Punk trio Green Day have topped the list of nominees for the 2005 MTV Video
Music Awards after claiming eight nods this morning (25JUL05).
Promos for the group's BOULEVARD OF BROKEN DREAMS and AMERICAN IDIOT are
up for awards.
Gwen Stefani and Missy Elliott earned six nominations awards each, while
Irish rockers U2 scored five and goths My Chemical Romance picked up four.
The award for Video of The Year will be fought by Green Day's Boulevard of
Broken Dreams, Coldplay's SPEED OF SOUND, JESUS WALKS by Kanye West, GWEN
STEFANI'S HOLLABACK GIRL and Snoop Dogg's DROP IT LIKE IT'S HOT.
The 20 awards will be handed out by show host SEAN 'P DIDDY' COMBS at
Miami, Florida's American Airlines Arena on 28 August (05).