2021 VMA Nominations, Bieber leading the pack

One of music's biggest nights is back and Justin Bieber is coming in hot!



Bieber leads this year's list of nominees with seven, followed by Megan Thee Stallion with six.


Billie Eilish, BTS, Doja Cat, Drake, Giveon, Lil Nas X and Olivia Rodrigo, a first time nominee, each earned five nominations.


The 2021 MTV Video Music Awards will finally return to Barclays Center in Brooklyn for the first time since 2013 and air live on MTV on Sunday, September 12.



Voting in the 14 categories is open through Sept. 3.


Scroll down for the full list of 2021 VMA nominees, and be sure to go and vote for your favorites.


Video of the Year

Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion: “WAP” – Atlantic Records

DJ Khaled ft. Drake: “Popstar” (Starring Justin Bieber) – OVO / We The Best / Epic Records

Doja Cat ft. SZA: “Kiss Me More” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records

Ed Sheeran: “Bad Habits” – Atlantic Records

Lil Nas X: “Montero (Call Me By Your Name)” – Columbia Records