Drake, The Weeknd Among Canadian Acts Up For Peoples' Choice Awards
Canada’s Drake, The Weeknd, Shawn Mendes and Alessia Cara are among the nominees announced Tuesday for the Peoples’ Choice Awards.
Drake, The Weeknd and Mendes are all up for Favourite Male Artist against Blake Shelton and Justin Timberlake. Cara is competing against The Chainsmokers, DNCE, Niall Horan and Zayn for the Breakout Artist honour.
Drake and The Weeknd are also in the running for Favourite R&B Artist against Beyoncé, Rihanna and Usher.
But wait! Drake also has a pair of nods in the Song category, for “One Dance” and for “Work” by Rihanna feat. Drake. His album Views is up for Favourite Album.
Other Canadians nominated for Peoples’ Choice Awards are Kiefer Sutherland, Matthew Perry, Stephen Amell, Joshua Jackson, Ryan Reynolds and Ryan Gosling.
Voting online goes until Dec. 15 and the trophies will be handed out on Jan. 18. You can see all the nominees here.