LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- R&B sensation and Louisville native Bryson Tiller is garnering more mainstream recognition.

Billboard reports that Tiller is nominated for seven 2017 Soul Train Awards. He's tied with singer Solange for the most nominations at this year's ceremony.

He is nominated as the year's Best R&B/Soul Male Artist.

Tiller is also nominated in several categories as a featured artist on the hit song "Wild Thoughts," including Video of the Year, the Rhythm & Bars Award, Song of the Year, Best Dance Performance and Best Collaboration. He shares the nominations for "Wild Thoughts" with main artist Dj Khaled and Rihanna, who is also featured on the single.

Tiller scored a second nomination in the Best Collaboration category for the song "Insecure." He shares this nomination with singer Jazmine Sullivan.

Other artists up for awards this year include Bruno Mars, The Weeknd, Mary J. Blige and Beyonce.

This year's Soul Train Awards will air on BET on Nov. 26.


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