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CRAIG DAVID has picked up three MOBO Award nominations for this year, a repeat of his total tally of gongs for 2000.

At a launch in London last night (August 29), attended by TLC‘s Lisa ‘Left Eye’ Lopes and Kelis, Destiny’s Child, Missy Elliott, So Solid Crew, Oxide & Neutrino and Usher also picked up three nominations.

Veteran soul crooner Luther Vandross will pick up a Lifetime Achievement Award at the ceremony, set for the London Arena on October 4, while R Kelly will receive an Outstanding Achievement gong.

Kelis and Trevor Nelson will host the awards.

This year’s nominations are as follows:

Best R&B Act

Destiny’s Child

Usher

Craig David

Sisqo

Damage

Best Hip Hop Act

OutKast

Missy Elliott

Ja Rule

Roots Manuva

Nelly

Eve

Best Video

OutKast – ‘Ms Jackson’

Missy Elliott – ‘Get Ur Freak On’

Eminem – ‘Stan’

Usher – ‘Pop Ya Colla’

Oxide & Neutrino – ‘Up Middle Finger’

Best Producer

Dr Dre

Neptunes

Timbaland

Mark Hill

Blacksmith

Stargate

Best UK Act (in association with The Sun)

Damage

Craig David

So Solid Crew

Mis-teeq

Sade

Mastercard Best Album

Destiny’s Child – ‘Survivor’

OutKast – ‘Stankonia’

Craig David – ‘Born To Do It’

Usher – ‘8701’

Mya – ‘Fear Of Flying’

Samantha Mumba – ‘Gotta Tell You’

Best Single (in association with Capital FM)

Destiny’s Child – ‘Independent Women Part 1’

Missy Elliott – ‘Get Ur Freak On’

OutKast – ‘Ms Jackson’

Architechs – ‘Body Groove’

DJ Pied Piper – ‘Do You Really Like It?’

Shaggy – ‘It Wasn’t Me’

Best Newcomer

Mis-teeq

Sunshine Anderson

India Arie

DJ Pied Piper

So Solid Crew

Oxide & Neutrino

Best UK Radio DJ

Trevor Nelson

Simon ‘Schoolboy’ Phillips

Giles Peterson

Jigs

Dreem Teem

Matt White

Steve Sutherland

Tim Westwood

George Kay

Chris Phillips