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Harry Styles, Lil Nas X, Kendrick Lamar Lead MTV VMAs

The nominations for MTV’s annual Video Music Awards have been unveiled, with Lil Nas X, Kendrick Lamar and Jack Harlow leading the pack.

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Harry Styles, Lil Nas X, Kendrick Lamar Lead MTV VMAs

Harry Styles, Lil Nas X, Kendrick Lamar Lead MTV VMAs. The nominations for MTV’s annual Video Music Awards have been unveiled, with Lil Nas X, Kendrick Lamar and Jack Harlow leading the pack.

On Tuesday, the cable channel revealed its full list of nominees for its upcoming ceremony, which is scheduled to take place on Aug. 28 at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.

Dua Lipa, Billie Eilish, Drake, The Weeknd, Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran each have five nominations.

Lil Nas X, Lamar and Harlow each have seven nominations, followed closely by Harry Styles and Doja Cat who each nabbed six.  Styles, Doja Cat, and Lil Nas X with Jack Harlow are up for the coveted Video of the Year Award.

Dua Lipa, Billie Eilish, Drake, The Weeknd, Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran each have five nominations.

Madonna is the only artist nominated in each of the VMAs’ five decades, earning her 69th nomination for her album “Madame X.” In total, the music legend has won 20 MTV VMAs.

Harry Styles, Lil Nas X, Kendrick Lamar Lead MTV VMAs

Leading the pack with 7 nods apiece, Jack Harlow and Lil Nas X both earned multiple nominations for hit collaboration “INDUSTRY BABY,” which world premiered live on the 2021 “VMAs” stage, alongside Kendrick Lamar, who is nominated for the first time since 2018. Madonna, who reigns as the most awarded artist in MTV history with 20 wins, earns her 69th nomination for “MADAME X.” This year also sees 26 first-time nominees, including Baby Keem (4), MTV PUSH artist GAYLE (2), Kacey Musgraves (2) and Måneskin (2), all receiving multiple nods, plus first nominations for AnittaBecky GDove CameronKarol G, ITZY, JID, Muni LongTemsWet Leg and more.

The 2022 “VMAs” will return to celebrate the biggest names in music on Sunday, August 28th at 8PM ET/PT with show-stopping surprises, epic performances and a fan-filled audience LIVE from New Jersey’s famed Prudential Center and airing across MTV’s global footprint of linear and digital platforms in 170+ countries, reaching 422 million households in nearly 30 different languages. For the third consecutive year, the “VMAs” will simulcast on The CW Network, making the show available to an expanded broadcast audience, in addition to BET, BET Her, CMT, Comedy Central, Logo, MTV2, Nickelodeon, Paramount Network, Pop, TVLand and VH1. 

Beginning today, fans can vote for their favorites across 22 gender-neutral categories, including “Video of the Year,” “Artist of the Year,” “Best Collaboration” and two all-new categories “Best Longform Video” and “Best Metaverse Performance,” by visiting vote.mtv.com through Friday, August 19, 2022 – thanks to Burger King®, the presenter of this year’s award voting. Voting for “Best New Artist,” presented by EXTRA® Gum, will remain active into the show on Sunday, August, 28, 2022. Nominations for social categories including “Group of the Year” and “Song of Summer” will be announced at a later date.

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