If you're tired of the same-old, same-old awards shows--best this, best that, yawn- the O Music Awards are coming back again this year to shake things up. MTV, VH1, and CMT's fourth annual show celebrating music, technology and fan influence will feature its usual round of unorthodox categories, with Beck and Frank Ocean leading the pack of nominees.
Beck and Ocean have two nods each. Other artists nominated include Justin Bieber, Demi Lovato, Miranda Lambert, Pussy Riot, Ed Sheeran, David Bowie, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, and Tyler, the Creator.
Of course, the awards categories themselves at this particular show are of as much interest as the colorful list nominees themselves. Returning categories this year include Digital Genius Award, Fan Army FTW, Best Web-Born Artist, Must Follow Artist on Twitter, Best Music App, Best Artist Instagram…and the fetchingly titled Too Much Ass for TV .
This year, the show will feature five new awards as well, with the most amusing being the Friday, Friday Award, "a salute to viral trends we wish would go away."
The awards are fully fan voted, and you can visit here for a complete list of nominees as well as make your choices for your favorites. (This particular event allows you to vote a whopping 50 times a day for your choices, so have at it.)
The O Music Awards will stream live June 19 at 7 p.m. ET as part of a 24-hour live music festival featuring dozens of artist performances. Keep up with announcements here.