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September 20th, 2006 9:36am EDT
Black Eyed PeasMariah Carey, The Black Eyed Peas, Red Hot Chili Peppers and Nickelback lead this year's American Music Awards nominations with three nods apiece. Carey is up for "Favorite Female Pop/Rock Artist" and "Soul/R&B Artist" as well as "Favorite Soul/R&B Album" for The Emancipation Of Mimi, while Canadians Nickelback and Red Hot Chili Peppers will face off for the "Favorite Band, Duo or Group" and "Favorite Pop/Rock Album" honors.

Former American Idol winners Kelly Clarkson and Carrie Underwood netted two nominations, alongside Mary J. Blige, Eminem, Jamie Foxx, The Pussycat Dolls, Rascal Flatts, T.I. and Kanye West. The winners will be announced at the 34th annual AMAs in Los Angeles on November 21.

The full list of nominations is:

Pop/Rock

Favorite Male Artist:
Nick Lachey
Sean Paul
Kanye West

Favorite Female Artist:
Mariah Carey
Kelly Clarkson
Nelly Furtado

Favorite Band, Duo Or Group:
Nickelback
The Pussycat Dolls
Red Hot Chili Peppers

Favorite Album:
All The Right Reasons - Nickelback
Stadium Arcadium - Red Hot Chili Peppers
High School Musical - Various

Country

Favorite Male Artist:
Kenny Chesney
Toby Keith
Keith Urban

Favorite Female Artist:
Faith Hill
Carrie Underwood
Gretchen Wilson

Favorite Band, Duo Or Group:
Brooks & Dunn
Montgomery Gentry
Rascal Flatts

Favorite Album:
Legend Of Johnny Cash - Johnny Cash
Greatest Hits, Vol 2 - Tim McGraw
Me & My Gang - Rascal Flatts

Soul/R&B

Favorite Male Artist:
Chris Brown
Jamie Foxx
Ne-Yo

Favorite Female Artist:
Mary J. Blige
Mariah Carey
Keyshia Cole

Favorite Band, Duo Or Group:
The Black Eyed Peas
The Isley Brothers
Jagged Edge

Favorite Album
The Breakthrough - Mary J. Blige
The Emancipation Of Mimi - Mariah Carey
Unpredictable - Jamie Foxx

Rap/Hip-Hop

Favorite Male Artist:
Eminem
T.I.
Kanye West

Favorite Band, Duo Or Group:
The Black Eyed Peas
Dem Franchize Boyz
Three 6 Mafia

Favorite Album:
Monkey Business - The Black Eyed Peas
Curtain Call - Eminem
King - T.I.

Adult Contemporary

Favorite Artist:
Michael Buble
Kelly Clarkson
Rob Thomas

Alternative

Favorite Artist:
Nickelback
Pearl Jam
Red Hot Chili Peppers

Latin

Favorite Artist:
Daddy Yankee
Don Omar
Shakira

Contemporary Inspirational

Favorite Artist:
Aly & A.J.j
Casting Crowns
Kirk Franklin

Favorite New Breakthrough Artist:
Chamillionaire
The Pussycat Dolls
Carrie Underwood