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Justin Bieber Gets 3 'Worst' Nominations at 2011 Shockwaves NME Awards

January 25, 2011 (7:56 am) GMT
The 'Baby' hitmaker is not so lucky as he is nominated for Villain of the Year, Least Stylish and Worst Album at the NME awards show.

Despite being hailed the best at some coveted prize-giving events, ends up bagging three nominations in 'worst' and 'least' departments of 2011 Shockwaves NME Awards. The pint-sized singer is up for Villain of the Year along with , David Cameron, Nick Clegg and .

Last year's winner of the meanest character is . Now, the rap mogul gets three nods for Best Solo Artist, Best Band Blog or Twitter and Hero of the Year. In the latest category, he is facing off the likes of , Julian Assange and .

Also, Bieber's choice of fashion made him appear as one of the nominees for Least Stylish star. He is listed in this category alongside , , GaGa and Liam Gallagher. His third chance to win a 'prize' in the upcoming prize-giving event comes from his debut album "".

The 2009 effort is up for Worst Album. It goes head-to-head with Cole's "", 's "", 's "" and 's "".

Next, who were voted Worst Band in 2009 are once again nominated for the category this year. They are vying for the title with , , Kings of Leon and . The three brothers were previously handed Worst Album in 2009 and 2010.

Beside recognizing the best and the worst in music, this awards show also honors TV and movie works. "Misfits", "Never Mind the Buzzcocks", "Peep Show", "" and "The Inbetweeners" are battling for Best TV Show. Meanwhile, "", "", "", "" and "" are competing for Best Film.

Voting to determine the winners has been open on NME official site. The trophies will be handed at the ceremony at the O2 Academy Brixton on February 23. Special honoree is ' who is set to be crowned Godllike Genius.

Best British Band:

Best International Band: Best Solo Artist: Best New Band: Best Live Band: Best Album: Best Track: Best Video: Best Festival: Best Dancefloor Filler: Best TV Show: Best Film: Hero of the Year: Villain of the Year: Most Stylish: Least Stylish: Worst Album: Worst Band: Best Band Blog or Twitter: Best Book: Best Small Festival (50,000 capacity or lower): Best Album Artwork: Hottest Woman: Hottest Man:

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