Nigerian music stars celebrate African Americans and other American minorities in music, acting, sports, and other fields of entertainment over the past year.
Teni was rewarded for her amazing musical growth in 2018 with a nomination in the best new international act category.
Meanwhile, Burna Boy and Mr Eazi, were both nominated in the best international act category alongside AKA (South Africa); Aya Nakamura (France); Dave (U.K.); Dosseh (France) and Giggs (U.K).
The two artists, alongside Teni, were the biggest stars of 2018 dropping fan-favorites all year long. Burna Boy and Mr Eazi also performed at Coachella festival in April.
According to reports, the late rapper, Nipsey Hussle, also received a posthumous nomination in the hip-hop artiste category.
The 2019 BET awards will take place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on June 23.