The MTV Video Music Awards are always an exciting night for the music industry. This contest allows the public to vote on which musicians or musical groups will win awards. Thus, the VMA awards are surely special to the performers, as it shows that the public celebrates his or her talent.
The nominees in the Best Rock Video category are: Cage The Elephant's "Shake Me Down," Foo Fighters' "Walk," Foster the People for "Pumped Up Kicks," Mumford & Sons' "The Cave," and The Black Keys' "Howlin' For You," notes MTV. It is fascinating to see the wide variety of musicians nominated in this category. It is disappointing though that nome of the nominees in this category are female.
The nominees in the Best Pop Video category are: Adele, Britney Spears, Bruno Mars, Katy Perry and Pitbull featuring Ne-Yo, Nayer and Afrojack. This is a very intriguing group of nominees. Certainly they attract very different types of fans, so this will be a heated competition.
The nominees in the Hip Hop Video Category are: Chris Brown featuring Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes, Kanye West featuring Rihanna and Kid Cudi, Lil Wayne, Lupe Fiasco and Nicki Minaj. It is interesting to see how many of the nominations are for song recorded in a group collaboration.
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Katy Perry to Have an Exciting Night at the VMA Awards
Katy Perry has the most nominations for the VMA awards this year. She is nominated for nine VMA awards, notes MTV. Katy Perry met her husband Russell Brand at the VMA awards. Thus each year it must be a very special night for her.
It is fun to go to a gathering to watch the VMA awards. The musicians are less formal at this ceremony than at other award shows. The fashions are typically outrageous and the antics of the musicians are usually amusing. Good luck to all the nominees!