“OMG! I just got word that I'm nominated for 9 MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS!!! I'm kinda speechless/nervous/turned on! I can't sleep . I'm so excited .. It feels like every birthday/christmas/first kiss I ever had. Thanks so much for believing in me. I owe u," she wrote on her Twitter page.
Katy, who is married to actor Russell Brand, requested her fans to vote for her. “now . u have to VOTE! Go to www.mtv.com to vote for ur favorite videos .... (u can pick mine if u fancy) ... Off to dream up the outfit(s)! (sic)" she tweeted.
The 26-year-old singer has bagged maximum nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards. Her song “Last Friday Night" is up for Best Pop Video, “Teenage Dream" for Best Cinematography and “Firework" has been nominated for Best Female Video, Best Art Direction and Video of the Year awards. Her song “E.T" with Kanye West is up for Best Collaboration, Best Direction, Best Editing and Best Special Effects awards.