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Kendrick Lamar Leads the MTV VMAs Nominations with 13 Nods [VIEW FULL LIST]

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Earlier today, we learned that the MTV VMAs will be hosted by none other but the most scandalous pop star while Lady Gaga is absent, Miley Cyrus. A few hours later, the complete list of nominations was revealed and you can glance over it further below.
Surprisingly, the artists who has received most nods is Kendrick Lamar who has been nominated 13 times in 10 categories. He received 7 of the mentions because he is featured on Taylor Swift’s remix of “Bad Blood.” The latter, on the other hand, has received 9 nods. Also, Ed Sheeran has earned 6 nominations, while Beyoncé and Mark Ronson are up for five apiece.
The MTV VMAs 2015 will go down on August 30th at the Microsoft Theater in downtown Los Angeles.
MTV VMAs 2015 Nominations List

VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Beyoncé – “7/11”
Ed Sheeran – “Thinking Out Loud”
Taylor Swift ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Bad Blood”
Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars – “Uptown Funk”
Kendrick Lamar – “Alright”

BEST MALE VIDEO
Ed Sheeran – “Thinking Out Loud”
Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars – “Uptown Funk”
Kendrick Lamar – “Alright”
The Weeknd – “Earned It”
Nick Jonas – “Chains”

BEST FEMALE VIDEO
Beyoncé – “7/11”
Taylor Swift – “Blank Space”
Nicki Minaj – “Anaconda”
Sia – “Elastic Heart”
Ellie Goulding – “Love Me Like You Do”

BEST HIP HOP VIDEO
Fetty Wap – “Trap Queen”
Nicki Minaj – “Anaconda”
Kendrick Lamar – “Alright”
Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth – “See You Again”
Big Sean ft. E-40 – “IDFWU”

BEST POP VIDEO
Beyoncé – “7/11”
Ed Sheeran – “Thinking Out Loud”
Taylor Swift – “Blank Space”
Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars – “Uptown Funk”
Maroon 5 – “Sugar”

BEST ROCK VIDEO
Hozier – “Take Me To Church”
Fall Out Boy – “Uma Thurman”
Florence + the Machine – “Ship To Wreck”
Walk the Moon – “Shut Up and Dance”
Arctic Monkeys – “Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High?”

ARTIST TO WATCH
Fetty Wap – “Trap Queen”
Vance Joy – “Riptide”
George Ezra – “Budapest”
James Bay – “Hold Back The River”
FKA Twigs – “Pendulum”

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BEST COLLABORATION
Taylor Swift ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Bad Blood”
Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars – “Uptown Funk”
Wiz Khalifa ft. Charlie Puth – “See You Again”
Ariana Grande & The Weeknd – “Love Me Harder”
Jessie J, Ariana Grande, Nicki Minaj – “Bang Bang”

VIDEO WITH A SOCIAL MESSAGE
Jennifer Hudson – “I Still Love You”
Colbie Caillat – “Try”
Big Sean ft. Kanye West and John Legend – “One Man Can Change the World”
Rihanna – “American Oxygen”
Wale – “The White Shoes”

BEST ART DIRECTION
Taylor Swift ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Bad Blood”(Charles Infante)
Snoop Dogg – “So Many Pros”(Jason Fijal)
Jack White – “Would You Fight For My Love”(Jeff Peterson)
The Chemical Brothers – “Go”(Michel Gondry)
Skrillex & Diplo – “Where Are U Now” with Justin Bieber(Brewer)

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY
Beyoncé – “7/11”(Beyoncé, Chris Grant, Additional choreography: Gabriel Valenciano)
OK Go – “I Won’t Let You Down”(OK Go,air:man and Mori Harano)
Chet Faker – “Gold”(Ryan Heffington)
Ed Sheeran – “Don’t”(Nappy Tabs)
Flying Lotus ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Never Catch Me”(Keone and Mari Madrid)

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Flying Lotus ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Never Catch Me”(Larkin Sieple)
Ed Sheeran – “Thinking Out Loud”(Daniel Pearl)
Taylor Swift ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Bad Blood”(Christopher Probst)
FKA Twigs – “Two Weeks”(Justin Brown)
Alt-J – “Left Hand Free”(Mike Simpson)

BEST DIRECTION
Taylor Swift ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Bad Blood”(Joseph Kahn)
Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars – “Uptown Funk”(Bruno Mars and Cameron Duddy)
Kendrick Lamar – “Alright”(Colin Tilley & The Little Homies)
Hozier – “Take Me To Church”(Brendan Canty, Conal Thomson)
Childish Gambino – “Sober”(Hiro Murai)

BEST EDITING
Beyoncé – “7/11”(Beyoncé, Ed Burke, Jonathan Wing)
Ed Sheeran – “Don’t”(Jacquelyn London)
Taylor Swift ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Bad Blood”(Chancler Haynes at Cosmo Street)
A$AP Rocky – “L$D”(Dexter Navy)
Skrillex & Diplo – “Where Are U Now” with Justin Bieber(Brewer)

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
Taylor Swift ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Bad Blood”(Ingenuity Studios)
FKA Twigs – “Two Weeks”(Gloria FX,Tomash Kuzmytskyi, and Max Chyzhevskyy)
Childish Gambino – “Telegraph Ave.”(Gloria FX)
Skrillex & Diplo – “Where Are U Now” with Justin Bieber(Brewer)
Tyler, The Creator – “F****** Young/Death Camp”(Gloria FX)

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