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The craziest night for the biggest music stars. The 2022 MTV Video Music Awards nominations, released on Tuesday, July 26, revealed which artists could return home with the new Moonman trophies.

The top VMA nominees this year with seven nominations each are Kendrick Lamar, Jack Harlow And Lil Nas X. The latter two collaborated on “INDUSTRY BABY”, earning awards in six categories, including video of the year. Lamar, 35, has meanwhile earned nods for “N95”, “The Heart Part 5” and “Family Ties”.

Although the trio leads the pack, Doia cat And Harry Styles I’m not far behind with six nods each. The images of “Woman” and “As It Was”, respectively, collide Taylor Swift“All Too Well (Taylor’s Version)” for the video of the year. Swift, 32, has five nominations, including Best Director for his directorial debut. Billie Eilish, Duck, Doua Lipa, Ed Sheeran And The weekend also cleaned up with five nominations each.

Instead Madonna he hasn’t surpassed other artists at this year’s awards – earning a commendation for “Madame X” for best long-format video – retains his place as the most nominated VMA artist with more nominations than any other artist. With her 69th nomination, she becomes the only musician to date to receive an honor in every decade the award has existed.

VMA veterans have a lot to celebrate, as do first-time nominees. Kacey Musgraves, Anita, Dove Cameron, Time And Becky g everyone has been making music for years, but they got their first moonman nominations.

Everyone will find out if they are winners at the 2022 Video Music Awards at Prudential Center in New Jersey. The show will air live on Sunday, August 28 at 8pm ET. MTV will broadcast the ceremony on its own channels in addition to The CW, BET, BET Her, CMT, Comedy Central, Logo, MTV2, Nickelodeon, Paramount Network, Pop, TVLand and VH1.

Voting starts on Tuesday at vote.mtv.com and is open until Friday 19 August. Only the Best New Artist category will accept votes during the broadcast.

Scroll down for the full list of 2022 VMA nominations:

Video of the year
Doja Cat – “Female” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records
Drake ft. Future & Young Thug – “Way 2 Sexy” – OVO / Republic
Ed Sheeran – “The Chills” – Atlantic Records
Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records
Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – “INDUSTRY BABY” – Columbia Records
Olivia Rodrigo – “brutal” – Geffen Records
Taylor Swift – “All Too Well” (10 minute version) (Taylor version) – Republic Records

Artist of the year
Bad Bunny – Rimas Entertainment
Drake – OVO / Republic
Ed Sheeran – Atlantic Records
Harry Styles – Columbia Records
Jack Harlow – Generation Now / Atlantic Records
Lil Nas X – Columbia Records
Lizzo – Atlantic Records

song of the year
Adele – “Easy On Me” – Columbia Records
Billie Eilish – “Happier Than Ever” – Darkroom / Interscope Records
Doja Cat – “Female” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records
Elton John & Dua Lipa – “Cold Heart (PNAU Remix)” – EMI / Interscope Records
Lizzo – “About The Fucking Time” – Atlantic Records
Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – “STAY” – Columbia Records

Best new artist
Baby Keem – Columbia Records
Dove Cameron – Disruptor Records / Columbia Records
GAYLE – Atlantic Records / Arthouse Records
Latto – Streamcut / RCA Records
Moonlight – Arista Records
DICIASSETTE – PLEDIS Entertainment / Geffen Records

Pushing the performance of the year
September 2021: Griff – “One Night” – Warner Records
October 2021: Remi Wolf – “Sexy Villain” – Island Records
November 2021: Nessa Barrett – “I hope you’re miserable until you die” – Warner Records
December 2021: SEVENTEEN – “Rock With You” – PLEDIS Entertainment / Geffen Records
January 2021: Mae Muller – “Better Days” – Capitol Records UK
February 2022: GAYLE – “abcdefu” – Atlantic Records / Arthouse Records
March 2022: Sheneesa – “RU That” – Rich Immigrants / Interscope Records
April 2022: Omar Apollo – “Tamagotchi” – Warner Records
May 2022: Wet leg – “Chaise longue” – Domino Recording Company
June 2022: Muni Long – “Baby Boo” – Supergiant Records LLC / Def Jam Recording
July 2022: Doechii – “Persuasive” – Top Dog Entertainment / Capitol Records

Better cooperation
Drake ft. Future & Young Thug – “Way 2 Sexy” – OVO / Republic
Elton John & Dua Lipa – “Cold Heart (PNAU Remix)” – EMI / Interscope Records
Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – “INDUSTRY BABY” – Columbia Records
Megan Thee Stallion & Dua Lipa – “The sweetest cake” – 300 Entertainment
Post Malone & The Weeknd – “One Right Now” – Mercury Records / Republic Records
ROSALIA ft. The Weeknd – “LA FAMA” – Columbia Records
Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – “STAY” – Columbia Records

The best pop
Billie Eilish – “Happier Than Ever” – Darkroom / Interscope Records
Doja Cat – “Female” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records
Ed Sheeran – “The Chills” – Atlantic Records
Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records
Lizzo – “About The Fucking Time” – Atlantic Records
Olivia Rodrigo – “traitor” – Geffen Records

best hip hop
Eminem & Snoop Dogg – “From D2 to LBC” – Shady / Aftermath / Interscope Records
Future ft. Drake, Tems – “WAIT FOR U” – Freebandz / Epic Records
Kendrick Lamar – “N95” – pgLang / Top Dawg Entertainment / Aftermath / Interscope Records
Latto – “Big Energy” – Streamcut / RCA Records
Nicki Minaj ft. Lil Baby – “Do we have a problem?” – Young Money / Cash Money / Record of the Republic
Pusha T – “Diet Coke” – GOOD music / Def Jam

best rock
Foo Fighters – “Love Dies Young” – RCA Records
Jack White – “Take Me Back” – Third Man Records
Muse – “I will not retire” – Warner Records
Red Hot Chili Peppers – “Black Summer” – Warner Records
Shinedown – “Planet Zero” – Elektra Music Group
Three Days Grace – “So Called Life” – RCA Records

The best alternative
Avril Lavigne ft. blackbear – “I love it when you hate me” – Elektra Music Group / DTA Records
Imagine Dragons x JID – “Enemy” – KIDinaKORNER / Interscope Records
Kelly ft. WILLOW – “emo girl” – Bad Boy / Interscope Records
Måneskin – “I WANT TO BE YOUR SLAVE” – Arista Records
Panic! At The Disco – “Viva Las Vengeance” – Powered by Ramen / Elektra Music Group
Twenty One Pilots – “Saturday” – Powered by Ramen / Elektra Music Group
WILLOW, Avril Lavigne ft. Travis Barker – “GROW” – MSFTS Music / Roc Nation Records

best Latin
Anitta – “Envolver” – Warner Records
Bad Bunny – “Tití asked me” – Rimas Entertainment
Becky GX KAROL G – “MAMIII” – Kemosabe Records / Sony Music Latin / RCA Records
Papa Yankee – “REMIX” – Republic Records
Farruko – “Pepas” – Sony Music US Latin
J Balvin & Skrillex – “In Da Getto” – Sueños Globales, LLC / Universal Music Latino / Asylum Records UK

Best R&B
Alicia Keys – “City of the Gods (Part II)” – AKW
Chlöe – “Have Mercy” – Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia Records
HER – “For anyone” – RCA Records
Normans ft. Cardi B – “Wild Side” – Keep Cool / RCA Records
Summer Walker, SZA & Cardi B – “No Love (Extended Version)” – LVRN / Interscope Records
The Weeknd – “Out of Time” – XO / Republic Records

Best K-Pop
BTS – “Still to come (the best moment)” – BIGHIT Music / Geffen Records
ITZY – “LOCO” – JYP Entertainment
LISA – “LALISA” – YG Entertainment / Interscope Records
DICIASSETTE – “HOT” – PLEDIS Entertainment / Geffen Records
Stray Children – “MANIAC” – JYP Entertainment
TWICE – “The sensations” – JYP Entertainment

Video forever
Kendrick Lamar – “The Heart Part 5” – pgLang / Top Dawg Entertainment / Aftermath / Interscope Records
Latto – “P * ssy” – Streamcut / RCA Records
Lizzo – “About The Fucking Time” – Atlantic Records
Rina Sawayama – “This Hell” – Dirty Shot
Stromae – “Sons of joy” – Label Mosaert / The Darkroom / Interscope Records

The best performance of the metaverse
BLACKPINK The virtual | PUBG – YG Entertainment / Interscope Records
BTS | Minecraft – GREAT Music / Geffen Records
Carlo XCX | Roblox – Atlantic Records
Justin Bieber – An interactive virtual experience | Wave – Def Jam
Rift Tour with Ariana Grande | Fortnite – Republic Record
Twenty-One Pilots Concert Experience | Roblox – Powered by Ramen / Elektra Music Group

Best video in long format
Billie Eilish – Happier than ever: a love letter to Los Angeles – Darkroom / interscope recordings
Foo Fighters- Workshop 666 – RCA recordings
Kacey Musgraves– damn – Interscope Records / MCA Nashville
Madonna – Mrs. X – Inter-scoped recordings
Olivia Rodrigue- drive home 2 u – Geffen records
Taylor Swift – “Too Good” (10 minute version) (Taylor version) – Archive of the Republic

Best Photography
Baby Keem and Kendrick Lamar – “Family Ties” – Columbia Records
Camila Cabello with Ed Sheeran – “Bam Bam” – Epic Records
Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records
Kendrick Lamar – “N95” – pgLang / Top Dawg Entertainment / Aftermath / Interscope Records
Normans ft. Cardi B – “Wild Side” – Keep Cool / RCA Records
Taylor Swift – “All Too Well” (10 minute version) (Taylor version) – Republic Records

better steering
Baby Keem and Kendrick Lamar – “Family Ties” – Columbia Records
Billie Eilish – “Happier Than Ever” – Darkroom / Interscope Records
Ed Sheeran – “The Chills” – Atlantic Records
Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records
Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – “INDUSTRY BABY” – Columbia Records
Taylor Swift – “All Too Well” (10 minute version) (Taylor version) – Republic Records

Best artistic direction
Adele – “Oh my God” – Columbia Records
Doja Cat – “Come In (Yuh)” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records
Drake ft. Future & Young Thug – “Way 2 Sexy” – OVO / Republic Records
Kacey Musgraves – “Simple Times” – Interscope Records / MCA Nashville
Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – “INDUSTRY BABY” – Columbia Records
Megan Thee Stallion ft. Dua Lipa – “The sweetest cake” – 300 Entertainment

The best visual effects
Billie Eilish – “Happier Than Ever” – Darkroom / Interscope Records
Coldplay X BTS – “My Universe” – Atlantic Records
Kendrick Lamar – “The Heart, Part 5” – pgLang / Top Dawg Entertainment / Aftermath / Interscope Records
Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – “INDUSTRY BABY” – Columbia Records
Megan Thee Stallion & Dua Lipa – “The sweetest cake” – 300 Entertainment
Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – “STAY” – Columbia Records

Best choreography
BTS – “Permission to dance” – BIGHIT Music / Geffen Records
Doja Cat – “Female” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records
twigs FKA ft. The Weeknd – “Tears In The Club” – Atlantic Records
Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records
Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – “INDUSTRY BABY” – Columbia Records
Normans ft. Cardi B – “Wild Side” – Keep Cool / RCA Records

Best editing
Baby Keem and Kendrick Lamar – “Family Ties” – Columbia Records
Doja Cat – “Come In (Yuh)” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records
Olivia Rodrigo – “brutal” – Geffen Records
ROSALIA – “SAOKO” – Columbia Records
Taylor Swift – “All Too Well” (10 minute version) (Taylor version) – Republic Records
The Weeknd – “Take My Breath” – XO / Republic Records

Nominations for Song of the Year and Group of the Summer will be announced at a later date.

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