Shawn Mendes, Drake Up For Teen Choice Awards


Canada’s Shawn Mendes, Drake and The Weeknd have earned nominations for this year’s Teen Choice Awards.

The first batch of nominations were announced Wednesday and voting is now open. The awards will be handed out Aug. 12.

Mendes and Drake are competing against Bruno Mars, Ed Sheeran, Louis Tomlinson and Niall Horan for Choice Male Artist while Drake takes on Cardi B, Childish Gambino, Khalid, Nicki Minaj and Post Malone for Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Artist.

Choice Song - Male Artist nominees include “God’s Plan” by Drake and the Choice Collaboration category includes “Pray for Me” by The Weeknd and Kendrick Lamar.

Mendes has already collected four Teen Choice Awards and Drake has three.

Check out all the music nominations:

Choice Male Artist

Bruno Mars
Ed Sheeran
Louis Tomlinson
Niall Horan
Shawn Mendes

Choice Female Artist

Ariana Grande
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Demi Lovato
Dua Lipa
Taylor Swift

Choice Music Group

5 Seconds of Summer
Fifth Harmony
Florida Georgia Line
Maroon 5
Why Don’t We

Choice Country Artist

Blake Shelton
Carrie Underwood
Kane Brown
Kelsea Ballerini
Maren Morris
Thomas Rhett

Choice Electronic/Dance Artist

Calvin Harris
Martin Garrix
Steve Aoki
The Chainsmokers

Choice Latin Artist

Becky G
Daddy Yankee
J Balvin
Luis Fonsi

Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Artist

Cardi B
Childish Gambino
Nicki Minaj
Post Malone

Choice Rock Artist

Imagine Dragons
Panic! At the Disco
Portugal. The Man
twenty one pilots
X Ambassadors

Choice Song: Female Artist

Ariana Grande – “No Tears Left To Cry”
Camila Cabello (feat. Young Thug) – “Havana”
Demi Lovato – “Sorry Not Sorry”
Dua Lipa – “New Rules”
Halsey – “Bad at Love”
Taylor Swift – “Look What You Made Me Do”

Choice Song: Male Artist

Charlie Puth – “Attention”
Childish Gambino – “This Is America”
Drake – “God’s Plan”
Ed Sheeran – “Perfect”
Justin Timberlake (feat. Chris Stapleton) – “Say Something”
Kendrick Lamar (feat. Zacari) – “Love.”

Choice Song: Group

5 Seconds of Summer – “Youngblood”
Imagine Dragons – “Whatever It Takes”
Maroon 5 – “Wait”
Panic! At the Disco – “Say Amen (Saturday Night)”
Portugal. The Man – “Feel It Still”
Why Don’t We – “Trust Fund Baby”

Choice Collaboration

Bebe Rexha ft. Florida Georgia Line – “Meant to Be”
Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B – “Finesse (Remix)”
Taylor Swift ft. Ed Sheeran & Future – “End Game”
The Weeknd & Kendrick Lamar – “Pray for Me”
Zac Efron & Zendaya – “Rewrite the Stars”
Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey – “The Middle”