MTV Video Music Awards will be held on Aug 30 and announced the nominations list.
The Grammy winner 2019 Billie Ellish is the first artist in VMA history to get nominated for two videos of the year. She is 18 years old and grabbed big awards.
Eminem too made history as the first artist to receive eight career nominations for the video of the year for Godzilla featuring Juice World. Earlier, Eminem had won twice in this category.
Taylor Swift has been nominated for the video of the year for The Man. Earlier she had won in the same category for You need to Calm Down.
Drake along with Rihanna and U2 have tied for the most career video of the year as an artist who weren’t born in the US. Drake is nominated as a featured artist on Future’s Life Is Good, Hotline bling and God’s Plan.
Ariana Grande is the first artist to be nominated three consecutive years since Beyonce. This year, Lady Gaga is the only artist to be nominated for the three categories Video of the year, Artist of the year, Song of the year.
The MTV Music Awards 2020 has introduced some changes . They have dropped the Best Dance category Awards. Instead have re-added Best Alternative VideO. They have combined two new artist categories into one now, Push Best New Artist.
They have added two new categories in pandemic related -Best Music Video from Homem and Bets Quarantine Performance.