Adele 'Flabbergasted' by 7 VMA Nods British songstress up for 'Video of the Year,' 'Best Pop Video,' more By Tim Karan, Newser Staff Posted Jul 22, 2011 4:07 PM CDT 11 comments Comments British singer Adele is "flabbergasted" with her seven VMA nominations. (AP Photo/Jeff Christensen) (Newser) – If you're shocked Adele is up for seven MTV Video Music Awards this year, you're probably less surprised than she is. "Flabbergasted about the VMA nominations," the British singer blogged today. Her hit "Rolling In The Deep" helped her tie Kanye West with the second-most nominations this year—behind only Katy Perry's nine, reports MTV. Adele added that she might find an unconventional way to revel in the honor, writing, "I'm thinking about releasing a range of chairs to celebrate!" Click to read about another reason for Adele to celebrate.