The 2018 Billboard Music Awards are just around the corner, and on Tuesday morning, singers Khalid and Bebe Rexha announced the first wave of nominations live on NBC鈥檚 Today.

Recent Pulitzer Prize winner Kendrick Lamar and Ed Sheeran lead with 15 nominations each, followed closely by Bruno Mars with 14 noms, Post Malone with 12, and Imagine Dragons, who nabbed 10 noms. Taylor Swift also earned a few big nominations 鈥 including Top Artist 鈥 for reputation.

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The BBMA nominees and winners are determined based on sales of albums and digital tracks, as well as radio airplay, streaming, touring, and social media engagement numbers. This year鈥檚 show will be broadcast live from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on May 20 at 8pm ET on NBC.

Performers and presenters will be announced in the coming weeks, but for now, check out which of your favorite musicians are up for a 2018 Billboard Music Award below!

Top Artist

Drake

Kendrick Lamar

Bruno Mars

Ed Sheeran

Taylor Swift

Top New Artist

21 Savage

Camila Cabello

Cardi B

Khalid

Kodak Black

Billboard Chart Achievement Award

Camila Cabello

Cardi B

Drake

Sam Hunt

Ed Sheeran

Top Male Artist

Drake

Kendrick Lamar

Bruno Mars

Post Malone

Ed Sheeran

Top Female Artist

Camila Cabello

Cardi B

Halsey

Demi Lovato

Taylor Swift

Top Duo/Group

The Chainsmokers

Coldplay

Imagine Dragons

Migos

U2

Top Billboard 200 Artist

Drake

Kendrick Lamar

Ed Sheeran

Chris Stapleton

Taylor Swift

Top Hot 100 Artist

Imagine Dragons

Kendrick Lamar

Bruno Mars

Post Malone

Ed Sheeran

Top Streaming Songs Artist

Cardi B

Drake

Kendrick Lamar

Post Malone

Ed Sheeran

Top Song Sales Artist

Imagine Dragons

Kendrick Lamar

Bruno Mars

Post Malone

Ed Sheeran

Top Radio Songs Artist

Halsey

Imagine Dragons

Bruno Mars

Charlie Puth

Ed Sheeran

Top Social Artist

Justin Bieber

BTS

Ariana Grande

Demi Lovato

Shawn Mendes

Top Touring Artist

Coldplay

Guns N鈥 Roses

Bruno Mars

Ed Sheeran

U2

Top R&B Artist

Chris Brown

Khalid

Bruno Mars

SZA

The Weeknd

Top R&B Male Artist

Khalid

Bruno Mars

The Weeknd

Top R&B Female Artist

Beyonce

Rihanna

SZA

Top R&B Tour

Bruno Mars

Lionel Richie

The Weeknd

Top Rap Artist

Drake

Kendrick Lamar

Lil Uzi Vert

Migos

Post Malone

Top Rap Male Artist

Drake

Kendrick Lamar

Post Malone

Top Rap Female Artist

Bhad Bhabie

Cardi B

Nicki Minaj

Top Rap Tour

J. Cole

JAY-Z

Kendrick Lamar

Top Country Artist

Kane Brown

Luke Combs

Sam Hunt

Thomas Rhett

Chris Stapleton

Top Country Male Artist

Sam Hunt

Thomas Rhett

Chris Stapleton

Top Country Female Artist

Kelsea Ballerini

Miranda Lambert

Maren Morris

Top Country Duo/Group Artist

Florida Georgia Line

Old Dominion

Zac Brown Band

Top Country Tour

Luke Bryan

Florida Georgia Line

Tim McGraw & Faith Hill

Top Rock Artist

Imagine Dragons

Linkin Park

Portugal. The Man

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

twenty one pilots

Top Rock Tour

Coldplay

Guns N鈥 Roses

U2

Top Latin Artist

J Balvin

Daddy Yankee

Luis Fonsi

Ozuna

Romeo Santos

Top Dance/Electronic Artist

The Chainsmokers

Calvin Harris

Kygo

Marshmello

ODESZA

Top Christian Artist

Elevation Worship

Hillsong UNITED

Hillsong Worship

MercyMe

Zach Williams

Top Gospel Artist

Anthony Brown & group therAPy

Travis Greene

J.J. Hairston & Youthful Praise

Tasha Cobbs Leonard

Tamela Mann

Top Billboard 200 Album

Drake, More Life

Kendrick Lamar, DAMN.

Post Malone, Stoney

Ed Sheeran 梅 (Divide)

Taylor Swift, reputation

Top Selling Album

Kendrick Lamar, DAMN.

P!nk, Beautiful Trauma

Ed Sheeran, 梅 (Divide)

Chris Stapleton, From A Room: Volume 1

Taylor Swift, reputation

Top Soundtrack

Black Panther

The Fate of the Furious: The Album

The Greatest Showman

Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2: Awesome Mix Vol. 2

Moana

Top R&B Album

Khalid, American Teen

Bruno Mars, 24K Magic

SZA, CTRL

The Weeknd, Starboy

XXXTENTATION, 17

Top Rap Album

Drake, More Life

Kendrick Lamar, DAMN.

Lil Uzi Vert, Luv Is Rage 2

Migos, Culture

Post Malone, Stoney

Top Country Album

Kane Brown, Kane Brown

Luke Combs, This One鈥檚 For You

Thomas Rhett, Life Changes

Chris Stapleton, From A Room: Volume 1

Brett Young, Brett Young

Top Rock Album

Imagine Dragons, Evolve

Linkin Park, One More Light

Panic! At The Disco, Death of a Bachelor

Portugal. The Man, Woodstock

U2, Songs of Experience

Top Latin Album

Nicky Jam, Fenix

Christian Nodal, Me Deje Llevar

Ozuna, Odisea

Romeo Santos, Golden

Shakira, El Dorado

Top Dance/Electronic Album

Avicii, AV抹CI (01)

The Chainsmokers, Memories鈥o Not Open

Calvin Harris, Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1

Kygo, Stargazing

ODESZA, A Moment Apart

Top Christian Album

Elevation Worship, There Is A Cloud

Hillsong UNITED, Wonder

Hillsong Worship, Let There Be Light

Alan Jackson, Precious Memories Collection

MercyMe, Lifer

Top Gospel Album

Anthony Brown & group therAPy, A Long Way From Sunday

Travis Greene, Crossover: Live From Music City

J.J. Hairston & Youthful Praise, You Deserve It

Tasha Cobbs Leonard, Heart. Passion. Pursuit

Marvin Sapp, Close

Top Hot 100 Song

Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber, 鈥淒espacito鈥

Kendrick Lamar, 鈥淗umble.鈥

Bruno Mars, 鈥淭hat鈥檚 What I Like鈥

Post Malone ft. 21 Savage, 鈥淩ockstar鈥

Ed Sheeran, 鈥淪hape Of You鈥

Top Streaming Song (Audio)

Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber, 鈥淒espacito鈥

Kendrick Lamar, 鈥淗umble.鈥

Lil Uzi Vert, 鈥淴O Tour LLIF3鈥

Post Malone ft. 21 Savage, 鈥淩ockstar鈥

Post Malone ft. Quavo, 鈥淐ongratulations鈥

Top Streaming Song (Video)

Cardi B, 鈥淏odak Yellow (Money Moves)鈥

Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber, 鈥淒espacito鈥

Lil Pump, 鈥淕ucci Gang鈥

Bruno Mars, 鈥淭hat鈥檚 What I Like鈥

Ed Sheeran, 鈥淪hape of You鈥

Top Selling Song

Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber, 鈥淒espacito鈥

Sam Hunt 鈥淏ody Like A Back Road鈥

Imagine Dragons 鈥淏eliever鈥

Imagine Dragons 鈥淭hunder鈥

Ed Sheeran 鈥淧erfect鈥

Top Radio Song

The Chainsmokers & Coldplay, 鈥淪omething Just Like This鈥

Imagine Dragons, 鈥淏eliever鈥

Bruno Mars, 鈥淭hat鈥檚 What I Like鈥

Charlie Puth, 鈥淎ttention鈥

Ed Sheeran, 鈥淪hape of You鈥

Top Collaboration

Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug, 鈥淗avana鈥

The Chainsmokers & Coldplay, 鈥淪omething Just Like This鈥

Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber, 鈥淒espacito鈥

French Montana ft. Swae Lee, 鈥淯nforgettable鈥

Post Malone ft. 21 Savage, 鈥淩ockstar鈥

Top R&B Song

Childish Gambino, 鈥淩edbone鈥

DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller, 鈥淲ild Thoughts鈥

Khalid, 鈥淵oung Dumb & Broke鈥

Bruno Mars, 鈥淭hat鈥檚 What I Like鈥

Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B, 鈥淔inesse鈥

Top Rap Song

Cardi B, 鈥淏odak Yellow (Money Moves)鈥

DJ Khaled ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance The Rapper & Lil Wayne, 鈥淚鈥檓 The One

French Montana ft. Swae Lee, 鈥淯nforgettable鈥

Kendrick Lamar, 鈥淗umble.鈥

Post Malone ft. 21 Savage, 鈥淩ockstar鈥

Top Country Song

Kane Brown ft. Lauren Alaina, 鈥淲hat Ifs鈥

Sam Hunt, 鈥淏ody Like A Back Road鈥

Dustin Lynch, 鈥淪mall Town Boy鈥

Bebe Rexha & Florida Georgia Line, 鈥淢eant To Be鈥

Brett Young, 鈥淚n Case You Didn鈥檛 Know鈥

Top Rock Song

Imagine Dragons 鈥淏eliever鈥

Imagine Dragons 鈥淭hunder鈥

Linkin Park ft. Kiiara 鈥淗eavy鈥

Portugal. The Man 鈥淔eel It Still鈥

The Revivalists 鈥淲ish I Knew You鈥

Top Latin Song

J Balvin & Willy William Ft. Beyonce, 鈥淢i Gente鈥

Becky G ft. Bad Bunny, 鈥滿ayores鈥

Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber, 鈥淒espacito鈥

Maluma, 鈥淔elices Los 4鈥

Wisin ft. Ozuna, 鈥淓scapate Conmigo鈥

Top Dance/Electronic Song

The Chainsmokers & Coldplay, 鈥淪omething Just Like This鈥

Cheat Codes ft. Demi Lovato, 鈥淣o Promises鈥

Clean Bandit ft. Sean Paul & Ann-Marie, 鈥淩ockabye鈥

Kygo & Selena Gomez, 鈥淚t Ain鈥檛 Me鈥

Zedd & Alessia Cara, 鈥淪tay鈥

Top Christian Song

Elevation Worship, 鈥淥 Come To The Altar鈥

Hillsong Worship, 鈥淲hat A Beautiful Name鈥

Lecrae ft. Tori Kelly, 鈥淚鈥檒l Find You鈥

MercyMe, 鈥淓ven If鈥

Zach Williams, 鈥淥ld Church Choir鈥

Top Gospel Song

Anthony Brown & group therAPy, 鈥淭rust In You鈥

Travis Greene, 鈥淵ou Waited鈥

J.J. Hairston & Youthful Praise, 鈥淵ou Deserve It鈥

Tamela Mann, 鈥淐hange Me鈥

Charlie Wilson, 鈥淚鈥檓 Blessed鈥

Who will you be rooting for at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards? Let us know @BritandCo!

(photo via Kevin Winter/Getty Images for Coachella)