AceShowbiz - Nominees for next year's People's Choice Awards have been announced in a press conference which was held at the Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills, California on Tuesday, November 8. Coming to help reveal the lucky celebrities, who make it to the list, included %cJoe Jonas%, %cSharon Osbourne%, %cJulianne Hough%, %cKaley Cuoco% and %cJennifer Morrison%.
It's revealed that music field on the upcoming awards show is dominated by female artists. "Telephone" duet partners %cLady GaGa% and %cBeyonce Knowles% receive the most nods along with fellow female singer %cKaty Perry% by grabbing five nominations each. Their domination is followed by British pop sensation %cAdele% who scores four nods. %cTaylor Swift% trails closely behind her with three.
All of those five ladies bump into one another in a tough battle for Favorite Female Artist. They, except for Taylor, meet each other again in a stiff competition for Favorite Music Video which includes %cLMFAO% as another competitor. GaGa, Beyonce and Katy continue their battle in Favorite Pop Artist along with %cDemi Lovato% and %cRihanna%.
The Mother Monster gets her fourth and fifth nods in Favorite Song of the Year and Favorite Album of the Year. The outlandish singer who just won big at 2011 MTV Europe Music Awards fights off Katy, Adele, LMFAO and %cMaroon 5% in the former category, and competes against Beyonce, Adele, %cBritney Spears% and %cLady Antebellum% in the latter.
Beyonce and Katy make up their five nominations in Favorite R&B Artist and Favorite Tour Headliner respectively. The "Countdown" singer has to beat %cBruno Mars%, %cChris Brown%, %cNe-Yo% and %cRihanna% to become the most favorite singer in Rhythm and Blues genre. Meanwhile, the "E.T." hitmaker has to take down Taylor, %cBon Jovi%, %cU2% and %cUsher% to be named the best tour headliner.
Other artists who receive more than one nod include %cEminem% and %cBlake Shelton%. The two men face off each other in Favorite Male Artist alongside Bruno, %cEnrique Iglesias% and %cJustin Bieber%. The Slim Shady also vies for Favorite Hip Hop Artist along with %cB.o.B%, %cJay-Z%, %cNicki Minaj% and %cPitbull%. Blake, meanwhile, grabs his other nod in Favorite Country Artist which lists Taylor, Lady A, %cKeith Urban% and %cRascal Flatts% as his competitors.
Celebrating its 38th anniversary, People's Choice Awards will hand out coveted trophies to honor the best in music, movie and TV on January 11, 2012. The star-studded prize-giving event will be broadcast live from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, California on CBS at 9:00 P.M. ET. Fans can vote for their favorite by visiting PCAs official site.
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