Jorda FrantzisThe year of Cardi B continues as she leads all artists with ten nominations for the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards.
The new mother is up for Artist of the Year and Best New Artist, and her “Finesse” remix with Bruno Mars received five nominations, including Video of the Year and Song of the Year. Her song “Bartier Cardi” featuring 21 Savage is up for Best Hip-Hop and Best Collaboration, and Cardi is also nominated in the Best Latin category for her “Dinero” collaboration with Jennifer Lopez and DJ Khaled.
Beyonce and JAY-Z are second with eight nominations for “”Apes**t” from their Everything is Love album, including Video of the Year, and Best Collaboration.
Childish Gambino and Drake each received seven nominations, and Mars is up for six awards.
The 2018 VMAs will air live from Radio City Music Hall in New York City on Monday, August 20 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. Fans can vote in eight categories on the show’s website.
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