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MTV’s 2017 VMA Nominations Are Here, And There’s Plenty To Discuss

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The full list of nominations for this year’s MTV Video Music Award nominations has arrived. Unsurprisingly, given the immense critical acclaim that’s been awarded to his most recent release DAMN, Kendrick Lamar picked up more nominations of any artist with eight total. K Dot is up for Artist of the Year, and Best Hip-Hop Artist, as well as a whole bevy of prizes for “Humble” including Video Of The Year. Tying for second most noms after the Compton MC are Katy Perry and The Weeknd.

Check out a full run down of all the nominations below.

Video Of The Year
Kendrick Lamar, “Humble.”
Bruno Mars, “24K Magic”
Alessia Cara, “Scars To Your Beautiful”
DJ Khaled f. Rihanna and Bryson Tiller, “Wild Thoughts”
The Weeknd, “Reminder”

Artist Of The Year
Bruno Mars
Kendrick Lamar
Ed Sheeran
Ariana Grande
The Weeknd
Lorde

Best New Artist
Khalid
Kodak Black
SZA
Young M.A
Julia Michaels
Noah Cyrus

Best Hip-Hop
Kendrick Lamar, “HUMBLE.”
Big Sean, “Bounce Back”
Chance the Rapper, “Same Drugs”
D.R.A.M. f. Lil Yachty, “Broccoli”
Migos f. Lil Uzi Vert, “Bad & Boujee”
DJ Khaled f. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper, and Lil Wayne, “I’m The One”

Best Collaboration
Charlie Puth f. Selena Gomez, “We Don’t Talk Anymore”
DJ Khaled f. Rihanna and Bryson Tiller, “Wild Thoughts”
D.R.A.M. f. Lil Yachty, “Broccoli”
The Chainsmokers f. Halsey, “Closer”
Calvin Harris f. Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry, and Big Sean, “Feels”
Zayn and Taylor Swift, “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever (Fifty Shades Darker)”

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