Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga lead 2020 MTV VMA nominations

CNN/Stylemagazine.com Newswire | 7/30/2020, 5 p.m.
The MTV VMAs are raining nominations all over Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga.
The MTV VMAs are raining nominations all over Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga./Credit: Getty Images

By Chloe Melas, CNN

(CNN) -- The MTV VMAs are raining nominations all over Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga.

The two singers each scored nine nominations for the upcoming MTV VMAs, scheduled for next month.

Grande and Gaga teamed up for the summer anthem "Rain On Me," off of Gaga's "Chromatica" album.

Billie Eilish and The Weeknd follow with six nominations each.

This year's awards show is introducing new categories in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, including, "Best Music Video From Home," and "Best Quarantine Performance."

"We're excited to unveil the incredible list of VMA nominees who shaped this year's unique landscape and bring fans a show that celebrates the powerful unifying force of music," Bruce Gillmer, President of Music, Music Talent, Programming & Events for ViacomCBS Media Networks, said in a statement.

See below for a full list of nominees.

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Billie Eilish -- "everything i wanted"

Eminem ft. Juice WRLD -- "Godzilla"

Future ft. Drake -- "Life Is Good"

Lady Gaga with Ariana Grande -- "Rain On Me"

Taylor Swift -- "The Man"

The Weeknd -- "Blinding Lights"

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

DaBaby

Justin Bieber

Lady Gaga

Megan Thee Stallion

Post Malone

The Weeknd

SONG OF THE YEAR Billie Eilish -- "everything i wanted"

Doja Cat -- "Say So"

Lady Gaga with Ariana Grande -- "Rain On Me"

Megan Thee Stallion -- "Savage"

Post Malone -- "Circles"

Roddy Ricch -- "The Box"

BEST COLLABORATION

Ariana Grande & Justin Bieber -- "Stuck with U"

Black Eyed Peas ft. J Balvin -- "RITMO (Bad Boys For Life)"

Ed Sheeran ft. Khalid -- "Beautiful People"

Future ft. Drake -- "Life Is Good"

Karol G ft. Nicki Minaj -- "Tusa"

Lady Gaga with Ariana Grande -- "Rain On Me"

PUSH BEST NEW ARTIST

Doja Cat

Jack Harlow

Lewis Capaldi

Roddy Ricch

Tate McRae

YUNGBLUD

BEST POP

BTS -- "On"

Halsey -- "You should be sad"

Jonas Brothers -- "What a Man Gotta Do"

Justin Bieber ft. Quavo -- "Intentions"

Lady Gaga with Ariana Grande -- "Rain On Me"

Taylor Swift -- "Lover" -- Republic Records

BEST HIP-HOP

DaBaby -- "BOP"

Eminem ft. Juice WRLD -- "Godzilla"

Future ft. Drake -- "Life Is Good"

Megan Thee Stallion -- "Savage"

Roddy Ricch -- "The Box"

Travis Scott -- "HIGHEST IN THE ROOM"

BEST ROCK

blink-182 -- "Happy Days"

Coldplay -- "Orphans"

Evanescence -- "Wasted On You"

Fall Out Boy ft. Wyclef Jean -- "Dear Future Self (Hands Up)"

Green Day -- "Oh Yeah!"

The Killers -- "Caution"

BEST ALTERNATIVE

The 1975 -- "If You're Too Shy (Let Me Know)"

All Time Low -- "Some Kind Of Disaster"

FINNEAS -- "Let's Fall in Love for the Night"

Lana Del Rey -- "Doin' Time"

Machine Gun Kelly -- "Bloody Valentine"

twenty one pilots -- "Level of Concern"

BEST LATIN

Anuel AA ft. Daddy Yankee, Ozuna, Karol G & J Balvin -- "China"

Bad Bunny -- "Yo Perreo Sola"

Black Eyed Peas ft. Ozuna & J. Rey Soul -- "MAMACITA"