Kirstin Maldonado is having a webtastic year…
The 24-year-old half-Mexican and part-Spanish American singer and her fellow Pentatonix group mates have earned a Webby Award nomination from the International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences for their collaboration with Dolly Parton on a cover of the country singer’s classic “Jolene.”
Pentatonix and Parton, who won a Grammy for their effort, are nominated in the Viral: Film & Video category for “Jolene,” which has logged nearly 24 million views on YouTube.
Residente has picked up two Webby Award nominations. The 39-year-old Puerto Rican rapper and former Calle 13 member nominated in the Websites: Celebrity/Fan category and the Websites: Music category.
Selena Gomez’s Revival Tour has earned a nod in the Social: Celebrity/Fan category, while Jessica Alba’s The Honest Company earned a nomination in the Social: Corporate Communications category.
The Webby Awards are a celebration of the year’s best websites, interactive advertising, and online film and video.
Winners of the 21st annual Webbys, which will be announced on April 25, will be decided by a panel of IADAS members.
The public can also vote online for one award, the People’s Voice award, from Tuesday, April 4, through Thursday, April 20.
The Webby Awards will be celebrated at Cipriani Wall Street on Monday, May 15. The show will be available to watch online May 16.
Here’s a look at the Latino nominees:
– Vanity Fair’s Vanities
– Leon Bridges Website
– Stranger Things Type Generator
– Eye of the Stormers
– 20FT Radio
– Revival Tour by Selena Gomez
– Celebrating Asian TV
– The Ellen DegGeneres
– Brooklyn & Bailey
– Martha Stewart Facebook Live
Social: Corporate Communications
– NASA Social Media
– Dollar Shave Club
– MailChimp: Corporate Communications
– The Honest Company
Viral: Film & Video
– @midnight: Relax with Bubble Wrap (Facebook Live)
– Marty McFly & Doc Brown Visit Jimmy Kimmel Live
– The Viral Experiment
– #MoreThanMean – Women in Sports ‘Face’ Online Harassment
– Pentatonix & Dolly Parton – “Jolene”
For the full list of nominees, click here.