As for the Chainsmokers, the duo didn’t quite hit it as big as Calvin Harris. They didn’t land in the category for Best Dance Video; however, they did pick up noms in both Best Editing and Best Collaboration for “Closer” with Halsey.
The VMAs will air on August 27 at 8:00 p.m. PDT. As we get closer to the awards show, fans will be able to vote online for their favorite nominees. In fact, the voting for the Best New Artist will continue right through the pre-show. During the pre-show festivities, the two finalists will be announced, and a hashtag battle will begin on Twitter. Whomever gets the most hashtags will score a victory.
You can see the full list of nominees here.
–EDM In Stereo Staff