Justin Bieber and Katy Perry are among the leading contenders for the 2012 Teen Choice Awards, with Bieber snagging five nominations and Perry earning four.

Only two of Bieber’s nominations are for his music. He’s up for Choice Male Artist and Choice Single by a Male Artist, for ‘Boyfriend.’ His other categories are Choice Fashion Icon: Male, Choice Male Hottie and Choice Twit, which goes to the best tweeter. Perry is a contender for Choice Female Artist, Choice Single by a Female Artist for ‘Part of Me,’ Choice Fashion Icon: Female, and Choice Female Hottie.

American Idol‘ scored five nods in the television categories, while ‘Glee‘ nabbed three. ‘Idol’ judges Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez are up for the male and female Choice TV Personality awards, where they will compete against Cee Lo Green and Christina Aguilera of ‘The Voice.’

The 2012 Teen Choice Awards air on July 22 at 8PM ET on Fox. Additional nominees will be announced at a later date. Check out the nominees in key tv and music categories.

2012 Teen Choice Awards Nominees:


Choice TV Show: Comedy

‘2 Broke Girls’

‘The Big Bang Theory’


‘Modern Family’

‘New Girl’

Choice TV Actor: Comedy

Ty Burrell, ‘Modern Family’

Chris Colfer, ‘Glee’

Neil Patrick Harris, ‘How I Met Your Mother’

Ashton Kutcher, ‘Two And a Half Men’

Jim Parsons, ‘The Big Bang Theory’

Choice TV Actress: Comedy

Miranda Cosgrove, ‘iCarly’

Kaley Cuoco, ‘The Big Bang Theory’

Zooey Deschanel, ‘New Girl’

Lea Michele, ‘Glee’

Sofia Vergara, ‘Modern Family’

Choice TV: Male Personality

Nick Cannon, ‘America’s Got Talent’

Simon Cowell, ‘The X Factor’

Cee Lo Green, ‘The Voice’

Gordon Ramsay, ‘Hell’s Kitchen’

Steven Tyler, ‘American Idol’

Choice TV: Female Personality

Christina Aguilera, ‘The Voice’

Tyra Banks, ‘America’s Next Top Model’

Carrie Ann Inaba, ‘Dancing With The Stars’

Jennifer Lopez, ‘American Idol’

Jessica Simpson, ‘Fashion Star’

Choice TV: Reality Competition Show

‘American Idol’

‘America’s Next Top Model’

‘Survivor: One World’

‘The Voice’

‘The X Factor’

Choice TV: Male Reality Star

Paul ‘DJ Pauly D’ DelVecchio, ‘Jersey Shore’ and ‘The Pauly D Project’

Rob Dyrdek, ‘Fantasy Factory’ and ‘Ridiculousness’

William Levy, ‘Dancing With The Stars’

Scotty McCreery, ‘American Idol’

Mike ‘The Situation’ Sorrentino, ‘Jersey Shore’

Choice TV: Female Reality Star

Lauren Alaina, ‘American Idol’

Melanie Amaro, ‘The X Factor’

The Kardashians, ‘Keeping Up With The Kardashians’

Tia & Tamera Mowry, ‘Tia & Tamera’

Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi, ‘Jersey Shore’


Choice Male Artist

Justin Bieber


Bruno Mars


Blake Shelton

Choice Female Artist


Jennifer Lopez

Katy Perry


Taylor Swift

Choice Music Group

Selena Gomez & The Scene

Gym Class Heroes

Lady Antebellum


The Wanted

Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Artist


Flo Rida

Nicki Minaj


Kanye West

Choice Rock Group

The Black Keys

Foo Fighters

Foster The People


Linkin Park

Choice Rock Song

‘Lonely Boy,’ The Black Keys

‘Paradise,’ Coldplay

‘Pumped Up Kicks,’ Foster The People

‘We Are Young,’ fun. Featuring Janelle Monae

‘Somebody I Used To Know,’ Gotye featuring Kimbra

Choice Electronic Dance Music (EDM) Artist


David Guetta

Calvin Harris



Choice Single by a Group

‘We Are Young,’ fun. Featuring Janelle Monae

‘Hit The Lights,’ Selena Gomez & The Scene

‘A– Back Home,’ Gym Class Heroes featuring Neon Hitch

‘Party Rock Anthem,’ LMFAO featuring Lauren Bennett & GoonRock

‘Moves Like Jagger,’ Maroon 5 featuring Christina Aguilera

Choice Single by a Female Artist

‘Set Fire to the Rain,’ Adele

‘Stronger,’ Kelly Clarkson

‘Dance Again,’ Jennifer Lopez featuring Pitbull

‘Part of Me,’ Katy Perry

‘Eyes Open,’ Taylor Swift

Choice Single by a Male Artist

‘Boyfriend,’ Justin Bieber

‘Take Care,’ Drake featuring Rihanna

‘Good Feeling,’ Flo Rida

‘It Will Rain,’ Bruno Mars

‘Give Me Everything (Tonight),’ Pitbull featuring Ne-Yo, AfroJack & Nayer

Choice R&B/Hip-Hop Song

‘Love on Top,’ Beyonce

‘Take Care,’ Drake featuring Rihanna

‘Wild Ones,’ Flo Rida featuring Sia

‘Without You,’ David Guetta featuring Usher

‘Starships,’ Nicki Minaj

Choice Fashion Icon: Female

Miley Cyrus

Zooey Deschanel

Jennifer Lopez

Nicki Minaj

Katy Perry

Choice Fashion Icon: Male

Justin Bieber

Chris Colfer

Cee Lo Green

Justin Timberlake


Choice Female Hottie

Miley Cyrus

Selena Gomez

Katy Perry


Kate Upton

Choice Male Hottie

Justin Bieber

Ryan Gosling

Liam Hemsworth

Robert Pattinson

Ian Somerhalder

Choice Twit

Justin Bieber

Miley Cyrus

Jimmy Fallon

Demi Lovato

Ryan Seacrest

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