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Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande Lead the Best 2019 MTV Video Music Awards Odds for the Song of the Year

  • Taylor Swift “You Need to Calm Down” picked 7 noms
  • Ariana Grande “Thank U, Next” is in a very tough spot
  • Lil Nas X and Billy Cyrus “Old Town Road” is no. 1 on the Hot 100
2019 MTV Video Music Awards Odds for the Song of the Year
'You Need to Calm Down' is getting pretty popular

The MTV Video Music Awards have announced their nominations, with winners to receive the prize on August 26. Among the 20 categories, who do you think will take the honor for the Song of the Year? According to the best 2019 MTV Video Music Awards odds,  either Taylor Swift or Ariana Grande will likely win.

Online sportsbook news in Portugal have reported that this is the second year for MTV to have the Song of the Year Award. Thus, the exciting part is that the Award will be decided by fans voting online. So, it all depends on which artist has the most mobilized supporters to grant him the prize.

Pop culture icons Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande lead the way at the best 2019 MTV Video Music Awards odds. They both received 10 total nominations. So, they are not only the favourites for the Song of the Year, but also for Best Pop, Video, and Best Direction. However, they will face a challenge by the longest-running no. 1 on the Hot 100, Lil Nas X and Billy Cyrus’s “Old Town Road”.

Before making your predictions, check out our review about 1xBET Sportsbook. In addition, here is our preview on the three top contenders. You should consider picking one of them.

2019 MTV Video Music Awards Odds for the Song of the Year
Ariana Grande (Emma [CC BY-SA 2.0], via Wikimedia Commons)

Taylor Swift “You Need to Calm Down” picked 7 noms

Taylor Swift’s latest single “You Need to Calm Down” picked seven nominations. Her other three are for “Me!” featuring Brendon Urie. Swift is one of the best-selling music artists of all time, with more than 50 million albums sold, and she is no stranger to top awards. She has won ten Grammys and was a nominee for another 18 times. Is the pop superstar a safe bet at the best 2019 MTV Video Music Awards odds? Yes of course, with 2.1 odds at 1xBET Sportsbook. Not to mention her fan base is massive, especially that she is one of today’s biggest social influencers.

Ariana Grande “Thank U, Next” in a very tough spot

Ariana Grande “Thank U, Next” from her latest album released last February, has received five nominations. Her other five nominations are for “Rule the World”, “God is a Woman” and “7 Rings”. Grande received many VMA nominations since 2014, winning Best Pop Awards for 2014 and 2018. She is in a very tough spot this year competing against Taylor Swift,  and Lil Nas X and Billy Cyrus. It remains to be seen whether she will take home the trophy, with 3.5 odds. 

Lil Nas X & Billy Cyrus “Old Town Road” no. 1 on the Hot 100

27 years ago Milly Cyrus’s dad, Billy Ray Cyrus scored a crossover hit with “Achy Breaky Heart”. He is coming back this year with another success “Old Town Road” with rapper Lil Nas X. The country star and the new rapper have rightly eight nominations, as  “Old Town Road” remains no. 1 single on the Hot 100. Online sportsbooks in Portugal suggest “Old Town Road” values at 4 to win the Song of the Year. It will be a big surprise for Lil Nas X and Billy Cyrus to win against Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande. However, it is all in the hands of the passionate fans.

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