Selena Gomez and Demi Lovato may be one-time BFFs… But they’ll be fierce competitors when this year’s Teen Choice Awards come around.
The 20-year-old half-Mexican American Spring Breakers star and the 20-year-old part-Mexican American The X Factor judge are each nominated for three awards, all in the same category, after the “first wave” of nominees were announced this week.
Gomez and Lovato are nominated for Choice Female Artist, Choice Female Hottie and Choice Smile.
Meanwhile, Bruno Mars is nominated for Choice Male Artist and Choice R&B Artist . He’ll face-off against Pitbull in the Choice Mail Artist category and Miguel in the Choice R&B Artist.
Pitbull is also nominated in the Choice Hip-Hop/Rap Artist
Other Latino nominees include Glee’s Lea Michele for Choice TV Actress: Comedy, and Big Time Rush member Carlos Pena Jr. for Choice Music Group .
Fans of an appropriate age can vote once per category each day at the TCA’s website.
Additional nominees, as well as performers, presenters, and a host will be announced soon.
The two-hour awards ceremony will air live Sunday, August 11 at 8:00 pm ET on Fox.
Here’s a look at the categories with Latino nominees:
Choice TV Actress: Comedy
Kaley Cuoco, “The Big Bang Theory”
Zooey Deschanel, “New Girl”
Mindy Kaling, “The Mindy Project”
Lea Michele, “Glee”
Bridgit Mendler, “Good Luck Charlie”
Choice Male Artist
Choice Female Artist
Choice Music Group
Big Time Rush
Choice R&B Artist
Choice Hip-Hop/Rap Artist
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Choice Female Hottie