The nominations which came in the early hours of Tuesday morning, have Justin Bieber, Selena Gomez and One Direction-breakaway member,Zayn Malik receiving the most nominations for music.
Each of them have 3 nominations while other artistes such as Beyonce, Drake and Taylor Swift received two nominations.
In television, Empire received nominations, including Choice TV Show: Drama and individual to Jussie Smollett, Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson in the TV acting categories.
The winners will be crowned live in a two-hour event on July 31.
Here are the first set of nominations.
Choice Male Artist:
Choice Female Artist:
Choice Music Group:
5 Seconds of Summer
Fall Out Boy
Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Artist:
Choice Country Artist:
Choice Song: Female Artist:
Adele – “Hello”
Ariana Grande – “Dangerous Woman”
Demi Lovato – “Confident”
Meghan Trainor – “NO”
Selena Gomez – “Hands To Myself”
Taylor Swift – “New Romantics”
Choice Song: Male Artist:
Charlie Puth – “One Call Away”
Flo Rida – “My House”
Justin Bieber – “Sorry”
Nick Jonas – “Close” (feat. Tove Lo)
Troye Sivan – “YOUTH”
Zayn Malik – “PILLOWTALK”
Choice Song: Group:
5 Seconds of Summer – “She’s Kinda Hot”
DNCE – “Cake By The Ocean”
Fifth Harmony – “Work from Home” (feat. Ty Dolla $ign)
One Direction – “Home”
The Vamps – “Wake Up”
twenty one pilots – “Stressed Out”