2018 Teen Choice Awards: Selena Gomez, Cardi B among top music contenders in second wave of nominations
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With four nods each, Selena Gomez and Cardi B are the top music contenders in the second and final wave of nominations for the 2018 Teen Choice Awards. (The second wave of nominations are listed at the end of this article.) The award show will take place Aug. 12 at The Forum in Los Angeles. Fox will have the U.S. telecast of the show from 8-10 p.m. ET/PT. The show's host, presenters, and performers are also to be announced.

As previously reported, Taylor Swift, Cardi B, Drake and Ed Sheeran are among the top music nominees announced in the first wave of nominations for the 2018 Teen Choice Awards. 

Voting for this second wave of nominations will take place online until June 28 at 12 p.m. ET/9 a.m. PT at the official Teen Choice Awards site and via Twitter. Fans are allowed 10 votes per category, per day, per platform user ID. 

Some music artists scored nominations in categories that are not specific to music. They include Gomez, Justin Timberlake, John Mayer and Will Smith, who are up against Lucy Hale and Dwayne Johnson for Choice Instagrammer. In the Choice Snapchatter category, the nominees are Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, Meghan Trainor, Grayson Dolan, Ethan Dolan and Kendall Jenner. 

Meanwhile, Harry Styles, Migos and Zendaya are competing with Blake Lively, Chadwick Boseman and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex for the Choice Style Icon award. The nominees for Choice Male Hottie are mostly actors (Boseman, Chris Hemsworth, Cole Sprouse, Grant Gustin), but Shawn Mendes and singer/actor Zac Efron are also up for the prize. Choice Female Hottie nominees are Gomez and Lauren Jauregui (of Fifth Harmony fame), along with Jenner, Hailey Baldwin, Olivia Holt and Yara Shahidi.

The movie musical "The Greatest Showman" also received additional Teen Choice Awards nominations, including for Keala Settle (Choice Breakout Movie Star) and co-stars Efron and Zendaya (Choice Movie Ship, Choice Movie Liplock).

Here is the second and final wave of music nominations for the 2018 Teen Choice Awards:

Choice Pop Song
"Delicate" – Taylor Swift
"Don’t Go Breaking My Heart" – The Backstreet Boys
"In My Blood" – Shawn Mendes
"No Excuses" – Meghan Trainor
"No Tears Left to Cry" – Ariana Grande
"This Is Me" – Keala Settle & “The Greatest Showman” Ensemble
 
Choice Country Song 
"Cry Pretty" – Carrie Underwood
"Heaven" – Kane Brown
"Life Changes" – Thomas Rhett
"Meant to Be" – Bebe Rexha (featuring Florida Georgia Line)
"Mercy" – Brett Young
"Most People Are Good" – Luke Bryan
 
Choice Electronic/Dance Song
"All Night" – Steve Aoki & Lauren Jauregui
"Friends" – Marshmello & Anne–Marie
"One Kiss" – Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa
"Perfect" – Topic & Ally Brooke
"Solo" – Clean Bandit (featuring Demi Lovato)
"The Middle" – Zedd, Maren Morris & Grey
 
Choice Latin Song 
"Boom Boom" – RedOne, Daddy Yankee, French Montana & Dinah Jane
"Dinero" – Jennifer Lopez (featuring DJ Khaled, Cardi B)
"Échame La Culpa" – Luis Fonsi, Demi Lovato
"Familiar" – Liam Payne & J Balvin
"Hey DJ" – CNCO, Yandel
"Mi Gente" – J Balvin, Willy William
 
Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Song 
"All the Stars" – Kendrick Lamar & SZA
"Finesse (Remix)" – Bruno Mars (featuring Cardi B)
"God's Plan" – Drake
"Let You Down" – NF
"Love Lies" – Khalid & Normani
"This Is America" – Childish Gambino
 
Choice Rock/Alternative Song
"Alone" – Halsey (featuring Big Sean & Stefflon Don)
"Hard Times" – Paramore
"High Hopes" – Panic! At the Disco
"No Roots" – Alice Merton
"Sit Next to Me" – Foster the People
"Whatever It Takes" – Imagine Dragons
 
Choice Breakout Artist
Bazzi
Khalid
Lauv
Logic
Marshmello
SZA
 
Choice Next Big Thing
Black Pink
Jackson Wang
Jacob Sartorius
MattyBRaps
NCT
Stray
 
Choice International Artist
Black Pink
BTS
CNCO
EXO
Got7
Super Junior
 
Choice Summer Song
"Back to You" – Selena Gomez
"Familiar" – Liam Payne & J Balvin
"Girls Like You" – Maroon 5 featuring Cardi B
"Nice for What" – Drake
"One Kiss" – Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa
"Youngblood" – 5 Seconds of Summer
 
Choice Summer Female Artist
Ariana Grande
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Halsey
Meghan Trainor
Selena Gomez
 
Choice Summer Male Artist
Charlie Puth
Kane Brown
Liam Payne
Niall Horan
Shawn Mendes
Zayn
 
Choice Summer Group
5 Seconds of Summer
Dan + Shay
Imagine Dragons
Maroon 5
Panic! At the Disco
The Chainsmokers
 
Choice Summer Tour
Charlie Puth – The Voicenotes Tour
Harry Styles – Live on Tour
Jay–Z and Beyoncé – On the Run II Tour
Kendrick Lamar, SZA and more – The Championship Tour
Niall Horan – Flicker World Tour
Taylor Swift – Reputation Stadium Tour
 
Choice Music Web Star
Anitta
Chloe x Halle
Erika Costell
Jack & Jack
Johnny Orlando
Noah Schnacky