MTV Video Music Award Nominations Revealed – Find Out Who’s Leading The Pack!

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Bow down!

The nominees are in for this year’s MTV Video Music Awards and Queen Bey is leading the pack with a whopping eight nominations!

Beyoncé’s numerous nods come from her surprise self-titled album, which dropped in December, and include categories such as Best Female Video, Video of the Year and Best Collaboration.

Meanwhile, Iggy Azalea and Eminem follow closely behind Bey with seven nominations each, and artists such as Miley Cyrus, Katy Perry, Ariana Grande, Pharrell, Sam Smith, Lorde and several others also scored multiple nods.

Check out the full list of this year’s nominees below and tune into the 2014 MTV VMAs on Sunday, August 24 on MTV to see the winners and performances by Ariana Grande, Usher, 5 Seconds of Summer and more!

Video of the Year

  • Beyoncé ft. Jay Z, “Drunk In Love”
  • Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX, “Fancy”
  • Miley Cyrus, “Wrecking Ball”
  • Pharrell Williams, “Happy”
  • Sia, “Chandelier”

 

Best Male Video

  • Ed Sheeran ft. Pharrell Williams, “Sing”
  • Eminem ft. Rihanna, “The Monster”
  • John Legend, “All of Me”
  • Pharrell Williams, “Happy”
  • Sam Smith, “Stay With Me”

 

Best Female Video

  • Ariana Grande ft. Iggy Azalea, “Problem”
  • Beyoncé, “Partition”
  • Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX, “Fancy”
  • Katy Perry ft. Juicy J, “Dark Horse”
  • Lorde, “Royals”

 

Best Hip-Hop Video

  • Childish Gambino, “3005″
  • Drake ft. Majid Jordan, “Hold On (We’re Going Home)”
  • Eminem, “Berzerk”
  • Kanye West, “Black Skinhead”
  • Wiz Khalifa, “We Dem Boyz”

 

Best Pop Video

  • Ariana Grande ft. Iggy Azalea, “Problem”
  • Avicii ft. Aloe Blacc, “Wake Me Up”
  • Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX, “Fancy”
  • Jason Derulo ft. 2 Chainz, “Talk Dirty”
  • Pharrell Williams, “Happy”

 

Best Rock Video

  • Arctic Monkeys, “Do I Wanna Know?”
  • Black Keys, “Fever”
  • Imagine Dragons, “Demons”
  • Linkin Park, “Until It’s Gone”
  • Lorde, “Royals”

 

Artist to Watch

  • 5 Seconds of Summer, “She Looks So Perfect”
  • Charli XCX, “Boom Clap”
  • Fifth Harmony, “Miss Movin’ On”
  • Sam Smith, “Stay With Me”
  • Schoolboy Q, “Man of the Year”

 

Best Collaboration

  • Ariana Grande ft. Iggy Azalea, “Problem”
  • Beyoncé ft. Jay Z, “Drunk In Love”
  • Chris Brown ft. Lil Wayne and Tyga, “Loyal”
  • Eminem ft. Rihanna, “The Monster”
  • Katy Perry ft. Juicy J, “Dark Horse”
  • Pitbull ft. Kesha, “Timber”

 

MTV Clubland Award

  • Calvin Harris, “Summer”
  • Disclosure, “Grab Her!”
  • DJ Snake & Lil Jon, “Turn Down For What”
  • Martin Garrix, “Animals”
  • Zedd ft. Hayley Williams, “Stay the Night”

 

Best Video With A Social Message

  • Angel Haze ft. Sia, “Battle Cry”
  • Avicii ft. Dan Tyminski, “Hey Brother”
  • Beyoncé, “Pretty Hurts”
  • David Guetta, “One Voice”
  • J. Cole, “Crooked Smile”
  • Kelly Rowland, “Dirty Laundry”

 

Best Cinematography

  • 30 Seconds to Mars, “City of Angels”
  • Arcade Fire, “Afterlife”
  • Beyoncé, “Pretty Hurts”
  • Gesaffelstein, “Hate Or Glory”
  • Lana Del Rey, “West Coast”

 

Best Editing

  • Beyoncé, “Pretty Hurts”
  • Eminem, “Rap God”
  • Fitz and the Tantrums, “The Walker”
  • MGMT, “Your Life is a Lie”
  • Zedd ft. Hayley Williams, “Stay the Night”

 

Best Choreography

  • Beyoncé, “Partition”
  • Jason Derulo ft. 2 Chainz, “Talk Dirty”
  • Kiesza, “Hideaway”
  • Michael Jackson ft. Justin Timberlake, “Love Never Felt So Good”
  • Sia, “Chandelier”
  • Usher, “Good Kisser”

 

Best Direction

  • Beyoncé, “Pretty Hurts”
  • DJ Snake & Lil Jon, “Turn Down For What”
  • Eminem ft. Rihanna, “The Monster”
  • Miley Cyrus, “Wrecking Ball”
  • OK Go, “The Writing’s On The Wall”

 

Best Art Direction

  • Arcade Fire, “Reflektor”
  • DJ Snake & Lil Jon, “Turn Down For What”
  • Eminem, “Rap God”
  • Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX, “Fancy”
  • Tyler, the Creator, “Tamale”

 

Best Visual Effects

  • Disclosure, “Grab Her!”
  • DJ Snake & Lil Jon, “Turn Down For What”
  • Eminem, “Rap God”
  • Jack White, “Lazaretto”
  • OK Go, “The Writing’s On The Wall”

 

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