rihanna & drake*The MTV Video Music Award nominations were announced earlier today.  Rihanna and Drake lead with five noms each.

Katy Perry is right behind them with four nominations.

Rihanna is nominated for her hit “We Found Love” and for her duet with Drake on “Take Care. Meanwhile, M.I.A. is nominated for “Bad Girls.”

The MTV Video Music Award will air live from Los Angeles on Sept. 6, and will feature a performances from Alicia Keys, among others.