Kaitlin Christy

Charli XCX Is Ready For The Zombie Apocalypse

... And 9 more reasons we’re obsessed with the Artist To Watch VMA nominee.

When the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards nominees were announced, one of the biggest surprises was how frequently Charli XCX's name appeared on the list.

Thanks to her "Boom Clap" video and an extremely "Fancy" collaboration with Iggy Azalea, Charli's up for an impressive five Moonmen, which literally makes her one of the most nominated artists of the night. Insane!

Related: Why Charli XCX's VMA Nominations Are A Big Deal

But fans of the 22-year-old British singer -- also known as "Charli's Angels" -- probably weren't all that shocked. They've been bowing down to their smash-writing, "Walking Dead"-obsessed idol for years! That's why we've compiled this "Reasons We Love Charli XCX" video below -- so that everyone may understand the brilliance of the "Boom Clap" singer.

Don't worry, we've given a similar shout-out to her fellow Artist To Watch nominees Fifth Harmony and Schoolboy Q, and we're going to do the same for Sam Smith and 5SOS in the near future. Enjoy!