Rapper/singer Doja Cat also received three nominations, including “song of the year,” while “reggaeton’s global ambassador,” J Balvin, received four. Fans can vote for their favorites across 15 gender-neutral categories, including “video of the year,” “artist of the year,” “best quarantine performance” and more by visiting vma.mtv.com through August 23.
MTV also took to Instagram to announce the first round of performers. “I’m gonna need someone’s help to bring the music to the #VMAs…. and @bts.bighitofficial, @dojacat & @jbalvin are up to the task,” read the post.