2. While “Happy” created more talk than “Wrecking Ball,” Miley Cyrus is this year’s most mentioned VMA nominee in general, beating out both Pharrell and Ariana Grande, who’ll perform twice at Sunday’s show.
Some of these talked about nominees may not actually be at the show this weekend — looks like Miley Cyrus, John Legend, Katy Perry, and Pharrell are sitting this one out.
3. But less established personalities are making the real splash on Twitter ahead of the show. 5SOS bassist Calum Hood’s call for fans to vote for his band in the Artist To Watch category was retweeted some 33,000 times:
- Donald Trump was sworn in today as the 45th president of the United States of America. 🇺🇸