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2019 Everyday Struggle Awards
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On Friday's (Dec. 13) special episode of #EverydayStruggle, Nadeska, DJ Akademiks and Wayno present the second annual Everyday Struggle Awards from the Complex Networks studios in New York City. The EDS Awards honors the standout artists in rap and R&B, who really made an impact over the course of 2019. The 2019 Everyday Struggle Awards Nominees: ROOKIE OF THE YEAR -DaBaby -Megan Thee Stallion -Lil Tecca -Polo G -Roddy Ricch -YBN Cordae -YNW Melly STREETS ON LOCK -Key Glock & Young Dolph -Youngboy Never Broke Again -Lil Durk -Moneybagg Yo -Kevin Gates NEXT TO BLOW -Shoreline Mafia -Rod Wave -Lil TJay - Doja Cat -Lil Keed MIDAS TOUCH -Internet Money -Wheezy -Jetsonmade -Hitmaka -London on da Track VERSE OF THE YEAR -Pusha T “Palmolive” -Drake “Omertà” -J. Cole “Middle Child” -Rapsody “Sojourner” -Sauce Walka “Lakers vs. Rockets” -Benny The Butcher “Crown for Kings” -Gunplay “Nobody’s Favorite” LYRICIST OF THE YEAR -J. Cole -YBN Cordae -Rapsody -Freddie Gibbs -Benny The Butcher R&B ALBUM OF THE YEAR Chris Brown - ‘Indigo’ Ari Lennox - ‘Shea Butter Baby’ Summer Walker - ‘Over It’ Solange - ‘When I Get Home’ Lizzo - ‘Cuz I Love You’ Lucky Daye - ‘Painted’ Khalid - ‘Free Spirit’ MVP OF THE YEAR -Dababy -Post Malone -J. Cole -Tyler, The Creator -Young Thug SONG OF THE YEAR -Lil Nas X ft. Billy Ray Cyrus “Old Town Road” (Remix) -DaBaby “Suge” -Lil Tecca “Ransom” -Chris Brown Ft. Drake “No Guidance” -J.Cole “Middle Child” BEST HIP-HOP ALBUM -Dreamville & J. Cole ‘Revenge of the Dreamers III’ -Rapsody ‘Eve’ -YBN Cordae ‘The Lost Boy’ -Young Thug ‘So Much Fun’ -A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie ‘Hoodie SZN’ -Boogie ‘Everythings for Sale’ -DaBaby ‘Baby on Baby’ -Tyler, The Creator ‘IGOR’ -Meek Mill ‘Championships’ -21 Savage 'I Am I Was' Subscribe to Complex on YouTube: youtube.com/channel/UCE_--R1P5-kfBzHTca0dsnw?sub_confirmation=1 Check out more of Complex here: complex.com twitter.com/Complex facebook.com/complex instagram.com/complex plus.google.com/+complex/ COMPLEX is a community of creators and curators, armed with the Internet, committed to surfacing and sharing the voices and conversations that define our new America. Our videos exemplify convergence culture, exploring topics that include music, sneakers, style, sports and pop culture through original shows and Complex News segments. Featuring your favorite celebrities, authoritative commentary, and a unique voice, our videos make culture pop.