The 1975 and Billie Eilish will battle it out for the two top prizes at this year's Q Awards.

Both acts have been nominated in the best album and best track categories - earning a total of four nominations apiece.

The awards, in association with Absolute Radio, feature seven prizes voted for by the British public, as well as merit awards bestowed by Q Magazine on the night.

Los Angeles-based artist Eilish, who earlier this year became the youngest female solo artist to land a number one album in the UK, has Bad Guy nominated for best track as well as being shorlisted for best solo act.

The 17-year-old is also tapped for best act in the world today and best album for her chart-topping debut, When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?

Meanwhile, Manchester band The 1975 earned themselves a nomination for best track with their politically-minded single People.

The 1975

They are also nominated for best live performance, best act in the world today and best album for their third collection, A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships.

Grime star and Glastonbury headliner Stormzy earns three nominations after winning the gong for best solo artist in 2017.

Scottish singer Lewis Capaldi also earns three nominations including one for his break-out track Someone You Loved, which is tapped for best track after spending seven consecutive weeks at number one.

Rappers Little Simz, Slowthai and AJ Tracey earned two nominations, as does former Oasis rocker Liam Gallagher.

Lana Del Ray

Following the release of her long-awaited album Norman F****** Rockwell, Lana Del Rey earns two nominations, as does Dave following the release of his critically acclaimed Psychodrama.

The 29th Q Awards will be hosted by Nadine Shah, and she'll become the first woman to fill the MC slot.
The 33-year-old was selected for the role after appearing as a guest presenter during the 2018 ceremony.

This year's awards will be held at the Camden Roundhouse in London on Wednesday October 16.