‘Firework’ singer Katy Perry has confirmed that she is shocked, but also very delighted to have been nominated for nine MTV Video Music Awards. That is more nominations than any other artist to be nominated at this year’s MTV Video Music Awards.
A delighted Katy explained, "I have nine nominations! Nine? I thought that was a typo or something! Oh my god, really? That's the most nominations I've ever gotten for anything,” when receiving the news. Perry then added, "I'm so excited. I'm nervous like it's my first time."
Katy Perry recently slammed rumours that she is separating from husband Russell Brand. The 2011 MTV Video Music Awards are set to take place, live from the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on Sunday August 28. The show is set to begin at 9pm ET/PT exclusively on MTV.