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Alfred Music Publishing Congratulates Winners of the 2011 MTV Music Video Awards

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Monday, August 29, 2011

Alfred Music Publishing proudly congratulates the winners of the 2011 MTV Music Video Awards, including Katy Perry who led with nine nominations, winning the “Video of the Year Award,” and bringing home a total of three Moonman trophies. The 2011 MTV VMAs, honoring the best in music videos, was held on August 28th at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles.

Katy Perry led the way with nine nominations, split between nods for “Firework,” “Teenage Dream,” “E.T.” and “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.).” This year, the pop sensation took home the coveted “Video of the Year Award” for the hit song “Firework.” Additionally, Perry garnered “Best Special Effects” and “Best Collaboration” for the futuristic love tale, “E.T.” featuring Kanye West.

Alfred Music Publishing offers the officially licensed Katy Perry piano/vocal songbooks to One of the Boys—Perry’s first mainstream studio hit album—and Teenage Dream, her sophomore album that produced such radio hits as “Teenage Dream,” “California Gurls” (featuring Snoop Dogg), “E.T.” (featuring Kanye West), and “Firework.” Fans and musicians can play and sing along to some of today’s most-revered radio anthems from the multi-award winning, multi-platinum selling pop artist.

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