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Wiley, Laura Mvula get four MOBO nods

1 of 1 Laura Mvula and Wiley lead MOBO nominations
Laura Mvula and Wiley lead MOBO nominations

Laura Mvula and rapper Wiley have led this year's MOBO Award nominations, with four nods each.

Wiley has been nominated in the Best Male, Best UK Hip Hop/Grime Act, Best Album and Best Single categories in The Music of Black Origin awards which takes place on October 19th in Glasgow's Hydro Arena.

Mvula has been nominated in the Best Female category alongside Jessie J, Jessie Ware, Lianna La Havas and Rita Ora.

She will also compete in the Best Video, Best Album and Best R&B/Soul Act categories.

The Best International Act will be hotly contested, with the nominees including Jay Z, Justin Timberlake, Kanye West and Robin Thicke.

The 2013 MOBO Awards will take place on October 19 in Glasgow's Hydro Arena.

The nominations for the MOBO Awards 2013 are as follows:

Best Newcomer in association with HTC
Daley
Elli Ingram
Etta Bond
Fuse ODG
Jacob Banks
Jahmene Douglas
Krept and Konan
Sam Smith
Shakka
Stylo G

Best Male Act
Disclosure
Naughty Boy
Rudimental
Wiley
Wretch 32

Best Female Act In association with Tresor Paris
Jessie J
Jessie Ware
Laura Mvula
Lianna La Havas
Rita Ora

Best Video in association with SBTV
Aluna George: Attracting Flies
Dizzee Rascal: Bassline Junkie
Fuse ODG ft Wyclef: Antenna
Laura Mvula: Green Garden
Naughty Boy feat. Sam Smith: La La La
Rizzle Kicks: Lost Generation

Best UK Hip Hop/Grime
Akala
K Koke
Tinie Tempah
Wiley
Wretch 32

Best Album
Angel: About Time
Disclosure: Settle
Laura Mvula: Sing To the Moon
Rudimental: Home
Wiley: Ascent

Best R&B/Soul Act
Angel
Daley
Jessie Ware
Laura Mvula
Lianne La Havas

Best Song in Association with PRSforMusic
Disclosure feat. Aluna George: White Noise
Naughty Boy: La La La
Rudimental: Waiting All Night
Wiley feat. Chip: Reloaded
Wretch 32 ft Shakka: Black Out

Best International Act
Ciara
Iggy Azalea
J.Cole
Jason Derulo
Jay Z
Justin Timberlake
Kanye West
Kendrick Lamar
Miguel
Robin Thicke

Best African Act
Atumpan
Bombino
Fuse ODG
Ice Prince
Liquideep
Mafikizolo
Seun Kuti
Spoek Mathambo
Tiwa Savage
WizKid

Best Reggae Act
Mavado
Popcaan
Sean Paul
Stylo G
Tarrus Riley

Best Jazz Act
Sons Of Kemet
Courtney Pine
Soweto Kinch
Jazz Jamaica
Lineage

Best Gospel Act
Guvna B
El-Marfex
Lurine Cato
IDMC
Sandra Godley

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