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2013 Nominees: Billboard Music Awards love Maroon 5

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Billboard's winning trio tops nominations

The Billboard Music Awards are right around the corner. Next month, we'll honor the best-selling artists from the previous year. Three acts top the list with the most nominations, can you guess who they are?

Maroon 5

The nominees for the 2013 Billboard Music Awards have been announced. For the most part, it's the same song (no pun intended). The artists to receive the most nominations are Maroon 5, Taylor Swift and fun. They each appear in 11 categories with the former two scoring a nod for Top Artist.

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Coming in second with 10 nominations each are Rihanna, Carly Rae Jepsen and One Direction. Speaking of the boy band, they're also up for Top Artist opposite Justin Bieber and Rihanna.

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Top Artist:

  • Justin Bieber
  • Maroon 5
  • One Direction
  • Rihanna
  • Taylor Swift

Top New Artist:

  • Carly Rae Jepsen
  • Gotye
  • One Direction
  • PSY
  • The Lumineers

Top Male Artist:

  • Bruno Mars
  • Drake
  • Flo Rida
  • Jason Aldean
  • Justin Bieber

Top Female Artist:

  • Adele
  • Carly Rae Jepsen
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Rihanna
  • Taylor Swift

Top Duo/Group:

  • Coldplay
  • fun.
  • Maroon 5
  • Mumford & Sons
  • One Direction

Top Billboard 200 Artist:

  • Adele
  • Justin Bieber
  • Mumford & Sons
  • One Direction
  • Taylor Swift

Top Hot 100 Artist:

  • Flo Rida
  • fun.
  • Maroon 5
  • Rihanna
  • Taylor Swift

Top Digital Songs Artist:

  • Carly Rae Jepsen
  • Flo Rida
  • fun.
  • Maroon 5
  • Taylor Swift

Top Radio Songs Artist:

  • Flo Rida
  • fun.
  • Maroon 5
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Rihanna

Top Touring Artist:

  • Bruce Springsteen
  • Coldplay
  • Lady Gaga
  • Madonna
  • Roger Waters

Top Social Artist:

  • Justin Bieber
  • Katy Perry
  • One Direction
  • Rihanna
  • Taylor Swift

Top Streaming Artist:

  • Baauer
  • Drake
  • Nicki Minaj
  • PSY
  • Rihanna

Top Pop Artist:

  • Adele
  • Bruno Mars
  • Justin Bieber
  • Maroon 5
  • One Direction

Top R&B Artist:

  • Alicia Keys
  • Chris Brown
  • Ne-Yo
  • Rihanna
  • Usher

Top Rap Artist:

  • Drake
  • Flo Rida
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Pitbull
  • PSY

Top Country Artist:

  • Carrie Underwood
  • Hunter Hayes
  • Jason Aldean
  • Luke Bryan
  • Taylor Swift

Top Rock Artist:

  • Bruce Springsteen
  • Coldplay
  • fun.
  • Gotye
  • Mumford & Sons

Top Latin Artist:

  • Don Omar
  • Jenni Rivera
  • Prince Royce
  • Romeo Santos
  • Shakira

Top Dance Artist:

  • Calvin Harris
  • David Guetta
  • Madonna
  • Skrillex
  • Swedish House Mafia

Top EDM Artist:

  • Calvin Harris
  • David Guetta
  • deadmau5
  • Skrillex
  • Swedish House Mafia

Top Billboard 200 Album:

  • Adele, 21
  • Mumford & Sons, Babel
  • One Direction, Take Me Home
  • One Direction, Up All Night
  • Taylor Swift, Red

Top Pop Album:

  • Adele, 21
  • Justin Bieber, Believe
  • Maroon 5, Overexposed
  • One Direction, Take Me Home
  • One Direction, Up All Night

Top R&B Album:

  • Alicia Keys, Girl On Fire
  • Chris Brown, Fortune
  • Frank Ocean, Channel Orange
  • Rihanna, Unapologetic
  • Usher, Looking 4 Myself

Top Rap Album:

  • 2 Chainz, Based On A T.R.U. Story
  • Kendrick Lamar, Good Kid, M.A.A.D. City
  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, The Heist
  • Nicki Minaj, Pink Friday: Roman Reloaded
  • Rick Ross, God Forgives, I Don't

Top Country Album:

  • Carrie Underwood, Blown Away
  • Jason Aldean, Night Train
  • Lionel Richie, Tuskegee
  • Luke Bryan, Tailgates & Tanlines
  • Taylor Swift, Red

Top Rock Album:

  • fun., Some Nights
  • Mumford & Sons, Babel
  • Of Monsters And Men, My Head Is An Animal
  • Phillip Phillips, The World From The Side of the Moon
  • The Lumineers, The Lumineers

Top Dance Album:

  • David Guetta, Nothing But The Beat
  • deadmau5, Album Title Goes Here
  • LMFAO, Sorry For Party Rocking
  • Madonna, MDNA
  • Skrillex, Bangarang

Top Hot 100 Song:

  • Carly Rae Jepsen, "Call Me Maybe"
  • fun., "Some Nights"
  • Gotye Featuring Kimbra, "Somebody That I Used To Know"
  • Maroon 5, "One More Night"
  • Maroon 5 Featuring Wiz Khalifa, "Payphone"

Top Digital Song:

  • Carly Rae Jepsen, "Call Me Maybe"
  • fun. Featuring Janelle Monae, "We Are Young"
  • Gotye Featuring Kimbra, "Somebody That I Used To Know"
  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz, "Thrift Shop"
  • Maroon 5 Featuring Wiz Khalifa, "Payphone"

Top Radio Song:

  • Bruno Mars, "Locked Out Of Heaven"
  • Carly Rae Jepsen, "Call Me Maybe"
  • Gotye Featuring Kimbra, "Somebody That I Used To Know"
  • Maroon 5, "One More Night"
  • Maroon 5 Featuring Wiz Khalifa, "Payphone"

Top Streaming Song (Audio):

  • Carly Rae Jepsen, "Call Me Maybe"
  • Ellie Goulding, "Lights"
  • fun., "Some Nights"
  • fun. Featuring Janelle Monae, "We Are Young"
  • Gotye Featuring Kimbra, "Somebody That I Used To Know"

Top Streaming Song (Video):

  • Carly Rae Jepsen, "Call Me Maybe"
  • fun. Featuring Janelle Monae, "We Are Young"
  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz, "Thrift Shop"
  • PSY, "Gangnam Style"
  • Taylor Swift, "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together"

Top Pop Song:

  • Bruno Mars, "Locked Out Of Heaven"
  • Carly Rae Jepsen, "Call Me Maybe"
  • Ellie Goulding, "Lights"
  • Maroon 5, "One More Night"
  • Maroon 5 Featuring Wiz Khalifa, "Payphone"

Top R&B Song:

  • Alicia Keys Featuring Nicki Minaj, "Girl On Fire"
  • Frank Ocean, "Thinking Bout You"
  • Miguel, "Adorn"
  • Rihanna, "Diamonds"
  • Trey Songz, "Heart Attack"

Top Rap Song:

  • Flo Rida, "Whistle"
  • Flo Rida Featuring Sia, "Wild Ones"
  • Kanye West, Big Sean, Pusha T, 2 Chainz, "Mercy"
  • Macklemore and Ryan Lewis Featuring Wanz, "Thrift Shop"
  • PSY, "Gangnam Style"

Top Country Song:

  • Eric Church, "Springsteen"
  • Florida Georgia Line, "Cruise"
  • Hunter Hayes, "Wanted"
  • Luke Bryan, "Drunk On You"
  • Taylor Swift, "We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together"

Top Rock Song:

  • fun., "Some Nights"
  • fun. Featuring Janelle Monae, "We Are Young"
  • Gotye Featuring Kimbra, "Somebody That I Used To Know"
  • Phillip Phillips, "Home"
  • The Lumineers, "Ho Hey"

Top Dance Song:

  • Baauer, "Harlem Shake"
  • David Guetta Featuring Sia, "Titanium"
  • Nicki Minaj, "Starships"
  • PSY, "Gangnam Style"
  • Rihanna, "Where Have You Been"

The winners will be announced live May 19 at 8/7c on ABC.

Photo credit: Adriana M. Barraza/WENN
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