Cardi B leads the music nominees for the Nickelodeon’s Kids’ Choice Awards 2019, with four nods in all, including Favorite Female Artist, Favorite Breakout Artist and Favorite Collaboration for both “I Like It” and “Girls Like You.” Other artists with multiple nominations include Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift, Bruno Mars, Shawn Mendes, Maroon 5 and more.
And, major key alert: DJ Khaled will be hosting the festivities, set to air next month.
“Father of Asahd is here to let you know the biggest party of the year is about to go up!” Khaled says in a statement, referencing his two-year-old son. “That’s right, March 23 I’m your host, DJ Khaled for the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards. I’ll see you soon!”
DJ Khaled is also nominated this year for three Kids’ Choice Awards: Favorite Male Artist, Favorite Collaboration for “No Brainer” featuring Justin Bieber, Chance the Rapper and Quavo, and Favorite TV Judges for The Four, along with Sean “Diddy” Combs and Meghan Trainor.
The Kids’ Choice Awards air live Saturday, March 23 at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Nickelodeon. It will also livestream across Nickelodeon’s YouTube, Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.
Here’s the list of music nominees:
Favorite Music Group
Fall Out Boy
twenty one pilots
Favorite Male Artist
Favorite Female Artist
“Delicate” — Taylor Swift
“In My Blood” — Shawn Mendes
“In My Feelings” — Drake
“Natural” — Imagine Dragons
“thank u, next” — Ariana Grande
“Youngblood” — 5 Seconds of Summer
Favorite Breakout Artist
Dan + Shay
“Girls Like You” — Maroon 5, featuring Cardi B
“Happier” — Marshmello, featuring Bastille
“I Like It” — Cardi B, Bad Bunny, J Balvin
“Meant to Be” — Bebe Rexha, featuring Florida Georgia Line
“No Brainer” — DJ Khaled, featuring Justin Bieber, Chance the Rapper, Quavo
“SICKO MODE” — Travis Scott, featuring Drake
Favorite Social Music Star
Chloe x Halle
Jack & Jack
Max & Harvey
Why Don’t We
Favorite Global Music Star
Australia/New Zealand: Troye Sivan
Europe: David Guetta
North America: Taylor Swift
Latin America: J Balvin
United Kingdom: HRVY
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