The MTV VMA Nominees Are…

It’s that time of year again to get super pumped and excited for the annual MTV Music Video Awards.With Miley Cyrus at the lm as this year’s host, we already know there’s going to be jaw dropping antics, amazing performances and insane surprises thrown our way.

While the award show honors the best and brightest in music videos, it should come as no surprise that Beyonce, Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran are leading the pack, but that doesn’t always mean they’ll go home as the night’s big winners.

Check out the list of winners below and let me know in the comments below who you’ll be voting for!

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 VideoEd Sheeran, “Thinking Out Loud”Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk”Kendrick Lamar, “Alright”The Weeknd, “Earned It”Nick Jonas, “Chains”

Best Female VideoBeyoncé, “7/11”Taylor Swift, “Blank Space”Nicki Minaj, “Anaconda”Sia, “Elastic Heart”Ellie Goulding, “Love Me Like You Do”

Best Hip-Hop VideoFetty 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 VideoBeyoncé, “7/11”Ed Sheeran, “Thinking Out Loud”Taylor Swift, “Blank Space”Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk”Maroon 5, “Sugar”

Best Rock VideoHozier, “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 WatchFetty Wap, “Trap Queen”Vance Joy, “Riptide”George Ezra, “Budapest”James Bay, “Hold Back The River”FKA Twigs, “Pendulum”

Best CollaborationTaylor 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 MessageJennifer 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 DirectionTaylor 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 Ü Now” with Justin Bieber (Brewer)

Best ChoreographyBeyoncé, “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 CinematographyFlying 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 DirectionTaylor 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 EditingBeyoncé, “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 Ü Now” with Justin Bieber (Brewer)

Best Visual EffectsTaylor 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 Ü Now” with Justin Bieber (Brewer)Tyler, The Creator, “F****** Young/Death Camp” (Gloria FX)