Jay Z Poster

Awards

Primetime Emmy Awards

2015 Nominee
Primetime Emmy
Outstanding Special Class Program
On the Run Tour: Beyonce and Jay Z (2014)
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BET Awards

2014 Winner
BET Award
Best Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Drunk in Love."
Nominee
BET Award
Best Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Holy Grail."
Coca-Cola Viewers' Choice Award
Shared with:
For the song "Drunk in Love."
Video of the Year
Shared with:
For the video "Drunk in Love."
Best Male Hip Hop Artist

Black Reel Awards

2013 Nominee
Black Reel
Best Song
Safe House (2012)
Shared with:
For the song "No Church in the Wild"
2011 Nominee
Black Reel
Best Song
Brooklyn's Finest (2009)
Shared with:
For the song "Run This Town"

Grammy Awards

2018 Nominee
Grammy
Best Rap/Sung Performance
Shared with:
Song: "Family Feud"
Best Rap Performance
Song: "4:44"
Record of the Year
Shared with:
For "The Story of O.J."
Album of the Year
Shared with:
For "4:44"
Song of the Year
Shared with:
For "4:44"
2017 Nominee
Grammy
Best Rap Performance
Shared with:
Song: "Pop Style"
2015 Winner
Grammy
Best R&B Performance
Shared with:
For the song "Drunk in Love."
Best R&B Song
Shared with:
For the song "Drunk in Love."
Nominee
Grammy
Album of the Year
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Shared with producers Rey Reel and Key Wane, engineer/mixers Noel Cadastre, Noel "Gadget" Campbell,... More

Shared with producers Rey Reel and Key Wane, engineer/mixers Noel Cadastre, Noel "Gadget" Campbell, Chris Godbey, and Justin Hergett, mastering engineer Aya Merrill, engineer/mixer/mastering engineer James Krausse. For the album "Beyoncé."

Best Music Film
On the Run Tour: Beyonce and Jay Z (2014)
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2014 Winner
Grammy
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Holy Grail."
Nominee
Grammy
Best Pop Duo/Group Performance
Shared with:
For the song "Suit & Tie."
Best Rap Performance
For the song "Tom Ford."
Best Rap Album
For the album "Magna Carta... Holy Grail."
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Part II (On the Run)."
Best Music Video
Picasso Baby: A Performance Art Film (2013)
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Best Short Form Music Video
Picasso Baby: A Performance Art Film (2013)
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Best Short Form Music Video
Justin Timberlake Ft. Jay-Z: Suit & Tie (2013)
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Best Rap Song
Shared with:
For the song "Holy Grail."
Album of the Year
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Shared with Engineer/Mixers Andrew Wright and Jared Scott, and Mastering Engineer Mike Bozzi. For ... More

Shared with Engineer/Mixers Andrew Wright and Jared Scott, and Mastering Engineer Mike Bozzi. For the album "good kid, m.A.A.d city."

2013 Winner
Grammy
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "No Church in the Wild."
Best Rap Performance
Shared with:
For the song "Ni**as in Paris."
Best Rap Song
Shared with:
For the song "Ni**as in Paris."
Nominee
Grammy
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Talk That Talk."
Best Rap Performance
Shared with:
For the song "I Do."
Best Short Form Music Video
Jay-Z & Kanye West Feat. Frank Ocean: No Church in the Wild (2012)
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2012 Winner
Grammy
Best Rap Performance
Shared with:
For the song "Otis."
Nominee
Grammy
Best Rap Song
Shared with:
For the song "Otis."
Best Rap Album
Shared with:
For the album "Watch the Throne."
2011 Winner
Grammy
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Empire State of Mind."
Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group
Shared with:
For the song "On To the Next One."
Nominee
Grammy
Record of the Year
Shared with:
For the song "Empire State of Mind" (With Producers Jnay and Shux and Engineer/Mixer Ann Mincieli).
Best Rap Album
For the album "The Blueprint 3."
2010 Winner
Grammy
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Run This Town."
Best Rap Solo Performance
For the song "D.O.A (Death of Autotune)."
Best Rap Song
Shared with:
For the song "Run This Town."
Nominee
Grammy
Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group
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For the song "Money Goes, Honey Stay."
Best Rap Song
Shared with:
For the song "D.O.A. (Death of Autotone)."
2009 Winner
Grammy
Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group
Shared with:
For the song "Swagga Like Us."
Nominee
Grammy
Best Rap Performance by a Duo or Group
Shared with:
For the song "Mr. Carter."
Best Rap Album
For the album "American Gangster."
Best Rap Solo Performance
For the song "Roc Boys (And the Winner Is...)."
2008 Winner
Grammy
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Umbrella."
Nominee
Grammy
Song of the Year
Shared with:
For the song "Umbrella."
Best Rap Album
For the album "Kingdom Come."
Best Rap Solo Performance
For the song "Show Me What You Got."
2007 Nominee
Grammy
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Deja Vu."
2006 Winner
Grammy
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Numb/Encore."
2005 Winner
Grammy
Best Rap Solo Performance
For the song "99 Problems."
Nominee
Grammy
Best Rap Song
Shared with:
For the song "99 Problems."
Best Rap Album
For the album "The Black Album."
2004 Winner
Grammy
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Crazy in Love."
Nominee
Grammy
Best Rap/Sung Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Frontin'."
Best Rap Song
Shared with:
For the song "Excuse Me Miss."
Best Rap Album
For the album "The Blueprint 2: The Gift And The Curse."
2002 Nominee
Grammy
Best Rap Album
For the album "The Blueprint."
2001 Nominee
Grammy
Best Rap Album
For the album "Vol. 3... Life and Times of S. Carter."
1999 Winner
Grammy
Best Rap Album
For the album "Volume 2... Hard Knock Life."

iHeartRadio Music Awards

2014 Nominee
iHeartRadio Music Award
Best Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Suit & Tie."
Best Collaboration
Shared with:
For the song "Holy Grail."
Hip Hop/R&B Song of the Year
Shared with:
For the song "Holy Grail."

Image Awards

2018 Nominee
Entertainer of the Year Award
Nominee
Image Award
Outstanding Male Artist
Outstanding Song - Contemporary
Song: "The Story of O.J."
Outstanding Album
Album: "4:44"
Outstanding Music Video/Visual Album

Key Art Awards

2013 Nominee
Key Art Award
Best Audio/Visual Technique
The Great Gatsby (2013)
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For its music in the first theatrical trailer.

Kids' Choice Awards, USA

2010 Winner
Blimp Award
Favorite Male Singer

MTV Movie + TV Awards

1999 Nominee
MTV Movie Award
Best Movie Song
Rush Hour (1998)
For "Can I Get A...".

MTV Video Music Awards (VMA)

2014 Winner
VMA
Best Collaboration
Shared with:
For the video "Drunk in Love."
Nominee
VMA
Video of the Year
Shared with:
For the video "Drunk in Love."
2013 Winner
VMA
Best Direction
Justin Timberlake Ft. Jay-Z: Suit & Tie (2013)
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Nominee
VMA
Best Collaboration
Justin Timberlake Ft. Jay-Z: Suit & Tie (2013)
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2012 Nominee
VMA
Best Hip-Hop Video
Shared with:
For the video "Paris."
Best Direction
Shared with:
For the video "Otis."
Best Editing
Shared with:
For the video "Paris."

People's Choice Awards, USA

2015 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Hip-Hop Artist
2014 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Hip-Hop Artist
2013 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Hip-Hop Artist
2011 Nominee
People's Choice Award
Favorite Hip-Hop Artist

Teen Choice Awards

2013 Nominee
Teen Choice Award
Choice Single: Male Artist
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For the song "Suit & Tie".
Choice Summer Music Star: Male
Choice Summer Tour
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For "Legends of the Summer Tour".

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