nominees//2014 MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS

AWARDS COVERAGE



Besides running the world, Beyonce racked up the most nominations for the 2014 MTV VMAs at eight, including Video of the Year for her single, "Drunk In Love." Eminem and Iggy Azalea followed suit with seven nominations a piece.

The MTV VMAs will air live from The Forum on Sunday, August 24 at 9pm.

Here's a complete look at all of the nominees:

Video of the Year
Iggy Azalea, feat. Charli XCX, "Fancy"
Beyonce, feat. Jay Z, "Drunk in Love"
Pharrell Williams, "Happy"
Sia, "Chandelier"
Miley Cyrus, "Wrecking Ball"

Best Male 
Pharrell Williams, "Happy"
John Legend, "All of Me"
Ed Sheeran, feat. Pharrell, "Sing"
Sam Smith, "Stay with Me"
Eminem, feat. Rihanna, "The Monster"

Best Female
Iggy Azalea, Feat. Charli XCX, "Fancy"
Beyonce, "Partition"
Lorde, "Royals"
Ariana Grande, feat. Iggy Azalea, "Problem"
Katy Perry, feat. Juicy J, "Dark Horse"

Best Pop
Pharrell Williams, "Happy"
Iggy Azalea, feat. Charli XCX, "Fancy"
Jason Derulo, feat. 2Chainz, "Talk Dirty"
Ariana Grande, feat. Iggy Azalea, "Problem"
Avicii, feat. Aloe Blacc, "Wake Me Up"

Best Hip Hop
Eminem, "Berzerk"
Drake, feat. Majid Jordan, "Hold On (We're Going Home)"
Childish Gambino, "3005"
Kanye West, "Black Skinhead"
Wiz Khalifa, "We Dem Boyz"

Best Rock
Imagine Dragons, "Demons"
Arctic Monkeys, "Do I Wanna Know"
The Black Keys, "Fever"
Lorde, "Royals"
Linkin Park, "Until It's Gone"

MTV Artist to Watch
Sam Smith, "Stay with Me"
5 Seconds to Summer, "She Looks So Perfect"
Charli XCX, "Boom Clap"
Schoolboy Q, "Man of the Year"
Fifth Harmony, "Miss Movin On"

Best Collaboration
Beyonce, feat. Jay Z, "Drunk in Love"
Araiana Grande, feat. Iggy Azalea, "Problem"
Pitbull, feat. Kesha, "Timber"
Chris Brown, feat. Lil Wayne and Tyga, "Loyal"
Eminem, feat. Rihanna, "The Monster"
Katy Perry, feat. Juicy J, "Dark Horse"

MTV Clubland Award
DJ Snake and Lil Jon, "Turn Down for What"
Zedd, feat. Hayley Williams, "Stay the Night"
Calvin Harris, "Summer"
Martin Garrix, "Animal"
Disclosure, "Grab Her!"

Best Video with a Social Message
Angel Haze, feat. Sia, "Battle Cry"
Avicii, "Hey Brother"
Beyonce, "Pretty Hurts"
J. Cole, feat. TLC, "Crooked Smile"
Kelly Rowland, "Dirty Laundry"
David Guetta, feat. Mikky Ekko, "One Voice"

Best Cinematography
30 Seconds to Mars, "City of Angels"
Beyonce, "Pretty Hurts"
Arcade Fire, "Afterlife"
Gesaffelstein, "Hate or Glory"
Lana Del Rey, "West Coast"

Best Editing
Eminem, "Rap God"
MGMT, "Your Life Is a Lie"
Zedd, feat. Hayley Williams, "Stay the Night"
Beyonce, "Pretty Hurts"
Fitz and The Tantrums, "The Walker"

Best Choreography
Sia, "Chandelier"
Beyonce, "Partition"
Usher, "Good Kisser"
Michael Jackson, feat. Justin Timberlake, "Love Never Felt So Good"
Jason Derulo, feat. 2Chainz, "Talk Dirty"
KIESZA, "Hideaway"

Best Direction
DJ Snake and Lil Jon, "Turn Down for What"
OK Go, "The Writing's On the Wall"
Miley Cyrus, "Wrecking Ball"
Beyonce, "Pretty Hurts"
Eminem, feat. Rihana, "The Monster"

Best Art Direction
DJ Snake and Lil Jon, "Turn Down for What"
Iggy Azalea, feat. Charli XCX, "Fancy"
Eminem, "Rap God"
Arcade Fire, "Reflektor"
Tyler, The Creator, "Tamale"

Best Visual Effects
DK Snake and Lil Jon, "Turn Down for What"
OK Go, "The Writing's On the Wall" 
Disclosure, "Grab Her!"
Eminem, "Rap God"
Jack White, "Lazaretto" 

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