Slow Hands Niall Horan
18 September 2012, 08:12
Emeli Sande, Plan B and Rita Ora have all scored multiple nominations at this year's ceremony.
The nominations for this year's Music Of Black Origin (MOBOs) 2012 have been announced with both Emeli Sande and Plan B leading the nominations with five each.
Rita Ora and Labrinth have both also scored well at the upcoming awards ceremony with their debut records leading them to gain four nods apiece, while Ed Sheeran scored three nominations after the success of his debut record '+'.
Tulisa's new solo pop career earned her a single nomination while Jessie J also scored a nod, after sweeping the board with four awards at the MOBOs 2011.
The like of Beyonce, Ne-Yo, Nicki Minaj, Frank Ocean and Kanye West and Jay-Z have all been honoured in the Best International category.
The MOBO Awards 2012 are set to take place at Liverpool's Echo Arena on 3rd November.
Check out the full nominations for this year's MOBO Awards 2012 below:
Best R&B/Soul Act
Best Hip-Hop/Grime Act
Best International Act