The 2023 MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) nominations have been unveiled, and it’s clear that women are dominating the categories. With powerhouse artists like Beyoncé, Nicki Minaj, SZA, Doja Cat, and GloRilla among the nominees, this year’s VMAs are set to celebrate female talent.
Doja & Nicki Lead VMA Nominations
Leading the pack with multiple nominations are Doja Cat and Nicki Minaj, who both secured nods in the coveted “Video of the Year” category. Meanwhile, Beyoncé, Nicki Minaj, and Doja Cat are all recognized in the highly competitive “Artist of the Year” category, showcasing their incredible impact on the music industry.
The Queen of Rap’s hit single “Super Freaky Girl” has earned her a well-deserved nomination, while Doja’s standout track “Attention” has also garnered recognition. These artists have proven their versatility and artistry, captivating audiences with their groundbreaking music.
GloRilla, Ice Spice & More Rising Female Talent Get Their Flowers
What’s exciting about this year’s nominations is the number of new faces being acknowledged. A total of 35 artists are experiencing their first-time nominations, including rising stars like GloRilla, Ice Spice, PinkPantheress, and Flo Milli.
The buzz surrounding the nominations is palpable, and fans eagerly await the opportunity to vote for their favorites. One fan took to Twitter to express their joy, stating, “The fact it’s only women is making my heart glad. I’m rooting for all of them.”
Fans are marking their calendars for September 12th, as the VMAs ceremony is set to take place at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, at 7:00 PM CDT. This star-studded event will showcase the best of the music industry, highlighting the extraordinary achievements of these talented women.
The 2022 VMAs
Regarding the VMAs, the 2022 award ceremony saw Nicki Minaj co-hosting alongside LL Cool J and Jack Harlow. Minaj was honored with the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award during the event.
Top 10 Most Influential Women In Hip-Hop
As female artists dominate the 2023 VMAs, it’s crucial to acknowledge and celebrate the influence of these iconic figures. Women like Lil Kim, Queen Latifah, and Foxy Brown have heavily impacted the industry.