MTV Music Video Award Nominations Are In And Beyoncé Leads

Beyoncé and Blu Ivy via beyonce.com
Beyoncé and Blu Ivy via beyonce.com

MTV Music Video Award’s are right around the corner August 28th to be exact. The MTV MVA’s will be held in New York City at Madison Square Garden.

Queen Bey is leading the pack with 11 nominations, Drake, Ariana Grande, Justin Bieber, and Kanye West follow close behind.

The nominees were revealed in mural – that’s pretty creative.

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See below for the full list of nominees 

List of main nominees:

Video of the year

  • Adele – Hello
  • Beyonce – Formation
  • Justin Bieber – Sorry
  • Drake – Hotline Bling
  • Kanye West – Famous

Best male video

  • Drake – Hotline Bling
  • Calvin Harris (featuring Rihanna) – This Is What You Came For
  • Bryson Tiller – Don’t
  • The Weeknd – Can’t Feel My Face
  • Kanye West – Famous

Best female video

  • Adele – Hello
  • Beyonce – Hold Up
  • Ariana Grande – Into You
  • Rihanna (featuring Drake) – Work
  • Sia – Cheap Thrills

Best new artist

  • Desiigner
  • DNCE
  • Lukas Graham
  • Zara Larsson
  • Bryson Tiller

Best pop video

  • Adele – Hello
  • Beyonce – Formation
  • Justin Bieber – Sorry
  • Alessia Cara – Wild Things
  • Ariana Grande – Into You

Best rock video

  • All Time Low – Missing You
  • Coldplay – Adventure of a Lifetime
  • Fall Out Boy (featuring Demi Lovato) – Irresistible
  • Panic! at the Disco – Victorious
  • Twenty One Pilots – Heathens

Best hip-hop video

  • 2 Chainz – Watch Out
  • Chance the Rapper (featuring Saba) – Angels
  • Desiigner – Panda
  • Drake – Hotline Bling
  • Bryson Tiller – Don’t

Best electronic video

  • 99 Souls (featuring Destiny’s Child and Brandy) – The Girl Is Mine
  • Afrojack – SummerThing!
  • The Chainsmokers (featuring Daya) – Don’t Let Me Down
  • Calvin Harris and Disciples – How Deep Is Your Love
  • Mike Posner – I Took a Pill in Ibiza

Best collaboration video

  • Beyonce (featuring Kendrick Lamar) – Freedom
  • Fifth Harmony (featuring Ty Dolla Sign) – Work from Home
  • Ariana Grande (featuring Lil Wayne) – Let Me Love You
  • Calvin Harris (featuring Rihanna) – This Is What You Came For
  • Rihanna (featuring Drake) – Work

Breakthrough long form video

  • Beyonce – Lemonade
  • Justin Bieber – Purpose: The Movement
  • Chris Brown – Royalty
  • Florence + The Machine – The Odyssey
  • Troye Sivan – Blue Neighbourhood Trilogy