Eminem was among the nominees for the annual Detroit Music Awards, which are slated to take place Friday, April 23 at the State Theater in Detroit.
Eminem is nominated twice in the Best National Single category for his songs “Sing For The Moment” and “Superman,”.
Neither of the rappers were nominated in the Urban/Funk/Hip-Hop categories. Local artists White Boy Ric, Miz Korona, Khary Kimani Turner, Paradime, Poetic Menace, Trip, Black Bottom Collective and Black Magic Crossing filled out the rap categories.
Local DJ’s DJ Babe, DJ Houseshoes, DJ Stezo and Mark EP were all nominated for their turntable work.
The event will honor blues legends the Butler Twins and electronic music pioneer Juan Atkins with the Distinguished Achievement Award.
Tickets to attend the event are priced between $10-$25 and are available through Ticketmaster.