NEWARK, NEW JERSEY - AUGUST 26: Taylor Swift attends the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards at Prudential Center on August 26, 2019 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images for MTV)

MTV has unveiled the nominations for the 2022 Video Music Awards (VMAs)!

Luckily for us here in New Jersey, the VMAs will return to the famed Prudential Center in Newark to celebrate the biggest names in music on Sunday, August 28th with epic performances and a fan-filled audience.

Which artist(s) lead the this year’s nominations? Jack Harlow, Kendrick Lamar and Lil Nas X (7 each), closely followed by Doja Cat and Harry Styles (6 each), and Billie Eilish, Drake, Dua Lipa, Ed Sheeran, Taylor Swift and The Weeknd (5 each).

Fans can vote for their favorites across 22 categories by visiting vote.mtv.com through Friday, August 19, 2022.

Scroll below to see the full list of nominations:

  • VIDEO OF THE YEAR

    • Doja Cat – “Woman” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records
    • Drake ft. Future & Young Thug – “Way 2 Sexy” – OVO/Republic
    • Ed Sheeran – “Shivers” – 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’s 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 – “Woman” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records
    • Elton John & Dua Lipa – “Cold Heart (PNAU Remix)” – EMI / Interscope Records 
    • Lizzo – “About Damn Time” – Atlantic Records 
    • The 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
    • Måneskin – Arista Records
    • SEVENTEEN – PLEDIS Entertainment/Geffen Records
  • PUSH 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 ur miserable until ur dead” – 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: Shenseea – “R U 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 
  • BEST COLLABORATION

    • 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 – “Sweetest Pie” – 300 Entertainment
    • Post Malone & The Weeknd – “One Right Now” – Mercury Records / Republic Records 
    • ROSALÍA ft. The Weeknd – “LA FAMA” – Columbia Records
    • The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – “STAY” – Columbia Records 
  • BEST POP

    • Billie Eilish – “Happier Than Ever” – Darkroom / Interscope Records 
    • Doja Cat – “Woman” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records
    • Ed Sheeran – “Shivers” – Atlantic Records
    • Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records
    • Lizzo – “About Damn Time” – Atlantic Records
    • Olivia Rodrigo – “traitor” – Geffen Records 
  • BEST HIP-HOP

    • Eminem & Snoop Dogg – “From The D 2 The 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 / Republic Records
    • Pusha T – “Diet Coke” – G.O.O.D. Music / Def Jam 
  • BEST ROCK

    • Foo Fighters – “Love Dies Young” – RCA Records
    • Jack White – “Taking Me Back” – Third Man Records
    • Muse – “Won’t Stand Down” – Warner Records
    • Red Hot Chili Peppers – “Black Summer” – Warner Records 
    • Shinedown – “Planet Zero” – Elektra Music Group
    • Three Days Grace – “So Called Life” – RCA Records 
  • BEST ALTERNATIVE

    • Avril Lavigne ft. blackbear – “Love It When You Hate Me” – Elektra Music Group / DTA Records
    • Imagine Dragons x JID – “Enemy” – KIDinaKORNER / Interscope Records
    • Machine Gun Kelly ft. WILLOW – “emo girl” – Bad Boy / Interscope Records
    • Måneskin – “I WANNA BE YOUR SLAVE” – Arista Records
    • Panic! At The Disco – “Viva Las Vengeance” – Fueled By Ramen / Elektra Music Group 
    • Twenty One Pilots  – “Saturday” – Fueled By Ramen / Elektra Music Group
    • WILLOW, Avril Lavigne ft. Travis Barker – “G R O W” – MSFTSMusic / Roc Nation Records
  • BEST LATIN

    • Anitta – “Envolver” – Warner Records
    • Bad Bunny – “Tití Me Preguntó” – Rimas Entertainment
    • Becky G X KAROL G – “MAMIII” – Kemosabe Records / Sony Music Latin / RCA Records 
    • Daddy 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 Gods (Part II)” – AKW
    • Chlöe – “Have Mercy” – Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia Records
    • H.E.R. – “For Anyone” – RCA Records
    • Normani 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 – “Yet To Come (The Most Beautiful Moment)” – BIGHIT Music / Geffen Records 
    • ITZY – “LOCO” – JYP Entertainment
    • LISA – “LALISA” – YG Entertainment / Interscope Records
    • SEVENTEEN – “HOT” – PLEDIS Entertainment/Geffen Records
    • Stray Kids – “MANIAC” – JYP Entertainment
    • TWICE – “The Feels” – JYP Entertainment
  • VIDEO FOR GOOD

    • Kendrick Lamar – “The Heart Part 5” – pgLang / Top Dawg Entertainment / Aftermath / Interscope Records
    • Latto – “P*ssy” – Streamcut / RCA Records
    • Lizzo – “About Damn Time” – Atlantic Records
    • Rina Sawayama – “This Hell” – Dirty Hit
    • Stromae – ”Fils de joie” – Mosaert Label / The Darkroom / Interscope Records 
  • Additional details will be announced in the coming weeks. #VMAs

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