2011 MTV Video Music Awards Nominations Announced

Video of the Year

Adele “Rolling in the Deep”
Beastie Boys “Make Some Noise”
Bruno Mars “Grenade”
Katy Perry “Firework”
Tyler, the Creator “Yonkers”

Best Male Video
Justin Bieber “U Smile”
Eminem ft. Rihanna “Love the Way You Lie”
Cee-Lo Green “Fuck You!”
Bruno Mars “Grenade”
Kanye West ft. Rihanna & Kid Cudi “All of the Lights”

Best Female Video
Adele “Rolling in the Deep”
Beyoncé “Run The World (Girls)”
Lady Gaga “Born This Way”
Nicki Minaj “Super Bass”
Katy Perry “Firework”

Best New Artist
Big Sean ft. Chris Brown “My Last”
Foster the People “Pumped Up Kicks”
Kreayshawn “Gucci Gucci”
Tyler, the Creator “Yonkers”
Wiz Khalifa “Black and Yellow”

Best Pop Video
Adele “Rolling in the Deep”
Bruno Mars “Grenade”
Katy Perry “Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)”
Pitbull ft. Ne-Yo, Nayer & Afrojack “Give Me Everything”
Britney Spears “Til the World Ends”

Best Rock Video
The Black Keys “Howlin’ for You”
Cage the Elephant “Shake Me Down”
Foo Fighters “Walk”
Foster the People “Pumped Up Kicks”
Mumford & Sons “The Cave”

Best Hip-Hop Video
Chris Brown ft. Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes “Look at Me Now”
Lupe Fiasco “The Show Goes On”
Lil Wayne ft. Cory Gunz “6 Foot 7 Foot”
Nicki Minaj “Super Bass”
Kanye West ft. Rihanna & Kid Cudi “All of the Lights”

Best Collaboration
Chris Brown ft. Lil Wayne & Busta Rhymes “Look at Me Now”
Nicki Minaj ft. Drake “Moment 4 Life”
Katy Perry ft. Kanye West “E.T.”
Pitbull ft. Ne-Yo, Nayer & Afrojack “Give Me Everything”
Kanye West ft. Rihanna & Kid Cudi “All of the Lights”

Best Direction in a Video
30 Seconds to Mars “Hurricane”
Adele “Rolling in the Deep”
Beastie Boys “Make Some Noise”
Eminem ft. Rihanna “Love the Way You Lie”
Katy Perry ft. Kanye West “E.T.”

Best Choreography in a Video
Beyoncé “Run the World (Girls)”
Lady Gaga “Judas”
LMFAO ft. Lauren Bennett & GoonRock “Party Rock Anthem”
Bruno Mars “The Lazy Song”
Britney Spears “Till the World Ends”

Best Special Effects in a Video
Chromeo “Don’t Turn the Lights On”
Linkin Park “Waiting for the End”
Manchester Orchestra “Simple Math”
Katy Perry ft. Kanye West “E.T.”
Kanye West ft. Dwele “Power”

Best Art Direction in a Video
Adele “Rolling in the Deep”
Death Cab for Cutie “You Are a Tourist”
Lady Gaga “Judas”
Katy Perry ft. Kanye West “E.T.”
Kanye West ft. Dwele “Power”

Best Editing in a Video
30 Seconds to Mars “Hurricane”
Adele “Rolling in the Deep”
Manchester Orchestra “Simple Math”
Katy Perry ft. Kanye West “E.T.”
Kanye West ft. Rihanna & Kid Cudi “All of the Lights”

Best Cinematography in a Video
30 Seconds to Mars “Hurricane”
Adele “Rolling in the Deep”
Beyoncé “Run the World (Girls)”
Eminem ft. Rihanna “Love the Way You Lie”
Katy Perry “Teenage Dream”

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S.C.

Written By: S.C.