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Bryson Tiller nominated for 2 MTV Video Music Awards
27 July 2017, 06:31 | Jermaine Blake
MTV has removed Best Female and Best Male Video categories from the VMAs, now being changed to one single Artist of the Year category to build "on the critical acclaim of the non-gendered categories at the 2017 'MTV Movies & TV Awards", according to their press release. But just as notable as the names up for awards this year is what those awards are named - in particular the VMAs' newly rebranded social awareness category.
Tied for second with five nominations are Katy Perry for her sci-fi amusement park fantasy "Chained to the Rhythm" and The Weeknd for his star-studded "Reminder". Another nod for the artist will also place him in the race for one of the VMAs' most desired trophy.
As well as his Artist Of The Year nomination, Kendrick's elaborate 'HUMBLE.' video has been honoured in the Best Hip Hop Video, Best Cinematography, Best Direction, Best Art Direction, Best Visual Effects and Best Choreography categories.
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MTV has also added a new category to the mix, honoring videos that "stand up and fight injustice'" It's about time those kinds of videos are honored, right? Nominees for the socially voted Best Song of Summer category will be announced in the coming weeks.
Ask SAM: The August solar eclipse
Answer: Yes, assuming the skies are clear, Winston-Salem should get a good view of the eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21. The total path of totality of the eclipse on Aug 21, 2017, is 70 miles and it stretches from OR to SC .
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Love Island comes to an end
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Draymond Green facing lawsuit for alleged assault
California attorney Lisa Bloom said in a news release on Monday that she is filing a lawsuit against Green on Tuesday. Green's plea deal reduced the charges to a noise and civil infraction from a misdemeanor.
Netflix announces Iron Fist season 2
Marvel's street level squad, The Defenders , made an impact at San Diego Comic-Con with a new, action-packed trailer . The Defenders arrive on Netflix on 18 August, and you'll be happy to hear we'll be seeing even more familiar faces.