FOX announced this morning that singer, actress, and new X-Factor Judge Demi Lovato will host the Teen Choice 2012 awards. Demi joins the already announced participants that include Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Miley Cyrus, Zooey Deschanel, Ellen DeGeneres, Jason Derulo, Zac Efron, Selena Gomez, Lucy Hale, Josh Hutcherson, Victoria Justice, Laura and Vanessa Marano, Bridgit Mendler, Lea Michele, Shay Mitchell, Tyler Posey, Gordon Ramsay, Dax Shepard, Sophia Grace and Rosie, Jordin Sparks and Taylor Swift.
The live show will also include performances by Justin Bieber, Carly Rae Jepsen, Flo Rida, No Doubt and DJ Pauly D, who will serve as “Choice” DJ for the night.
At TEEN CHOICE 2011, Lovato was the recipient of the inaugural ACUVUE® Inspire Award, in recognition of her work with the Jed Foundation’s Love is Louder movement. She continues to inspire teens this year in her role as a celebrity mentor for the ACUVUE® 1-DAY Contest, showing them that they too can fulfill their dreams.
Fans ages 13-19 can vote once each day per category for their favorite TEEN CHOICE 2012 nominees at www.teenchoiceawards.com. Voting ends at 11:59 PM PT on Saturday, July 21. You can see all the nominees here.
The Teen Choice 2012 Awards air live Sunday, July 22 on FOX.