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Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift, Lil Nas X, And Billie Eilish Lead The 2019 MTV VMA Nominations

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MTV found an unconventional way to announce its nominees for the 2019 Video Music Awards. Fans who wanted to find out the names on the list were invited to slide in the @VMAs account’s DMs. Of course, you can save some time by checking out the full list below.

This year’s nomination leaders include Ariana Grande with 10 nominations, Taylor Swift with 10 nominations, Billie Eilish with nine nominations, and Lil Nas X wit eight nominations in his first year as a nominee. See below for the full list of nominees.

Video Of The Year
21 Savage — “A Lot” feat. J. Cole
Billie Eilish — “Bad Guy”
Ariana Grande — Thank U, Next”
Jonas Brothers — “Sucker”
Lil Nas X — “Old Town Road (Remix)” feat. Billy Ray Cyrus]
Taylor Swift — “You Need To Calm Down”

Artist Of The Year
Cardi B
Billie Eilish
Ariana Grande
Halsey
Jonas Brothers
Shawn Mendes

Song Of The Year
Drake — “In My Feelings”
Ariana Grande — “Thank U, Next”
Jonas Brothers — “Sucker”
Lady Gaga And Bradley Cooper — “Shallow”
Lil Nas X — “Old Town Road (Remix)” feat. Billy Ray Cyrus
Taylor Swift — “You Need To Calm Down”

Best New Artist
Ava Max
Billie Eilish
H.E.R.
Lil Nas X
Lizzo
Rosalía

Best Collaboration
Lil Nas X — “Old Town Road (Remix)” feat. Billy Ray Cyrus
Lady Gaga And Bradley Cooper — “Shallow”
Shawn Mendes And Camila Cabello — “Señorita”
Taylor Swift — “Me!” feat. Brendon Urie
Ed Sheeran And Justin Bieber — “I Don’t Care”
BTS — “Boy With Luv” feat. Halsey

Push Artist Of The Year
Bazzi
Cnco
Billie Eilish
H.E.R.
Lauv
Lizzo

Best Pop
5 Seconds Of Summer — “Easier”
Cardi B And Bruno Mars — “Please Me”
Billie Eilish — “Bad Guy”
Ariana Grande — “Thank U, Next”
Khalid – “Talk”
Jonas Brothers — “Sucker”
Taylor Swift — “You Need To Calm Down”

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