See Katy Perry’s ‘California Gurls’ Video Like You’ve Never Seen It Before

The 2010 MTV VMAs are just 10 days away! But before we start giving away Moonmen, let’s take a closer look at some of the most unforgettable VMA-nominated videos of the year. We’re taking you Behind The Lens to learn stuff you never knew about the production and inspiration behind some of the year’s biggest music videos!

Take Katy Perry‘s “California Gurls,” for instance. Find out all about Snoop, Katy’s famous lack of clothing, and why they had to blur out the middle-finger of the rude little Gummi Bears that flip Katy off.

Plus, go Behind The Lens and find out more about B.o.B.’s “Airplanes” video with Hayley Williams, Usher’s “OMG,” Jason Derulo’s “In My Head” and 3OH!3′s “My First Kiss” video featuring Ke$ha.

+ Go Behind The Lens now to find out insider info, watch behind-the-scenes videos and more.

+ Don’t miss the 2010 MTV VMAs live from Los Angeles on Sunday, Sept. 12, at 9/8c, hosted by Chelsea Handler.