Katy Perry increases her lead in the number of nominations for an MTV VMA this year, because MTV just announced a new category - "Best Video With A Message".  Katy Perry is a nominee in this category along with Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift, Pink, Eminem & Rihanna and Rise Against.  With this new nomination, Katy could be walking away with 10 moon men awards.  Catch the videos from this new category after the jump and let me know who you think should win in this category.

Here are the nominee's in the newly created category of "Best Video With A Message" for a MTV VMA:

Katy Perry "Firework"
Lady Gaga "Born This Way"
Taylor Swift "Mean"
Pink "F***in' Perfect"
Eminem and Rihanna "Love The Way You Lie"
Rise Against "Make It Stop (September's Children)"

Katy Perry "Firework"

Lady Gaga "Born This Way"

Taylor Swift "Mean"

Pink "F***in' Perfect"

Eminem and Rihanna "Love The Way You Lie"

Rise Against "Make It Stop (September's Children)"