Kanye West and Ludacris Lead Source Awards Nominations

Single of the year, collaboration
“Damn,” Youngbloodz featuring Lil Jon, produced by Lil Jon; “Slow Motion,” Juvenile featuring Soulja Slim, produced by Dani Kartel; “Round Here,” Memphis Bleek featuring Trick Daddy and T.I., produced by Just Blaze; “Salt Shaker,” Ying Yang Twinz featuring Lil Jon; “Ridin’ Spinners,” Three 6 Mafia featuring Lil Flip, produced by DJ Paul/ Juicy J

R&B/Rap collaboration of the year
“Hotel,” Cassidy featuring R Kelly, produced by Swizz Beatz; “Slow Jamz,” Twista featuring Jamie Foxx and Kanye West, produced by Kanye West; “Yeah,” Usher featuring Lil Jon and Ludacris, produced by Lil Jon; “Summertime,” Beyonce featuring Ghostface, produced by P. Diddy/Mario Winans/Stevie J; “I Don’t Wanna Know,” Mario Winans featuring P. Diddy, produced by Mario Winans

Best female rap collaboration
“Dude,” Beenie Man and Shawnna, produced by Dave Kelly; “Not Today,” Mary J. Blige and Eve, produced by Dr. Dre; “Right Thurr,” Chingy and Trina, produced by The Track Starz; “Lean Back,” Terror Squad and Remy Ma, produced by Scott Storch; “Naughty Girl,” Beyonce and Lil Kim, produced by Scott Storch

Fat tape song of the year
“Run,” Ghostface Killah featuring Jadakiss and Sheek, produced by Rza; “Snitch N…..s,” Scarface featuring Z-Ro, produced by Mike Dean; “Clap Back,” Ja Rule produced by Scott Storch; “Untouchable,” Untouchables featuring Benzino, produced by Hangmen 3; “Certified Gangstas,” Jim Jones featuring Cam’ron and The Game, produced by Bang

Remix of the year
“Right Thurr,” Chingy featuring Trina and JD, produced by The Track Starz; “Hell Yeah,” Dead Prez featuring Jay-Z, produced by Stic/M1/the downbeat production collective; “Blow It Out,” Ludacris featuring 50 Cent, produced by R. Browz; “Neva Eva,” Trillville featuring Twista produced by Lil Jon/Don P; “Rubberband Man,” T.I. featuring Mack 10, Trick Daddy and Twista, produced by David Banner

Album of the year
“The Black Album,” Jay-Z; “The College Dropout,” Kanye West; “Kamikaze,” Twista; “Chicken and Beer,” Ludacris; “Beg For Mercy,” G-Unit

Lyricist of the year
Jay-Z, Kanye West, Cassidy, Ghostface Killah, T.I.

Dancehall/Raggae artist of the year
Elephant Man, Sizzla, Vybz Kartel, T.O.K., Beenie Man

Live performer of the year
Ludacris, Wyclef, Kanye West, Ja Rule, David Banner

Producer of the year
Lil Jon, Kanye West, Just Blaze, Jazze Pha, Scott Storch

R&B artist of the year, male
Usher, R. Kelly, Mario Winans, Carl Thomas, Joe

R&B artist of the year, female
Alicia Keys, Janet Jackson, Beyonce, Ashanti, Monica

Video of the year
“Through The Wire,” Kanye West, directed by Coodie and Kanye West; “Gangsta Nation,” Westside Connection, directed by Dave Meyers; “Untouchable,” Untouchables featuring Lil Jon & Benzino, directed by Benzino/J. Jesses Smith; “It’s All Real,” Pitch Black, directed by Vem/Tony; “This Way,” Dilated Peoples, directed by Dave Meyers

Independent album of the year
“Soul Survivor II,” Pete Rock; “World Is BMF,” Bleu Davinci; “Konexion,” Freddie Foxxx; “Years Later… A Few Months After,” Soulja Slim; “Warning Shots,” Saigon

International artist of the year
Dizzee Rascal (United Kingdom); Tego Calderon (Puerto Rico); IAM (France); Choclair (Canada); Skwatta Kamp (South Africa)

Best acting in a movie by a rapper
“Never Die Alone,” DMX; “S.W.A.T.,” LL Cool J; “Barbershop 2,” Eve; “Barbershop 2,” Ice Cube; “Shottas,” Spragga Benz

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