Best friends Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez lead the nominees at 2016...

Best friends Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez lead the nominees at 2016 People’s Choice Awards

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Selena Gomez and Taylor Swift have the most nominations each and will soon be going head to head in two categories.

The nominees for the January service, that will include the Seriously Popular Award, were announced on Tuesday by Jane Lynch.

Taylor has an impressive four nods – for Favorite Female Artist, Favorite Pop Artist, Favourite Song (for Bad Blood) and Favorite Social Media Star.

Selena is also up for Favorite Pop Artist and Favourite Female Artist, as well as Favorite Animated Film Voice.

Additionally scoring three nominations is Melissa McCarthy, who is hoping to take home the Favourite Film Actress, Favorite Comedic TV Celebrity gongs and Favorite Comedic Film Actress.

Melissa will be competing against Anne Hathaway, Scarlett Johansson, Sandra Bullock and Meryl Streep in the Favorite Film Actress category.

Both Scarlett and Sandra have two nominations apiece –

Sofia Vergara has nominations for Favorite Comedic TV celebrity and Favorite Comedic Movie Actress, while Anna Kendrick is upward in the Comedic Film Performer classification also, in addition to being nominated for Favorite Social Media Celeb.

Demi Lovato is another star for Favorite Female Artist and Favorite Pop Musician, competing against Taylor in both groupings and her former best pal Selena.

Lana Del Rey and Madonna are up for Favorite Female Artist, with Madonna acquiring another nod in the Favorite Music Icon category.

Leading the nominations in the film classifications for the men are Channing Tatum, Chris Pratt, Johnny Depp and Robert Downey, Jr., who each have two nods and are all competing for Favorite Movie Actor.

Johnny and Channing are additionally nominated for Dramatic Movie Actor, while Robert and Chris are up for Action Picture Actor.