2016 MTV Video Music Award Nominees Announced with Drake, Adele, & Beyonce' Having Most Nominations

The nominations for the 2016 VMAs were announced Today on MTV’s website. Check out the full list of MTV Video Music Awards nominees below and then goto www.vma.mtv.com to vote!  This year’s nominations were unveiled during a live streaming event via Facebook Live. More than 10 street artists helped reveal the nominees for the top category, Video of the Year, by creating a mural. The artwork spotlights the artists and videos competing for the big award.

Now in its 33rd year, the upcoming VMAs ceremony will be held at Madison Square Garden for the first time. The event is returning to New York after spending the last three years on the West Coast. The festivities are slated to go down August 28.

Check out the nominations list below! 

VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Adele, “Hello”
Beyonce, “Formation”
Drake, “Hotline Bling”
Justin Bieber, “Sorry”
Kanye West, “Famous”

BEST MALE VIDEO
Drake, “Hotline Bling”
Kanye West, “Famous”
The Weeknd, “Can’t Feel My Face”

Bryson Tiller, “Don’t”

Calvin Harris Feat. Rhianna, “This Is What You Came For”

BEST FEMALE VIDEO

Adele, “Hello”

Ariana Grande, ” Into You”

Beyonce, “Hold Up”

Rhianna Feat. Drake, “Work”

Sia, “Cheap Thrills”

BEST POP VIDEO

Justin Bieber, “Sorry”

Beyonce, “Formation”

Adele, “Hello”

Alessia Cara, “Wild Things”

Ariana Grande, “Into You”

BEST HIP-HOP VIDEO

2 Chainz, “Watch Out”

Bryson Tiller, “Don’t”

Chance The Rapper Feat. Saba, “Angels”

Desiigner, “Panda”

Drake, “Hotline Bling”

BEST ROCK VIDEO

All Time Low, “Missing You”

Coldplay, “Adventure Of A Lifetime”

Fall Out Boy Feat. Demi Lovato, “Irresistible”

Panic! At The Disco, “Victorious”

Twenty One Pilots, “Heathens”

BEST NEW ARTIST

DNCE

DESIIGNER

BRYSON TILLER

LUKAS GRAHAM

ZARA LARSSON

BEST ELECTRONIC VIDEO

AfroJack, “Summerthing!”

99 Souls Feat. Destiny’s Child & Brandy, “The Girl Is Mine”

Calvin Harris & Disciples, “How Deep Is Your Love”

The Chainsmokers, “Don’t Let Me Down”

Mike Posner, “I Took A Pill In Ibiza

BEST COLLABORATION VIDEO

Ariana Grande Feat. Lil Wayne, “Let Me Love You”

Rhianna Feat. Drake, “Work”

Calvin Harris Feat. Rhianna, “This Is What You Came For”

Beyonce Feat. Kendrick Lamar, “Freedom”

Fifth Harmony Feat. Ty Dolla $ign, “Work From Home”

BEST BREAKTHROUGH LONG FORM VIDEO

Beyonce’, “Lemonade”

Chris Brown, “Royalty”

Florence + The Machine, “The Odyssey”

Justin Bieber, “Purpose: The Movement”

Troye Silvan, “Blue Neighbourhood Trilogy”

BEST ART DIRECTION

Adele, “Hello”

Beyonce’, “Hold Up”

David Bowie, “Blackstar”

Drake, “Hotline Bling”

Fergie, “M.I.L.F. $”

BEST EDITING
Adele, “Hello”

Ariana Grande, “Into You”

Beyonce’, “Formation”

David Bowie, “Lazarus”

Fergie, “M.I.L.F. $”

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Adele, “Hello”

Alesso, “I Wanna Know”

Ariana Grande, “Into You”

David Bowie, “Lazarus”

Beyonce’, “Formation”

BEST DIRECTION

Adele, “Hello”

Beyonce’, “Formation”

Coldplay, “Up&Up”

David Bowie, “Lazarus”

Tame Impala, “The Less I Know The Better”

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

Beyonce’, “Formation”

Beyonce’, “Sorry”

FKA TWIGS, “M3LL155X”

Florence + The Machine, “Delilah”

Missy Elliott Feat. Pharrell, “WTF (Where They From)”

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Adele, “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)”

ColdPlay, “Up&Up”

FKA TWIGS, “M3LL155X”

Zayn, “Pillowtalk”

The Weeknd, “Can’t Feel My Face”

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