Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift lead the pack of the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards nominees.
MTV announced the list of nominations Tuesday, which also includes such acts as Billie Eilish, Lil Nas X, Cardi B and K-pop groups BTS and Black Pink.
Grande and Swift are up for 10 awards each, including Video of the Year, Song of the Year and Best Pop for “thank u, next” and “You Need to Calm Down,” respectively.
Eilish and Lil Nas X follow with nine and eight nominations, respectively. The pair will compete for Best New Artist with Ava Max, H.E.R., Lizzo and Rosalia.
In addition, the 2019 awards show will feature two new categories, Best K-pop and Video for Good.
The 2019 MTV Video Music Awards will air August 26th on MTV. Comedian Sebastian Maniscalco will host the awards show live at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. Fans can vote in 14 categories until August 15th.