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Bad Bunny Is the 2022 People’s Choice Awards Most-Nominated Artist

The nominees for the People’s Choice Awards were announced today (Oct. 26). Puerto Rican superstar Bad Bunny is the most-nominated artist this year.

Every year, the People’s Choice Awards honors the top talent in movies, television, music, and pop culture. Bad Bunny is the top nominated music artist this year, with seven nominations. He’s followed by Harry Styles, who picked up six nominations.

Thanks to his blockbuster album Un Verano Sin Ti, Bad Bunny is nominated in all the major music categories. His nominations include Album of the Year and Male Artist of the Year. His smash hit “Me Porto Bonito” with Chencho Corleone is up for Song of the Year, and “Party” with Rauw Alejandro is up for Collaboration of the Year.

In the Latin Artist of the Year category, Bad Bunny faces Karol G, Becky G, Anitta, and Shakira. Rauw Alejandro, Sebastián Yatra, and Spanish pop star Rosalía are also up for the award. Karol G is the only Spanish-language act nominated for Music Video of the Year for her global hit “Provenza.”

Other Latine nominees include Selena Gomez and Camila Cabello. Gomez is up for Music Video of the Year for her Coldplay collaboration “Let Somebody Go.” Cabello is nominated for Female Artist of the Year and Collaboration of the Year for “Bam Bam” with Ed Sheeran. 

The People’s Choice Awards will be hosted by actor and comedian Kenan Thompson for a second year in a row. “I’m beyond excited to host the People’s Choice Awards again this year and celebrate the incredible talent and fans that this show unites,” Thompson said in a statement. “I’m so grateful to be nominated. Shoutout to the fans and congrats to all the nominees. Get ready for round two!!”

Fans can now vote for their favorite nominees. They have until Wednesday, Nov. 9 at 11:59pm ET to get their votes in. The 2022 People’s Choice Awards will air live from Santa Monica on NBC and E! on Dec. 9. Bad Bunny is currently touring Latin America with his World’s Hottest Tour. Recently, he brought out Toksicha as a special guest in the Dominican Republic.