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Teen Choice Awards 2013 Nominations in Music: Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Pitbull Lead the Pack

May 23, 2013 (3:07 am) GMT
Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber and Beyonce Knowles also get nominations in the teen fan vote-driven annual awards.
Teen Choice Awards 2013 Nominations in Music: Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Pitbull Lead the Pack

This year's teen fan favorites in movies, television, music, pop culture and sports will soon be known when the 2013 Teen Choice Awards airs on August 11 on FOX. But first, they would have to be voted from among the nominees revealed today.

In the music categories, country music superstar , award-winning crooner and pop rapper already lead the nominees list with two nods apiece. With no less than the top acts in each individual category being listed, to be at least nominated may already be considered as an achievement.

Swift is up against own BFF for the choice female artist award, along with , and . As expected as well, the "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together" singer also makes it to the choice female country artist category, pitted against "" season three champion , , and ' .

Meanwhile, Mars and Pitbull are both vying for the choice male artist title versus the two Justins, and , along with another "Idol" champion, season eleven grand winner . Mars is likewise competing for the choice R'n'B artist award against divas and while Pitbull makes it to the choice hip-hop/rap artist category, with some tough competition from , , and & Ryan Lewis.

2013 Teen Choice Awards Music Nominees
Choice Male Artist

Choice Female Artist Choice Music Group Choice R&B Artist Choice Hip-Hop/Rap Artist Choice Rock Group Choice Electronic Dance Music (EDM) Artist Choice Male Country Artist Choice Female Country Artist Choice Country Group

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