Shawn Mendes, Alessia Cara Up For Kids' Choice Awards

Canada’s Shawn Mendes, Alessia Cara and Justin Bieber are among the nominees for this year’s Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards.

Mendes is up for Favourite Male Artist against Bruno Mars, DJ Khaled, Ed Sheeran, Luis Fonsi and Kendrick Lamar.

Mendes won the award last year (and won Favourite New Artist in 2016).

Cara is vying for Favourite Breakout Artist with Camila Cabello, Cardi B, Harry Styles, Khalid and Noah Cyrus.

Bieber’s name shows up twice in the Favourite Song category, where the “Despacito” remix and DJ Khaled’s “I’m The One” are nominated.

Voting in music categories begins March 5. The awards will be handed out March 24 in Los Angeles.

Check out all the nominees in the music categories:

Favourite Music Group
Fifth Harmony
Imagine Dragons
Maroon 5
The Chainsmokers
Twenty One Pilots

Favourite Male Artist
Bruno Mars
DJ Khaled
Ed Sheeran
Luis Fonsi
Kendrick Lamar
Shawn Mendes

Favourite Female Artist
Demi Lovato
Katy Perry
Selena Gomez
Taylor Swift

Favourite Song
"Despacito" (Remix) – Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee, ft. Justin Bieber
"HUMBLE." – Kendrick Lamar
"I’m The One" – DJ Khaled, ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper, Lil Wayne
"It Ain’t Me" – Selena Gomez & Kygo
"Look What You Made Me Do" – Taylor Swift
"Shape Of You" – Ed Sheeran
"That’s What I Like" – Bruno Mars
"Thunder" – Imagine Dragons

Favourite Breakout Artist
Alessia Cara
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Harry Styles
Noah Cyrus

Favourite Global Music Star
Black Coffee (Africa)
BTS (Asia)
Lorde (Australia/New Zealand)
Maluma (South America)
Taylor Swift (North America)
The Vamps (UK)
Zara Larsson (Europe)