List of awards and nominations received by Lupe Fiasco

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List of Lupe Fiasco's awards
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Lupe Fiasco at Northwestern University in May 2007.

Award Wins Nominations
AOL Music Award
1 1
BET Awards
0 1
BET Hip Hop Awards
0 6
Grammy Awards
1 12
MOBO Awards
0 1
MTV Video Music Awards
0 2
MTV2 Awards
1 1
NAACP Image Awards
0 1
Soul Train Music Awards
0 1
Teen Choice Awards
0 3
Urban Music Awards
0 1
USA's Character Approved Award
1 1
Totals
Awards won 4
Nominations 31

This is a comprehensive list of awards and nominations won by Lupe Fiasco, an American hip-hop artist.

He has thus far in his career, won one Grammy, and has been nominated for eleven others, altogether 12 Grammy nominations. He's also won a USA's Character Approved Award, which had started that year. In total, he has been nominated for thirty-three awards.

AOL Music Award[edit]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2006 Himself Breaker Artist Won[1]

BET Hip-Hop Awards[edit]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2006 Lupe Fiasco's Food & Liquor Hip-Hop CD of the Year Nominated[2]
"Kick, Push" Hip-Hop Video of the Year Nominated[2]
Rookie of the Year Nominated[2]
Himself Lyricist of the Year Nominated[2]
2007 Lupe Fiasco's The Cool CD of the Year Nominated[3]
"Superstar"(with Matthew Santos) Alltel Wireless People’s Champ Nominated
2008 Lupe Fiasco's The Cool CD of the Year Nominated[3]
"Superstar" (with Matthew Santos) Alltel Wireless People's Champ Nominated
2011 Lasers CD of the Year Nominated
"Out of My Head" featuring Trey Songz Reese’s Perfect Combo Award Nominated
2012 "Around My Way (Freedom Ain't Free)" Impact Track Nominated
"Bitch Bad" Nominated

BET Awards[edit]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2007 Himself Best New Artist Nominated[4]

Grammy Awards[edit]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2007 "Kick, Push" Best Rap Solo Performance Nominated[5]
Best Rap Song Nominated[5]
Lupe Fiasco's Food & Liquor Best Rap Album Nominated[5]
2008 "Daydreamin'" (with Jill Scott) Best Urban/Alternative Performance Won[6]
2009 "Paris, Tokyo" Best Rap Solo Performance Nominated[7]
Lupe Fiasco's The Cool Best Rap Album Nominated[7]
"Superstar" (with Matthew Santos) Best Rap/Sung Collaboration Nominated[7]
Best Rap Song Nominated[7]
2012 "The Show Goes On" Nominated[8]
Best Rap Performance Nominated[9]
Lasers Best Rap Album Nominated[10]
2013 Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1 Nominated[11]

MOBO Awards[edit]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2008 Himself Best Hip-Hop Act Nominated[12]

MTV Video Music Awards[edit]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2008 "Superstar" Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated[13]
2011 "The Show Goes On" Best Hip-Hop Video Nominated[14]

MTV2 Awards[edit]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2006 Himself Freshest MC Award Won[15]

NAACP Image Awards[edit]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2007 Himself Outstanding New Artist Nominated[16]

Soul Train Music Awards[edit]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2007 "I Gotcha" Best New R&B/Soul or Rap New Artist Nominated[17]

Teen Choice Awards[edit]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2008 "Superstar"(with Matthew Santos) Best Hip-Hop song Nominated[18]
Himself Rap Artist Nominated[18]
2011 Himself R&B/Hip-Hop Artist Nominated[18]

Urban Music Awards[edit]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2009 Himself Urban Music Award for Best Hip-Hop Act Nominated[19]

USA's Character Approved Awards[edit]

Year Nominee/work Award Result
2009 Himself Character Approved Award for Musician Won[20][21]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Biography Today", p.69
  2. ^ a b c d Henry Adaso. 2006 BET Hip-Hop Awards About.com. Accessed October 6, 2008.
  3. ^ a b Henry Adaso. 2008 BET Hip Hop Awards Nominees About.com. Accessed October 20, 2008.
  4. ^ (May 17, 2007). Beyoncé leads BET Awards with six nominations USA Today. Accessed October 6, 2008.
  5. ^ a b c (January 9, 2008) Lupe Fiasco Is "The Cool"-est Superstar in Hip-Hop Today; Grammy-Nominated Rapper's Sophomore Album Debuts at #1 on Reuters. Accessed October 6, 2008.
  6. ^ Gil Kaufman (February 10, 2008). Grammy Awards Get Rolling As Amy Winehouse, Alicia Keys, Kanye West Win Early Honors MTV. Accessed October 6, 2008.
  7. ^ a b c d "The 51st Annual Grammy Awards Nominations List". Grammy. Archived from the original on 2008-12-05. Retrieved 2009-01-01. 
  8. ^ http://www.grammy.com/nominees?genre=28
  9. ^ http://www.grammy.com/nominees?genre=28
  10. ^ http://www.grammy.com/nominees?genre=28
  11. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-02-01. Retrieved 2016-12-06. 
  12. ^ The MOBO Awards 2008 BBC. Accessed October 6, 2008.
  13. ^ Bill Lamb (August 2, 2008). MTV Video Music Awards Announce Best Pop and Hip Hop Video Nominees About.com. Accessed October 6, 2008.
  14. ^ Bill Lamb (August 2, 2008). MTV Video Music Awards Announce Best Pop and Hip Hop Video Nominees About.com. Accessed October 6, 2008.
  15. ^ "Biography Today", p.69
  16. ^ The 38th NAACP Image Awards Nominations Results
  17. ^ Mark Edward Nero (March 11, 2007). The 2007 Soul Train Music Awards About.com. Accessed October 6, 2008.
  18. ^ a b c (June 17, 2008). 2008 Teen Choice Awards winners and nominees Los Angeles Times. Accessed October 6, 2008.
  19. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2011-07-25. Retrieved 2011-06-18. 
  20. ^ http://www.usanetwork.com/characterapproved/honorees/fiasco/index.html
  21. ^ http://www.defsounds.com/news/Lupe_fiasco_wins_first_ever_character_approved_award