Adele leads all nominees with 18 (?!) nominations, including Top Artist, Top Female Artist and Top Billboard 200 Artist. LMFAO, Rihanna, Lil Wayne and Lady Gaga all picked up double-digit nominations.
Award organizers have promised more announcements in the coming weeks. Last year, the show featured performances by Beyonce, Pitbull, Nicki Minaj, Lady Antebellum, the Black Eyed Peas, Rihanna and Britney Spears, among others.