Katy Perry is leading all in this year’s MTV Video Music Awards 2011. This time Lady Gaga, Beyonce and Britney Spears are little back. After a record-breaking 13 nominations last year, Lady Gaga received just three.
The 2011 MTV Video Music Awards will take place on August 28, 2011 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.
MTV today announced the nominees for this year’s fourteen VMA categories. Katy Perry‘s rack of nods includes video of the year and female video for the hit “Firework,” pop video for “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)” and collaboration for her Kanye West-assisted “E.T.” Adele and Kanye West picked up seven nominations apiece. Other multiple nominees included Lady Gaga, Beyonce, and Bruno Mars.
During Wednesday’s night’s (July 20) on-air nominations event, Katy Perry shouted when she heard about her noms from MTV News’ Sway, “I have nine nominations!”.