Taylor Swift nominated for 9 awards at VMAs



Taylor Swift looks set to be this year's star of the MTV Video Music Awards after she was nominated for NINE gongs.

The 'Bad Blood' singer is up for Video of the Year, Best Female Video, Best Pop Video, Best Collaboration, Best Art Direction, Best Cinematography, Best Direction, Best Editing and Best Visual Effects!

She is up against Mark Ronson, Beyonce and best friend Ed Sheeran in the coverted 'Video of the Year' award category for her single 'Bad Blood'.

Ed Sheeran has the second most nominations with six, followed by Beyonce, Mark Ronson and Kendrick Lamar who are up for five!

It could be a successful night for the Brits with James Bay and George Ezra both nominated for the 'Artist to Watch' award which has previously been won by One Direction and Fifth Harmony!

It was announced earlier today that Miley Cyrus will be hosting the show on August 30th... we should be in for an eventful night!

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