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KatyÂ Perry leads the 2011 MTV Video Music AwardsÂ nominations in 9Â categoriesÂ ( she deserves it!)
MTV today announced the nominees for this yearâ€™s fourteen VMA categories.Â Katy Perry leads the way with an incredible nine VMA nominations which include â€œVideo of the Yearâ€ and â€œBest Female Video,â€ for her explosive hit, â€œFirework,â€ â€œBest Pop Videoâ€ for Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.), and â€œBest Special Effectsâ€ for her futuristic chart-topping hit and this yearâ€™s current top selling digital song in the U.S., â€œE.T.â€ featuring Kanye West.
“I have nine nominations!” Perry shouted when she heard about her noms from MTV News‘ Sway during Wednesday’s night’s (July 20) on-air nominations event. “Nine? I thought that was a typo or something! Oh my god, really? That’s the most nominations I’ve ever gotten for anything,” she added excitedly.
Adele andÂ Kanye WestÂ tiedÂ with seven nominations each. Â The “2011 MTV Video Music Awards” on Sunday, August 28 at 9PM (ET/PT).