Elton John, Foo Fighters, Red Hot Chili Peppers & among 2022 MTV VMA nominees


Elton John, Foo Fighters and Red Hot Chili Peppers are among the nominees for the 2022 MTV Video Music Awards.

Elton and the Foos both received two nods.

Elton’s hit collaboration with British pop star Dua Lipa, “Cold Heart (PNAU Remix),” is up for Song of the Year and Best Collaboration honors.

Dave Grohl and company, meanwhile, have been nominated in the Best Rock category for their Jason Sudeikis-starring “Love Dies Young” clip, and also will compete for the Best Longform Video prize for their horror-comedy movie Studio 666.

The Chili Peppers also received a nod in the Best Rock category, for their “Black Summer” video.

Scoring the most MTV VMA nominations were rappers Kendrick Lamar, Lil Nas X and Jack Harlow, who each tallied seven nods. You can check out the full list of nominees at MTV.com.

The 2022 MTV VMAs take place August 28. Voting is now open at Vote.MTV.com.

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