Ariana Grande, Nick Jonas, Lil Nas X and More React to 2019 VMA Nominations: ‘AHHHHHH’


MTV announced the nominees for the 2019 VMAs today (July 23), with Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift, Billie Eilish, and Lil Nas X are cleaning the noms.

Grande and Swift lead the way with 10 nominations each, including video of the year and song of the year, while Eilish and Lil Nas follow with nine and eight, respectively.

Eilish is entered for artist of the year, push artist of the year and best pop, among other categories, while Lil Nas' "Old Town Road" is up for song of the year, best hip hop and video of the year. Both are nominated for best new artist. 

Now, artists are taking to social media to celebrate and congratulate fellow artists on their noms. "AH VMAS!!!!," Nick Jonas tweeted.

The show will take place at New Jersey's Prudential Center for the first time ever on Monday, Aug. 26; it will air live at 9:00 p.m. EST/PST MTV for viewers at home.

See some of the posts below.


Nick Jonas

Lil Nas X

Billy Ray Cyrus

Ariana Grande


thank u so much ☁️☁️☁️ @vmas @mtv

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