July 26th, 2016 by Connected Press in Nationwide Enjoyment NEW YORK — Beyonce and Adele are the top rated nominees at the MTV Video Music Awards, exactly where their music videos will compete towards Kanye West's controversial "Well known" for video of the year. "Well-known," Beyonce's "Formation" and Adele's "Hello" will battle Justin Bieber's "Sorry" and Drake's "Hotline Bling" for the best prize when the VMAs air live Aug. 28 from New York's Madison Square Garden. The nominations were announced Tuesday. West's infamous "Well-known" functions what seems to be naked photographs of the rapper and other celebrities, such as Taylor Swift, Kim Kardashian, Donald Trump and Bill Cosby. The song is at the center of his current war with Swift: Kardashian recently leaked audio of Swift giving West her blessing soon after he told her the lyric, "I come to feel like me and Taylor could still have intercourse." But Swift later on stated she was upset due to the fact West did not play her the complete track or tell her the total lyric relating to her, which integrated the line, "Why? I made that bitch well known." Beyonce, even though, is the total VMA leader with eleven nominations — marking a profession best for the pop diva, who released her Emmy-nominated "Lemonade" visual album this year. Adele is behind her with eight nominations. The songstresses will compete for greatest female video along with Rihanna, Sia and Ariana Grande.
West is nominated for greatest male video against Drake, the Weeknd, Bryson Tiller and Calvin Harris, whose nomination is for "This is What You Came For," which he co-wrote with former girlfriend Swift.
David Bowie, who died from cancer earlier this year, is nominated for best path, cinematography, artwork course and editing for "Lazarus" — a video that showed him frail and lying in bed, eyes bandaged. It was launched several days ahead of the icon's Jan. ten death. Other folks who earned multiple nominations include things like Coldplay, Desiigner, Fergie and Alessia Cara. Followers can start voting on the internet Tuesday.
Nominees for very best song of summer will be announced at a later date.
Swift won final year's video of the yr with "Negative Blood," which featured Kendrick Lamar and incorporated cameos from Selena Gomez, Lena Dunham and others.