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Katy Perry Leads The Pack Of MTV’s VMA Nominations

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Jul. 21 2011, Updated 12:00 p.m. ET

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by Radar Staff

Mrs. Russell Brand continues to have a killer year.

Teenage Dream singer Katy Perry has the most nominations – nine in all – for the 2011 MTV’s Video Music Awards to be held in August.

Among Perry’s nods: Video of the Year and Best Female Video for Firework.

Close on her heels -- singer Adele with seven nods, including Video of the Year and Best Female Video.

Canadian teen sensation Justin Bieber continues to rack up the honors: he was nominated for Best Male Video for U Smile. (Interestingly, his competition includes Cee Lo Green for F**k You , Eminem, and Kanye West).

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Lady Gaga scored a nomination for Best Female Video for her runaway hit Born This Way, while Britney Spears continues her comeback by nabbing a nod for Best Pop Video for Til The World Ends.

The nominations were released late Wednesday.

Fans can vote on their favorites by logging onto MTV.com. The show will be broadcast live on MTV on August 28 from Los Angeles.

Here are the nominations in some of the major categories:

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Adele, Rolling In The Deep

Katy Perry, Firework

Beastie Boys, Make Some Noise

Tyler, The Creator, Yonkers

Bruno Mars, Grenade

BEST FEMALE VIDEO

Adele, Rolling in the Deep

Beyonce, Run the World (Girls)

Katy Perry, Firework

Nicki Minaj, Super Bass

Lady Gaga, Born This Way

BEST MALE VIDEO

Cee Lo Green, F--k You ( Forget You)

Eminem & Rihanna, Love the Way You Lie

Bruno Mars, Grenade

Kanye West , Rihanna & Kid Cudi, All of the Lights

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Justin Bieber, "U Smile"

BEST HIP HOP VIDEO

Lil Wayne & Cory Gunz, 6'7'

Kanye West , Rihanna & Kid Cudi, All of the Lights

Nicki Minaj, Super Bass

Chris Brown, Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes, Look At Me Now

Lupe Fiasco, The Show Goes On

BEST POP VIDEO

Adele, Rolling in the Deep

Bruno Mars, Grenade

Pitbull , 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

Mumford & Sons, The Cave

Cage The Elephant, Shake Me Down

Foster The People, Pumped Up Kicks

Foo Fighters, Walk

The Black Keys, Howlin For You

BEST NEW ARTIST

Foster the People

Wiz Khalifa

Tyler, the Creator

Big Sean feat. Chris Brown

Kreayshawn

To read the complete list of nominations, go to MTV.COM.

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