The star-studded shortlist for the U.Okay.’s largest LGBT awards occasion has been launched, with the previous One Course star and Stick with Me singer Sam competing for the MTV Music Artist prize.
They’re joined by Anne-Marie, Jojo Siwa, Kim Petras, Rina Sawayama, Lil Nas X, Lizzo, The 1975, and MNEK on the shortlist.
The Superstar class sees stars together with Adam Lambert, RuPaul, Demi Lovato and Willow Smith compete for the title, whereas over within the ally class, Charli XCX, Jennifer Lopez, and Melanie C all land nods.
One other large contender is It is a Sin, Russell T. Davies’ AIDS drama, which is shortlisted for the Media Second prize.
The present is credited for capturing the story of the AIDS pandemic and the way it affected London’s homosexual group within the 1980s.
And there is additionally a brand new Soccer Ally award, with soccer stars Jordan Henderson, Hector Bellerin, Jamie Vardy, and Gary Lineker amongst these nominated.
Sarah Garrett, MBE, British LGBT Awards founder, mentioned: “These awards shine a light-weight on those that have stood shoulder-to-shoulder with the LGBT+ group, throughout what has been a particularly difficult 12 months.
“The nominees, which embody an thrilling mixture of well-known LGBT+ faces, allies and organisations have all demonstrated a dedication to advancing LGBT+ rights.
“The awards on 27 August, which is able to happen after lockdown restrictions are eased, might be an enormous celebration that is wanted greater than ever.”
The general public can vote at britishlgbtawards.com.