Taylor Swift Lands Two VMA Nods

Taylor Swift is once again in the running at the MTV Video Music Awards. This year the country-pop star will compete in the Best Female Video and Video of the Year categories. Swift hit Twitter to share her excitement for the nods:

"Two VMA nominations!! If you vote and get us one, I promise to keep a firmer grip on the mic this time ;) http://www.mtv.com/ontv/vma/."

Swift will face some stiff competition this year in the Video of the Year category.

Other nominees include Justin Timberlake's "Mirrors," Macklemore & Ryan Lewis' "Thrift Shop" (featuring Wanz), Bruno Mars' "Locked Out of Heaven" and Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" (featuring T.I. and Pharrell).

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