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Taylor Swift nominated for nine MTV EMAs

Mfonobong Akpan

It’s been a remarkable year for the pop superstar, Taylor Swift. Yet again she leads the way at the annual MTV EMAs ceremony with the huge haul of nominations.

Among the accolades she is up for are Best Song, Best Video and Best Collaboration for ‘Bad Blood’, her track with Kendrick Lamar, and Best Female, Best Pop and Best Live Act.

In the Best Female category Taylor will battle it out with Ellie Goulding, Miley Cyrus, Nicki Minaj and Rihanna, while to take home the prestigious Best Song statuette she’ll have to wrestle with Ellie for ‘Love Me Like You Do’, Major Lazer and DJ Snake’s ‘Lean On’, Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth’s ‘See You Again’ and ‘Uptown Funk’ by Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars.

The next most nominated artist at this EMAs is Justin Bieber who is up for six accolades in total, including Best Pop, Best Male and Best Collaboration with Diplo and Skrillex on ‘Where Are U Now’.

Ed Sheeran is up for two gongs – Best Male and Best Live Act – and other double nominees are Ellie, Katy Perry, Jess Glynne, James Bay, Kanye West, Pharrell, One Direction, Major Lazer and Mark and Bruno for their worldwide smash ‘Uptown Funk’.

The winners will be announced at the Mediolanum Forum in Milan, Italy, on October 25.

source: timeslive.co.za