The 2022 “People’s Choice Awards” Nominees Include Taylor Swift’s Album That Came Out Less Than a Week Ago?!

Singer Taylor Swift Arrives At The 2013 People's Choice Awards In Los Angeles

Singer Taylor Swift arrives at the 2013 People’s Choice Awards in Los Angeles, January 9, 2013. REUTERS/Danny Moloshok (UNITED STATES – Tags: ENTERTAINMENT) (PEOPLESCHOICE – ARRIVALS)

The “People’s Choice Awards” announced their nominees yesterday.  The most surprising thing is Taylor Swift’s album “Midnights” is nominated for Album of 2022, and “Anti-Hero” is up for Music Video of 2022.

These came out LESS THAN A WEEK AGO! 

Bad Bunny led the music categories with seven nominations, followed by Harry Styles with six.  Both are up for Male Artist, Song, Album, and Music Video of 2022.

The other Male Artist nominees are Charlie PuthDrakeJack HarlowThe WeekndKendrick Lamar, and Luke Combs.

The nominees for the Female Artist of the Year are BeyoncéCamila CabelloDoja CatLady GagaLizzoMegan Thee StallionNicki Minaj, and Taylor Swift.

The Group of 2022 nominees are BTSBlackpinkColdplayPanic! At the DiscoImagine DragonsOneRepublic5 Seconds of Summer, and Maneskin.

The nominees for the Movie of 2022 are “Bullet Train”“Elvis”“Nope”“The Batman”“Top Gun: Maverick”“Jurassic World Dominion”“Thor: Love and Thunder”, and “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness”.

And the nominees for TV Show of 2022 includes “Better Call Saul”“House of the Dragon”“Obi-Wan Kenobi”“Stranger Things”, and “This Is Us”.

Voting in all three dozen categories is now open until November 9th at  The show airs live on December 6th at 9:00 p.m. Eastern on E! and NBC.  Kenan Thompson is hosting.

SOURCES: Hollywood ReporterBillboard