The list includes Oklahoma country music superstar and “The Voice” coach Blake Shelton, who is nominated for “Favorite Male Singer,” and Pentatonix, which features former University of Oklahoma student Kirstin Maldonado, nominated for “Favorite Music Group.”
Blake Shelton will host Nickelodeon’s 2016 Kids’ Choice Awards when the show returns to the “Fabulous” Forum in Inglewood, Calif., live at 7 p.m. Saturday, March 12.
“The nominees are out now and I can’t wait to see who wins. We’ve got categories for everybody – TV, movies, video games, actors, singers, everything you can think of. It’s all in there. Make sure you get out there and vote, and we’ll see you at the show,” Shelton said in a news release.
Other highlights from this year’s list of nominees include Adele, Justin Bieber, Jennifer Lawrence, Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande, Selena Gomez, Chris Pratt, The Weeknd, John Boyega, One Direction, Sofia Vergara, Daisy Ridley, Chris Hemsworth, Nickelodeon’s very own Kira Kosarin, Jack Griffo, Jace Norman and more.
Kids can cast their votes across 22 categories on Nickelodeon’s digital platforms including Nick.com and the Nick app on iPad, iPhone, Kindle, and select Android devices. Users will be able to vote on Nickelodeon’s Twitter feed using #KCA and the hashtag of their favorite nominee. Fans also can join in on the slime-fest by going to Nick.com/kca16, the official destination for everything Kids’ Choice Awards, for hilarious videos, quizzes, photo galleries and get the latest KCA news on this year’s show and nominees.