
"Slow Jamz" Nominated
2006 "They Say" (with Common & John Legend) Nominated
"Unbreakable" (Alicia Keys) Best R&B Song Nominated
"Diamonds from Sierra Leone" Best Rap Song Won
"Gold Digger" Record of the Year Nominated
Best Rap Solo Performance Won
Late Registration Best Rap Album Won
Album of the Year Nominated
2008 "Can't Tell Me Nothing" Best Rap Song Nominated
"Classic (Better Than I've Ever Been)" (with Nas, Rakim & KRS-One) Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group Nominated
"Good Life" Best Rap/Sung Collaboration Nominated
Best Rap Song Won
Graduation Album of the Year Nominated
Best Rap Album Won
"Southside" (with Common) Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group Won
"Stronger" Best Rap Solo Performance Won
2009 "American Boy" (Estelle featuring Kanye West) Song of the Year Nominated
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration Won
"Swagga Like Us" (with T.I., Jay-Z, & Lil Wayne) Best Rap Song Nominated
Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group Won
"Put On" (with Young Jeezy) Nominated
2010 "Amazing" (with Young Jeezy) Nominated
"Make Her Say" (with Kid Cudi & Common) Nominated
"Ego" (with Beyoncé) Best Rap/Sung Collaboration Nominated
"Knock You Down" (with Keri Hilson & Ne-Yo) Nominated
"Run This Town" (Jay-Z featuring Kanye West & Rihanna) Won
Best Rap Song Won
2011 "Power" Best Rap Solo Performance Nominated
2012 "All Of The Lights" (with Rihanna, Kid Cudi & Fergie) Song Of the Year Nominated
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration Won
Best Rap Song Won
"Otis" (with Jay-Z) Nominated
Best Rap Performance Won
Watch The Throne (with Jay-Z) Best Rap Album Nominated
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Won
2013 "Niggas in Paris" (with Jay-Z) Best Rap Performance Won
Best Rap Song Won
"Mercy" (feat. Big Sean, Pusha T & 2 Chainz) Best Rap Performance Nominated
Best Rap Song Nominated
"No Church in the Wild" (with Jay-Z, Frank Ocean & The-Dream) Best Rap/Sung Collaboration Won
Best Short Form Music Video Nominated
2014 "New Slaves" Best Rap Song Nominated
Yeezus Best Rap Album Nominated

Meteor Ireland Music Awards[edit]

The Meteor Ireland Music Awards is an awards ceremony bestowed upon professionals in the music industry in Ireland and further afield. Apart from 2011, they have been bestowed each year since 2001, replacing the IRMA Ireland Music Awards held in the 1990s. Promoted by MCD Productions, the ceremony at which these accolades are bestowed upon worthy recipients is referred to colloquially as The Meteors, though occasionally also by its full title.

Year Recipient Award Result
2006 Kanye West Best International Male Won
2008 Kanye West Best International Male Nominated
2009 Kanye West Best International Male Nominated

MOBO Awards[edit]

The MOBO Awards (an acronym for "Music of Black Origin") were established in 1996 by Kanya King. They are held annually in the United Kingdom to recognize artists of any race or nationality performing music of black origin. West has received five awards from twelve nominations.[25][26][27][28]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2004 Kanye West Best Hip-Hop Artist Won
"All Falls Down" Best Video Nominated
Kanye West Best Producer Won
"Talk About Our Love" Best Collaboration Nominated
"Slow Jamz" Best Collaboration Nominated
"All Falls Down" Best Single Nominated
The College Dropout Best Album Won
2006 Kanye West Best International Male Nominated
Kanye West Best Hip-Hop Artist Won
2007 Kanye West Best International Artist Nominated
Kanye West Best Hip-Hop Act Won
"Stronger" Best Video Won
2008 Kanye West Best International Act Nominated
2009 808's & Heartbreak Best Album Nominated
Kanye West Best Hip Hop Act Nominated
Kanye West Best International Act Nominated
2012 Kanye West Best International Act Nominated

MTV Awards[edit]

MTV Asia Awards[edit]

The MTV Asia Awards is the Asian equivalent of the MTV EMA. Established in 2002, the show gives recognition and awards to Asian and international icons in achievement, cinema, fashion, humanitarian, and music. Just like the EMA, most of the awards are voted for by the viewers from the Asian region.

Year Recipient Award Result
2006 Kanye West Favorite Male Artist Nominated
"Gold Digger" Favorite Video Nominated

MTV Australia Awards[edit]

The MTV Australia Awards is the Australian version of the MTV VMA established in 2005 by MTV Australia.

Year Recipient Award Result
2006 "Gold Digger" Best Male Video Nominated
Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
Song of the Year Nominated

MTV Europe Music Awards[edit]

The MTV Europe Music Awards were established in 1994 by MTV Europe to celebrate the most popular music videos in Europe. West has won two award from seven nominations.[29][30][31][32]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2004 Kanye West Best Hip-Hop Act Nominated
2005 Kanye West Best Hip-Hop Act Nominated
2006 Kanye West Best Hip-Hop Act Won
Kanye West Best Male Artist Nominated
"Touch the Sky" Best Video Nominated
2007 Kanye West Ultimate Urban Nominated
"Stronger" Video Star Nominated
2008 Kanye West Ultimate Urban Won
2009 Kanye West Best Urban Nominated
2010 Kanye West Best Male Nominated
Best Hip-Hop Nominated
2011 Kanye West Best Male Nominated
Kanye West and Jay-Z Best Hip-Hop Nominated
2012 Kanye West Best Male Nominated
Kanye West and Jay-Z Best Hip-Hop Nominated
Kanye West and Jay-Z Best Live Nominated
2013 Kanye West Best Hip-Hop Nominated

MTV's Annual Hottest MC[edit]

Year Recipient Award Result
2007 Kanye West Hottest MC in the Game Nominated
2008 Kanye West Hottest MC in the Game Won
2009 Kanye West Hottest MC in the Game Nominated
2010 Kanye West Hottest MC in the Game Nominated
2011 Kanye West Hottest MC in the Game Nominated
2012 Kanye West Hottest MC in the Game Nominated

MTV Video Music Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2004 "All Falls Down" Best Male Video Nominated
Best New Artist in a Video Nominated
Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
Breakthrough Video Nominated
2005 "Jesus Walks" Video of the Year Nominated
Best Male Video Won
Best Hip Hop Video Nominated
2006 "Gold Digger" Best Male Video Nominated
Best Hip Hop Video Nominated
Ringtone of the Year Nominated
2007 "Stronger" Video of the Year Nominated
Best Director Nominated
Best Editing in a Video Nominated
Kanye West Male Artist of the Year Nominated
Quadruple Threat of the Year Nominated
2008 "Homecoming" Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
"Good Life" Best Special Effects Won
2009 "Love Lockdown" Video of the Year Nominated
Best Male Video Nominated
Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
"Paranoid" Best Special Effects Nominated
2011 "All of the Lights" Best Male Video Nominated
Best Collaboration Nominated
Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
Best Editing Nominated
"E.T." (with Katy Perry) Best Collaboration Won
"Power" Best Art Direction Nominated
Best Special Effects Nominated
2012 "Mercy" Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
Best Editing Nominated
"Niggas in Paris" (with Jay-Z) Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
Best Editing Nominated
"Otis" (with Jay-Z) Best Direction Nominated

MTV Video Music Awards Japan[edit]

The MTV Video Music Awards Japan was established in 2002 by MTV Japan honoring artists from the region.

Year Recipient Award Result
2005 "Jesus Walks" Best Male Video Nominated
Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
2006 "Diamonds From Sierra Leone" Best Male Video Nominated
"Gold Digger" Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
2007 "I Still Love H.E.R." Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
2008 "Stronger" Video of the Year Nominated
Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
2009 "Heartless" Best Male Video Nominated
Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
2011 "Runaway" Best Male Video Nominated
"Power" Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated
2012 "Otis" Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated

MTV Platinum Video Plays Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2012 E.T. with Katy Perry Platinum Won


MTV Movie Awards[edit]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2014 Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues Best Cameo Pending

MuchMusic Video Awards[edit]

The MuchMusic Video Awards (also known as (the) MMVA or MMVAs) are annual awards ceremony presented by the Canadian music video channel MuchMusic to honour the year's best music videos.

Year Recipient Award Result
2005 "Jesus Walks" International Video of the Year Nominated
2006 "Gold Digger" People's Choice: Favorite International Artist Nominated
"Gold Digger" Best International Artist Nominated
"Touch the Sky" Best International Artist Nominated
2008 "Stronger" Best International Video - Artist Nominated
2009 "Runaway" International Video of the Year - Artist Nominated
"Heartless" International Video of the Year - Artist Nominated
2010 "Forever" (with Drake, Lil Wayne & Eminem) UR FAVE New Artist Nominated
"Forever" (with Drake, Lil Wayne & Eminem) UR FAVE Video Nominated
"Forever" (with Drake, Lil Wayne & Eminem) International Video of the Year Nominated
2011 "E.T." (with Katy Perry) International Video of the Year - Artist Nominated
2012 "Otis" (with Jay-Z) Most Streamed Video of the Year Nominated
2013 "No Church in the Wild" International Video of the Year - Group Nominated

mtvU Woodie Award[edit]

mtvU has its own annual awards show, the Woodie Awards, which they say recognizes "the music voted best by college students.

Year Recipient Award Result
2008 Kanye West Performing Woodie Nominated
2011 Kanye West Left Field Woodie Won

NAACP Image Awards[edit]

The NAACP Image Awards were established in 1969 by the American National Association for the Advancement of Colored People to honor outstanding people of color in film, television, music, and literature. West has won one award from thirteen nominations.[33]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2005 Kanye West Outstanding New Artist Won
2006 Kanye West Outstanding Male Artist Nominated
"Diamonds from Sierra Leone" Outstanding Music Video Nominated
"Diamonds from Sierra Leone" Outstanding Song Nominated
Late Registration Outstanding Album Nominated
2008 Kanye West Outstanding Male Artist Nominated
"Stronger" Outstanding Music Video Nominated
"Stronger" Outstanding Song Nominated
Graduation Outstanding Album Nominated
2009 "American Boy" (w/ Estelle) Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration Nominated
808s & Heartbreak Outstanding Album Nominated
2011 Kanye West Outstanding Male Artist Nominated
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Outstanding Album Nominated

NME Awards[edit]

The NME Awards is an annual music awards show in the United Kingdom, founded by the music magazine, NME (New Musical Express). The first awards show was held in 1953 as the NME Poll Winners Concerts, shortly after the founding of the magazine.

Year Recipient Award Result
2006 Kanye West Best Solo Artist Won
2010 Kanye West Villain of the Year Won
2010 "Run This Town" (with Jay-Z & Rihanna) Outstanding Duo, Group or Collaboration Nominated
2011 Kanye West Best Solo Artist Nominated
Kanye West Best Band Blog or Twitter Nominated
Kanye West Hero of the Year Nominated

NRJ Music Awards[edit]

Year Recipient Award Result
2009 Estelle & Kanye West Group/Duo Internationale Troupe of the Year Nominated
2009 "American Boy" Best International Song Nominated

O Music Awards[edit]

The O Music Awards (commonly abbreviated as the OMAs) is an awards show presented by Viacom to honor music, technology and intersection between the two.[34]

Year Recipient Award Result
2011 Kanye West Innovative Artist Won
Kanye West Must Follow Artist on Twitter Nominated
E.T. with Katy Perry Best Lyrics Video Nominated
Kanye West Best Tweet Won
2012 DONDA Best Artist/ Digital Entrepreneur Nominated

People's Choice Awards[edit]

Year Recipient Award Result
2008 "Stronger" Favorite Hip-Hop Song Nominated
2009 "Good Life" Favorite Hip-Hop Song Nominated
2010 "Run This Town" (with Jay-Z & Rihanna) Favorite Music Collaboration Won
2012 "E.T. with Katy Perry" Favorite Song of the Year Won

Planeta Awards[edit]

Soul Train Awards[edit]

The Soul Train Music Awards is an annual award show which previously aired in national television syndication, and honors the best in Black music and entertainment.

Year Nominated work Award Result
Planeta Awards E.T. with Katy Perry Best Song Hip-Hop o R&B of the Year Nominated
2006 Gold Digger Best R&B/Soul or Rap Dance Cut Nominated
Gold Digger Best R&B/Soul or Rap Music Video by Michael Jackson Won
2009 808's & Heartbreak Album of the Year Nominated
Knock You Down Best Collaboration Won
2011 All of the Lights Best Hip-Hop Song of the Year Won
Otis Best Hip-Hop Song of the Year Nominated
All of the Lights Best Song of the Year Nominated
“Watch the Throne” Album of the Year Nominated
2012 Mercy Best Hip-Hop Song of the Year Won

Source Awards[edit]

2004 Year Award Result
Kanye West Lyricist of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Live Performer of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Producer of the Year Nominated
"Slow Jamz" (Kanye West featuring Twista & Jamie Foxx) R&B/Rap Collaboration Nominated
The College Dropout Album of the Year Won
"Through the Wire" Video of the Year Won
Kanye West Breakthrough Artist Won

Sucker Free Awards[edit]

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Year Nominated work Award Result
2011 Kanye West Artist That Ran 2011 Nominated
Watch The Throne (with Jay-Z) Best Album of the Year Won
Niggas In Paris (with Jay-Z) Song of the Year Won
G.O.O.D. Music Best Crew Nominated

Teen Choice Awards[edit]

The Teen Choice Awards are presented annually by the Fox Broadcasting Company and Global Television Network. The program honors the year's biggest achievements in music, movies, sports, and television as voted by teenagers aged twelve to nineteen. West won his first award in 2009 for Choice Rap Artist.[36]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2005 Kanye West Choice Rap Artist Nominated
2006 Kanye West Choice Rap Artist Nominated
Kanye West Choice Male Artist Nominated
2009 Kanye West Choice Rap Artist Won
2011 Kanye West Choice Music: R&B/Hip-Hop Artist Nominated
Kanye West Choice Music: R&B/Hip-Hop Track Nominated
2012 Kanye West Choice Music R&B/Hip-Hop Artist Nominated
2013 Kanye West Choice Music Hip-Hop/Rap Artist Pending

Vibe Awards[edit]

The Vibe Awards are hosted annually by Vibe magazine. West has won two awards from ten nominations.[37][38][39]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2004 Jesus Walks Hottest Hook Nominated
Slow Jamz Coolest Collabo Nominated
All Falls Down Reelest Video Nominated
Kanye West Artist of the Year Nominated
2005 Gold Digger Coolest Collabo Nominated
Kanye West Artist of the Year Nominated
Kanye West Best Rapper Won
Late Registration Album of the Year Nominated
2007 Kanye West VStyle Nominated
Can't Tell Me Nothing Mixtape of the Year Won

World Music Awards[edit]

The World Music Awards, founded in 1989, is an international awards show that annually honors recording artists based on their worldwide sales figures, which are provided by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry. West has received four nominations and won two awards.[40]

Year Nominated work Award Result
2004 Kanye West World's Best New Male Artist Won
2006 World's Best Selling Hip-Hop/Rap Artist Won
2007 World's Best Selling Hip-Hop/Rap Artist Nominated
2008 World's Best Selling Hip-Hop/Rap Artist Nominated
2013 Best Male Artist Pending
Best Artist Entertainer of The Year Pending
Jay-Z & Kanye West Best Live Act Pending
Black Skinhead Best Song Pending
Clique (with Jay-Z and Big Sean) Best Song Pending
Mercy (with Big Sean, Pusha T and 2 Chainz) Pending
Best Video Pending
Nigga In Paris (with Jay-Z) Pending
Cruel Summer (with G.O.O.D Music) Best Album Pending
Yeezus Pending

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