Beyonce and Adele lead music awards nominations
Singers Adele (left) and Beyonce (right) will go head to head at the MTV Video Music Awards 2016. Beyonce leads the pack with 11 nominations including a nod for best choreography and best cinematography whilst her collaboration with Kendrick Lamar on Freedom also earned her a nomination. Adele wasn’t far behind as well with seven nominations for her track Hello as well as an eighth for the music video for Send My Love To Your New Lover, which was nominated in the best visual effects category.
Also getting multiple nominations are Drake (six), Ariana Grande (five) and Rihanna (four). Kanye West’s controversial Famous video also received two nods. Justin Bieber also got nominations. The winners will be revealed at the starry ceremony at the in New York on August 28.