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INGLEWOOD, CA - JULY 31: (L-R) Singers Kelsea Ballerini, Alessia Cara and Bebe Rexha speak onstage during Teen Choice Awards 2016 at The Forum on July 31, 2016 in Inglewood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Teens like their country music and their country artists, a fact reflected by the nominations list for the Teen Choice 2017 awards.

Making the first round cut are Blake Shelton (Choice Country Artist), Luke Bryan (Choice Country Artist), Carrie Underwood (Country Artist), Florida Georgia Line (Choice Country Artist, Choice Collaboration), Sam Hunt (Choice Country Artist, Choice Song Male Artist) and Kelsea Ballerini (Choice Country Artist). Votes are being cast here and on Twitter through Thursday (6/22) at 9pm PST.

More nominations will be released soon. Fans are allowed 10 votes per category, per day, per platform user ID. The show airs August 13th on FOX.

Teddy McDonald is a fun-lovin’ country music fan man living in Nashville, Tennessee.