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Christina Aguilera & Selena Gomez Lead Alma Award Noms!

Christina Aguilera & Selena Gomez Lead Alma Award Noms!

Christina Aguilera and Selena Gomez both picked up three nominations each to lead the pack of the 2011 NCLR Alma Award nominees!

The ladies both picked up nominations in the Favorite Female Music Artist and Favorite Movie Actress (Comedy/Musical) categories.

Christina also picked up a nomination for Favorite TV Reality, Variety, or Comedy Personality or Act for her work on The Voice, while Selena was nominated for Favorite TV Actress – Leading Role in a Comedy for her work on Wizards of Waverly Place.

The show, which honors Latinos in the entertainment field, will be hosted by Eva Longoria and George Lopez and air live on NBC on September 16.

Click inside for the full list of nominees…

Favorite Movie Actor
Antonio BanderasYou Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger
Demián BichirA Better Life
Bobby CannavaleWin Win
Michael PeñaBattle: Los Angeles
Danny Trejo Machete

Favorite Movie Actress – Drama/Adventure
Jessica Alba Machete
Penelope CruzPirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides
Rosario DawsonUnstoppable
Michelle RodriguezBattle: Los Angeles
Zoë Saldana Takers

Favorite Movie Actress – Comedy/Musical
Christina Aguilera Burlesque
Eva MendesThe Other Guys
Alexa VegaFrom Prada to Nada
Cameron DiazBad Teacher
Selena GomezMonte Carlo

Favorite TV Series
CSI: Miami
Desperate Housewives
Modern Family
Wizards of Waverly Place

Favorite TV Reality, Variety, or Comedy Personality or Act
Christina AguileraThe Voice
George LopezLopez Tonight
Jennifer LopezAmerican Idol
Mario LopezMario Lopez: Saved By the Baby
Cesar MillanDog Whisperer With Cesar Millan

Favorite TV Actor – Leading Role
Ricardo ChaviraDesperate Housewives
Ian GomezCougar Town
Joshua GomezChuck
James RodayPsych
Adam RodriguezCSI: Miami

Favorite TV Actor – Supporting Role
Oscar NuñezThe Office
Rico RodriguezModern Family
Michael TrevinoThe Vampire Diaries
Tristan Wilds 90210
David ZayasDexter

Favorite TV Actress – Leading Role in a Drama
Cote de PabloNCIS
Eva LaRue CSI: Miami
Francia RaisaThe Secret Life of the American Teenager
Sara RamirezGrey’s Anatomy
Sara ShahiFairly Legal

Favorite TV Actress – Leading Role in a Comedy
Selena GomezWizards of Waverly Place
Victoria JusticeVictorious
Demi LovatoSonny With a Chance
Naya Rivera Glee
Sofía VergaraModern Family

Favorite TV Actress – Supporting Role
Maria Canals-BarreraWizards of Waverly Place
Constance MarieSwitched At Birth
Aubrey PlazaParks and Recreation
Sarah RamosParenthood
Lauren VélezDexter

Favorite Male Music Artist
Taio Cruz
Enrique Iglesias
Bruno Mars
Ricky Martin

Favorite Female Music Artist
Christina Aguilera
Selena Gomez
Jennifer Lopez
Naya Rivera

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  • Blur

    The what awards???

  • Amanda

    XTINA!! YESS! Gonna vote everyday :)

  • john

    christina should win all. Selena has no talent

  • Xtina Aguilera the best

    Christina Aguilera The Best !!!:)

  • Robiiiiieee

    @TheRealXtina for the win! She deserve the 3 awards!

  • cindy

    That’s great so happy for Christina Aguilera. May she win for The Voice she did a great job with her team as a great judge and would be cool to see her win female artist too.

  • laverdadduele

    Christina Aguilera IS NOT latina, she can’t even speak Spanish.

  • Calliope

    What are those awards? I’m not from US and never heard of them

  • http://ta slig o lambert^_______^ cute

    christina beautiful

  • kà simply amazing!

    christina aguilera best

  • johanna

    I hope Christina Aguilera can win for actress. She was freakin good in Burlesque!!!!!!! Also hope she can win the other categories she’s in too. She’s so cool!!!!!

  • Lilakoi


  • ryannnn


    christina is half-ecuadorian. and she does speak spanish.


  • Maria

    If Selena wins any of those awards, it’s because all of her kid fans constantly voted for her, whom are to naive to realize talent.

  • Eva


    Wow… what an ignorant comment. Just so you know there are a lot of people who have latin ancestors, living in the U.S. who were raised only speaking English.

  • Award

    Selena looks very younger

  • mariah

    Congratulations for Selena and Christina, both are hard worker and deserve the nominations!

  • James

    Aguilera so ugly

  • Weird

    Selena look younger

  • http://georgiac9351 georgia cummings

    christina aguilera all the way she has an amazing voice which is the same live as it is recorded unlike most artists these days and the film burlesque is amazing!!!!!!!! loved her init cant imagine any1 else playing that role. havnt watched the voice because i live in wales but i imagine that she is great and is really supportive and has great judgement :D <3<3<3

  • laverdadduele

    @ryannnn: Christina Aguilera DOES NOT speak Spanish. She was in a TV show in Mexico and needed a translator:

    There is another video where she is reading the words in Spanish and can’t even get it right. So YOU STFU and do some research before posting stupid comments. How can she be consider Latina if she can’t even speak the language?

  • Alexsander

    Selena the best have telant and xtina just like fav put moooooore makeeeeee up fake women

  • Q

    Yep christina just like fake girl just have beauty blue eye and All nathing & selena win

  • Robert

    So hard to vote but i would choose one is selena

  • Katy

    My hasband choose selena me 2

  • Manly

    I saw Xtina has Big breast that really funny

  • Emma


  • Maria

    honestly, if their going to have awards for “latinas and latinos” or whatever go to a latin country. we don’t even have white people awards! but maybe we should start?
    where trying to unify this country, jesus.

  • Maria

    honestly, if their going to have awards for “latinas and latinos” or whatever go to a latin country. we don’t even have white people awards! but maybe we should start?
    where trying to unify this country, jesus.

  • Facexx

    Xtina like tired and become old

  • Agatha

    Favorite Music Artist??LOL!!!She hasn’t had a hit in Years…She uses her Voice for Wedding and Private Parties..And says No New Music until next Year..Lost most of her Fan Base..Just Check the Numbers out her Twitter account and You Tube..Kim K. and Paris Hilton are bigger Stars.

  • linker nippel

    xtina for the win…she is an icon
    hands down

  • Xxx

    There it’s no competition mother with daughter?

  • Amber

    Xtina did so much plastic

  • emily

    really talking about who’s younger or older or prettier etc? that’s not what these awards are about it’s about who did great in there moives,musics,etc, Yes, Christina and Selena are both great at it. But I voted for Christina Aguilera she did fantastic job in the moive Burlesque and On The Hit Show The Voice as a judge . So I hope that Christina can win but what also counts are votes so Selena has huge chance in winning! So congrat’s to both of them and the rest of the people who got nods. Stop hating or being neg and go vote for your favorite!!

  • Slut love aguilera

    Selena best, c hristina old lady ugly

  • Azk

    @laverdadduele: So what if Christina can’t speak Spanish. Neither can J-Lo, she’s said it several times in interviews with media and neither could Selena Quintanilla Perez who kicked off her career singing Latin music but not being able to actually speak it.

    It’s generally what happens when you’re raised in a dispersed community. You lose your language but you still hold onto your heritage.

    So knowing this, does that mean J-Lo and Selena shouldn’t be considered Latin artists either?

    Why is Christina considered less Latin American than those two by people like you?

  • ness

    neither of them even speak spanish…i doubt they can even understand it. Demi Lovato should be nominated…She’s more Latin without even being as Latin. When She sings in Spanish i believe it

  • laverdadduele

    @Azk: I don’t consider Jennifer Lopez or Selena Quintanilla latinas. If you were born in this wonderful country you are AMERICAN, regardless of where your ancestors came from or what your last name is, nothing wrong with that. Salma Hayek, Shakira, and Sofia Vergara are true latinas, born in Latin American countries, Spanish is their first language, and started their careers in Latin America. Being latina is more than speaking Spanish, it’s about your culture, your roots, and where your heart is.

  • She Stinks!

    No talent JHO Bag will never beat any of these other girls when it comes to singing. She cannot sing. Period. Nails down a blackboard sound better.

  • christinalover

    christina aguilera is the best. she deserves at lest those 3 awards. you are all stupid haters saying selena is looking younger than christina. christina is the most beautiful woman on the planet, selena is no competition for her!

  • nkenk

    @laverdadduele: why do you always post such stupid ignorant comments? being a certain ethnicity isn’t only based on if you speak a language or not if then people could switch in and out of ethnicities whenever they want.

  • sammy

    Christina is one of the greatest female vocalists the world has ever heard! I cannot believe they put selena in the same category as christina. She cannot hold a candle to her! Selena has 0 talent! And anyone who votes selena over christina has some real problems!

  • She Stinks!

    @sammy: Agreed, but JHO Bag ? That worn out trash could never sing, dance or act. She has zero talent and should be working as a Motel 6 maid. Low rent. Low class. Just trash you see hanging around the gutter on 42nd street.

  • sammy

    @She Stinks!: You mean Jennifer Lopez? I agree Jlo may not be the best singer and is no where near christina’s level but she isn’t all that bad. Jlo can dance. Selena can’t do crap! She is just a pretty face. Whitney Houston and Christina Aguilera are the greatest singers!

  • joe


    ughhh how can u compare that old hag jlow to Selena, just cause she “dances” those moves are all Janet Jacksons anyways, at least selena sings live & b4 u aregue that look at jlow 29yrs old with her 1st single that her record co paid stations to play..all the lip synch she did with that album. pLEASE!! and to top it off when Jlow was 19 she had no recognition Selena has at this age, and Selena is talented, didnt have to lie manipulate and sleep with ppl for her “career” that jlow did in her late 20′s- 40′s pfffffffffff

  • http://justjared Sammy

    @joe: Are you kidding me right!!!!??? Are you dumb! Selena has 0 TALENT! END OF STORY!