Beyonce leads MTV VMAs with eight nominations

MESFIN FEKADU AP Music Writer Published:

NEW YORK (AP) -- Doing a visual album has paid off for Beyonce: She's the leading nominee at the MTV Video Music Awards.

MTV announced Thursday that Beyonce is up for eight moonman trophies, including video of the year for "Drunk in Love." Iggy Azalea and Eminem are nominated for seven awards each.

The VMAs will air live Aug. 24.

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