2013 MTV Video Music Awards Nominations

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It’s Moon Man time again!

The nominees for the 2013 MTV VMAs have officially announced.  Justin Timberlake and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis lead the nominations with six nods each.  P!nk, Miley Cyrus, and Robin Thicke follow behind with three nods.

Voting for all VMA categories, except the Artist To Watch category, will end on August 24 at 6 p.m. ET. Voting for Artist to Watch continues through the show.

The 2013 MTV Video Music Awards airs live on Aug. 25 from the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY. Check out the list below.

Video Of The Year
Bruno Mars – Locked Out Of Heaven
Justin Timberlake – Mirrors
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (feat. Wanz) – Thrift Shop
Robin Thicke (feat. T.I. and Pharrell) – Blurred Lines
Taylor Swift – I Knew You Were Trouble.

Artist To Watch
Austin Mahone – What About Love
Iggy Azalea – Work
The Weeknd – Wicked Games
twenty one pilots – Holding On To You
Zedd (feat. Foxes) – Clarity

Best Male Video
Bruno Mars – Locked Out Of Heaven
Ed Sheeran – Lego House
Justin Timberlake – Mirrors
Kendrick Lamar – Swimming Pools (Drank)
Robin Thicke (feat. T.I. and Pharrell) – Blurred Lines

Best Female Video
Demi Lovato – Heart Attack
Miley Cyrus – We Can’t Stop
P!nk (feat. Nate Ruess) – Just Give Me A Reason
Rihanna (feat. Mikky Ekko) – Stay
Taylor Swift – I Knew You Were Trouble.

Best Collaboration
Calvin Harris (feat. Ellie Goulding) – I Need Your Love
Justin Timberlake (feat. Jay-Z) – Suit & Tie
P!nk (feat. Nate Ruess) – Just Give Me A Reason
Pitbull (feat. Christina Aguilera) – Feel This Moment
Robin Thicke (feat. T.I. and Pharrell) – Blurred Lines

Best Pop Video
Bruno Mars – Locked Out Of Heaven
fun. – Carry On
Justin Timberlake – Mirrors
Miley Cyrus – We Can’t Stop
Selena Gomez – Coem & Get It

Best Hip-Hop Video
A$AP Rocky f/ 2 Chainz, Drake and Kendrick Lamar – ****in’ Problems
Drake – Started From The Bottom
J.Cole (feat. Miguel) – Power Trip
Kendrick Lamar – Swimming Pools (Drank)
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (feat. Ray Dalton) – Can’t Hold Us

Best Rock Video
Fall Out Boy – My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)
Imagine Dragons – Radioactive
Mumford & Sons – I Will Wait
Thirty Seconds To Mars – Up In The Air
Vampire Weekend – Diane Young

Best Video With A Social Message
Beyoncé – I Was Here
Kelly Clarkson – People Like Us
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (feat. Mary Lambert) – Same Love
Miguel – Candles In The Sun
Snoop Lion f/ Drake and Cori B. – No Guns Allowed

Best Art Direction
alt-J – Tessellate
Capital Cities – Safe & Sound
Janelle Monae (feat. Erykah Badu) – Q.U.E.E.N.
Lana Del Rey – National Anthem
Thirty Seconds To Mars – Up In The Air

Best Choreography
Bruno Mars – Treasure
Chris Brown – Fine China
Ciara – Body Party
Jennifer Lopez (feat. Pitbull) – Live It Up
will.i.am (feat. Justin Bieber) – #thatPOWER

Best Cinematography
A-Track and Tommy Trash – Tuna Melt
Lana Del Rey – Ride
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (feat. Ray Dalton) – Can’t Hold Us
Thirty Seconds To Mars – Up In The Air
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Sacrilege

Best Direction
Drake – Started From The Bottom
fun. – Carry On
Justin Timberlake (feat. Jay-Z) – Suit & Tie
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (feat. Ray Dalton) – Can’t Hold Us
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Sacrilege

Best Editing
Calvin Harris (feat. Florence Welch) – Sweet Nothing
Justin Timberlake – Mirrors
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (feat. Ray Dalton) – Can’t Hold Us
Miley Cyrus – We Can’t Stop
P!nk (feat. Nate Ruess) – Just Give Me A Reason

Best Visual Effects
Capital Cities – Safe & Sound
Duck Sauce – It’s You
Flying Lotus – Tiny Tortures
Skrillex (feat. The Doors) – Breakin’ A Sweat
The Weeknd – Wicked Games

Posted on July 18, 2013, in ENTERTAINMENT NEWS and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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