VMA Nominees Tweet Reactions

July 21, 2011 1:55 pm
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It’s that time of year again. The 2011 MTV Video Music Awards are quickly approaching and the 2011 nominees have been announced. The red carpet at the Nokia Theatre will be dripping with the music’s scenes hottest artists on August 28. Topping the list is Katy Perry with an incredible nine VMA nominations including, “Voice of the Year”, and “Best Female Video”. Closely following Katy Perry’s nine nominations are Adele and Kanye West with seven nominations. 2011 has been full of talented artists, catchy new songs, and top selling albums, so each artist is well deserving of an award.

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Celebs took to Twitter to celebrate their VMA nominations and asked their fans to vote!

Katy Perry blew up her twitter after finding out about her VMA nomination.

OMG! I just got word that I’m nominated for 9 MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS!!! I’m kinda speechless/nervous/turned on! NOW it’s up to YOU to VOTE!less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply


I can’t sleep…I’m so excited… It feels like every birthday/christmas/first kiss I ever had. Thanks so much for believing in me. I owe u.less than a minute ago via UberSocial for BlackBerry Favorite Retweet Reply


now… u have to VOTE! Go to www.mtv.com to vote for ur favorite videos… (u can pick mine if u fancy) …Off to dream up the outfit(s)!!!less than a minute ago via UberSocial for BlackBerry Favorite Retweet Reply


Katy Perry Will Smell Like Cotton Candy, Literally.

Bruno Mars couldn’t contain his excitment for his nominations, sending out multiple tweets back to back.



4 Nominations!?!?!?! THANK YOU @MTVless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply


@mtvnews @fucktyler @katyperry @beastieboys Damn!! All great videos!! Congrats to you guys.. #SeriousCompetitionless than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply


But Seriously?? Who drags a piano across town in some church shoes???
The Brunz does!!! HOOLIGANS VOTE!!!less than a minute ago via web Favorite Retweet Reply


@NICKIMINAJ said, ““Sweet! 3 VMA nominations! Thanx 4 the support barbz!!!”

Cee Lo Green kept it cool with his tweet today after finding out about his nominations.

Yo I just got nominated for a VMA!!!! Coolless than a minute ago via Twitter for BlackBerry® Favorite Retweet Reply


Cee Lo Green Wants To “Thank You”

KREAYSHAWN, who is currently nominated for “Best New Artist” took to her twitter to release her excitement!

Omg! Nominated for best new artist for the VMAs! Fanatical fantastical!!! Brah!!!!less than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply


I can only imagine how tough the new artist vote is! We all killin the game! But I’m the only female. GIRLXGANGless than a minute ago via Twitter for iPhone Favorite Retweet Reply

All the nominees anticipation is at an all-time high while they await the VMA’s to see who will take home the award in each category.

Below is the full list of the 2011 VMA nominees.

VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Adele, “Rolling in the Deep”
Tyler, The Creator, “Yonkers”
Katy Perry, “Firework”
Bruno Mars, “Grenade”
Beastie Boys, “Make Some Noise”

BEST FEMALE VIDEO
Adele, “Rolling In The Deep”
Katy Perry, “Firework”
Beyonce, “Run The World (Girls)”
Nicki Minaj, “Super Bass”
Lady Gaga, “Born This Way”

BEST MALE VIDEO
Cee Lo Green, “F*** You”
Eminem feat. Rihanna, “Love the Way You Lie”
Bruno Mars, “Grenade”
Kanye West feat. Rihanna & Kid Cudi, “All of the Lights”
Justin Bieber, “U Smile”

BEST HIP HOP VIDEO
Lil Wayne feat. Cory Gunz, “6′7′”
Kanye West feat. Rihanna & Kid Cudi, “All of the Lights”
Chris Brown feat. Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes, “Look at Me Now”
Nicki Minaj, “Super Bass”
Lupe Fiasco, “The Show Goes On”

BEST NEW ARTIST
Foster The People, “Pumped Up Kicks”
Wiz Khalifa, “Black and Yellow”
Tyler, The Creator, “Yonkers”
Big Sean feat. Chris Brown, “My Last”
Kreayshawn, “Gucci Gucci”

BEST POP VIDEO
Adele, “Rolling in the Deep
Bruno Mars, “Grenade”
Pitbull feat. NE-YO, Nayer & Afrojack, “Give Me Everything”
Katy Perry, “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)”
Britney Spears, “Till the World Ends”

BEST ROCK VIDEO
The Black Keys, “Howlin For You”
Foo Fighters, “Walk”
Foster The People, “Pumped Up Kicks”
Mumford & Sons, “The Cave”
Cage The Elephant, “Shake Me Down”

BEST COLLABORATION
Pitbull feat. NE-YO, Nayer & Afrojack, “Give Me Everything”
Chris Brown feat. Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes, “Look at Me Now”
Kanye West feat. Rihanna & Kid Cudi, “All of the Lights”
Katy Perry feat. Kanye West, “E.T.”
Nicki Minaj feat. Drake, “Moment 4 Life”

BEST ART DIRECTION
Adele, “Rolling in the Deep”
Katy Perry feat. Kanye West, “E.T.”
Lady Gaga, “Judas”
Kanye West, “Power”
Death Cab For Cutie, “You Are a Tourist”

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY
Beyonce, “Run the World (Girls)”
Britney Spears, “Till the World Ends”
Lady Gaga, “Judas”
Bruno Mars, “The Lazy Song”
LMFAO feat. Lauren Bennett & GoonRock, “Party Rock Anthem”

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Adele, “Rolling in the Deep”
Beyonce, “Run The World (Girls)”
Eminem feat. Rihanna, “Love The Way You Lie”
Katy Perry, “Teenage Dream”
Thirty Seconds to Mars, “Hurricane”

BEST DIRECTION
Adele, “Rolling in the Deep”
Beastie Boys, “Make Some Noise”
Katy Perry feat. Kanye West, “E.T.”
Thirty Seconds to Mars, “Hurricane”
Eminem feat. Rihanna, “Love the Way You Lie”

BEST EDITING
Katy Perry feat. Kanye West, “E.T.”
Thirty Seconds to Mars, “Hurricane”
Adele, “Rolling in the Deep”
Kanye West feat. Rihanna & Kid Cudi, “All of the Lights”
Manchester Orchestra, “Simple Math”

BEST SFX (SPECIAL EFFECTS)
Manchester Orchestra, “Simple Math”
Katy Perry feat. Kanye West, “E.T.”
Kanye West, “Power”
Linkin Park, “Waiting for the End
Chromeo, “Don’t Turn the Lights On”

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Tune in to the 2011 VMA’s on August 28, live from L.A.’s Nokia Theatre.

Who do you think will take home the Astronaut on the Moon? Which artist do you want to win in each category? Let us know in the comments below!


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