Sono state annunciate finalmente le nomination per gli MTV Video Music Awards 2013, la manifestazione dove vengono premiati i migliori videoclip dell’ultimo anno. Quest’anno l’evento si svolgerà per la prima volta in diretta dal Barclays Center di Brooklyn, New York, il 25 Agosto. Gli artisti che hanno ricevuto più nomination sono: Justin Timberlake e il duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis con 6 candidature a testa.
Di seguito ecco l’elenco completo suddiviso per categorie:
• Video Of The Year
Justin Timberlake – Mirrors
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Wanz – Thrift Shop
Bruno Mars – Locked Out of Heaven
Robin Thicke feat. T.I. & Pharrell – Blurred Lines
Taylor Swift – I Knew You Were Trouble
• Best Hip-Hop Video
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton – Can’t Hold Us
Drake – Started From The Bottom
Kendrick Lamar – Swimming Pools
A$AP Rocky feat. Drake, 2 Chainz & Kendrick Lamar – F**kin Problems
J. Cole feat. Miguel – Power Trip
• Best Female Video
Rihanna feat. Mikky Ekko – Stay
Taylor Swift – I Knew You Were Trouble
Miley Cyrus – We Can’t Stop
Pink feat. Nate Ruess – Just Give Me A Reason
Demi Lovato – Heart Attack
• Best Male Video
Justin Timberlake – Mirrors
Robin Thicke feat. T.I. & Pharrell – Blurred Lines
Bruno Mars – Locked Out of Heaven
Ed Sheeran – Lego House
Kendrick Lamar – Swimming Pools
• Best Pop Video
Bruno Mars – Locked Out of Heaven
Justin Timberlake – Mirrors
fun. – Carry On
Miley Cyrus – We Can’t Stop
Selena Gomez – Come and Get It
• Best Collaboration
Justin Timberlake feat. Jay-Z – Suit & Tie
Pitbull feat. Christina Aguilera – Feel This Moment
Calvin Harris feat. Ellie Goulding – I Need Your Love
Robin Thicke feat. T.I. & Pharrell – Blurred Lines
Pink feat. Nate Ruess – Just Give Me A Reason
• Best Video With A Social Message
Kelly Clarkson – People Like Us
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – Same Love
Snoop Lion – No Guns Allowed
Miguel – Candles In The Sun
Beyoncé – I Was Here
• Artist To Watch Presented by Taco Bell®
Twenty One Pilots – Holding On To You
Zedd feat. Foxes – Clarity
Austin Mahone – What About Love
The Weeknd – Wicked Games
Iggy Azalea – Work
• Best Rock Video
Imagine Dragons – Radiocative
Fall Out Boy – My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)
Mumford & Sons – I Will Wait
30 Seconds To Mars – Up In The Air
Vampire Weekend – Diane Young
• Best Art Direction
Capital Cities – Safe and Sound
30 Seconds To Mars – Up In The Air
Janelle Monae feat. Erykah Badu – Q.U.E.E.N
Lana Del Rey – National Anthem
Alt-J – Tesselate
• Best Cinematography
30 Seconds To Mars – Up In The Air
Lana Del Rey – Ride
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Sacrilege
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton – Can’t Hold Us
A-Trak & Tommy Trash – Tuna Melt
• Best Direction
Justin Timberlake feat. Jay-Z – Suit & Tie
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton – Can’t Hold Us
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Sacrilege
fun. – Carry On
Drake – Started From The Bottom
• Best Choreography
Chris Brown – Fine China
Ciara – Body Party
Jennifer Lopez feat. Pitbull – Live It Up
will.i.am feat. Justin Bieber – #thatPOWER
Bruno Mars – Treasure
• Best Editing
Pink feat. Nate Ruess – Just Give Me A Reason
Calvin Harris feat. Florence Welch – Sweet Nothing
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton – Can’t Hold Us
Justin Timberlake – Mirrors
Miley Cyrus – We Can’t Stop
• Best Visual Effects
Flying Lotus – Tiny Tortures
Skrillex feat. The Door – Breakin’ A Sweat
The Weeknd – Wicked Games
Duck Sauce – It’s You
Capital Cities – Safe and Sound.
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