MTV VMAs 2014 Nominations, Performers, Video Vanguard Award Recipient

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MTV VMAs 2014 Nominations, Performers, Video Vanguard Award Recipient

Update #2: Iggy Azalea, Kanye West, Wiz Khalifa, Childish Gambino and Drake among other acts named in the MTV VMA 2014 nominations. Nicki Minaj among performers.

The MTV Video Music Awards (VMAs) 2014 nominations have been announced, according to the Los Angeles Times.

Beyonce leads all nominations with eight. Her nominations come from selections such as "Drunk In Love," "Partition," and "Pretty Hurts." 

Eminem and Iggy Azalea follow Beyonce with seven nominations each. 

The Hip Hop Video Of The Year category pits Eminem's "Berzerk" against Drake and Majid Jordan's "Hold On (We're Going Home)," Childish Gambino's "3005," Kanye West's "Black Skinhead," and Wiz Khalifa's "We Dem Boyz."

The VMAs are set to air August 24 from Inglewood, California's Forum. 

Usher, Ariana Grande and 5 Seconds of Summer are the scheduled performers for the event, though additional acts could be named at a later date. 

A full list of the nominees is as follows: 

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX – "Fancy"

Beyoncé ft. JAY Z - "Drunk In Love"

Pharrell Williams - "Happy"

Sia - "Chandelier"

Miley Cyrus - "Wrecking Ball"

HIP HOP VIDEO

Eminem - "Berzerk"

Drake ft. Majid Jordan - "Hold On (We're Going Home)"

Childish Gambino - "3005"

Kanye West - "Black Skinhead"

Wiz Khalifa - "We Dem Boyz"

MALE VIDEO

Pharrell Williams - "Happy"

John Legend - "All Of Me"

Ed Sheeran ft. Pharrell - "Sing"

Sam Smith - "Stay With Me"

Eminem ft. Rihanna - "Monster"

FEMALE VIDEO

Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX - "Fancy"

Beyoncé - "Partition"

Lorde - "Royals"

Ariana Grande ft. Iggy Azalea - "Problem"

Katy Perry ft. Juicy J - "Dark Horse"

POP VIDEO

Pharrell Williams - "Happy"

Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX - "Fancy"

Jason Derulo ft. 2 Chainz - "Talk Dirty"

Ariana Grande ft. Iggy Azalea - "Problem"

Avicii ft. Aloe Blacc - "Wake Me Up"

ROCK VIDEO

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 of Summer -"She Looks So Perfect"

Charli XCX - "Boom Clap"

Schoolboy Q - "Man Of The Year"

Fifth Harmony - "Miss Movin On"

COLLABORATION VIDEO

Beyoncé ft. JAY Z - "Drunk In Love"

Ariana Grande ft. Iggy Azalea - "Problem"

Pitbull ft. Ke$ha - "Timber"

Chris Brown ft. Lil Wayne and Tyga - "Loyal"

Eminem ft. Rihanna - "Monster"

Katy Perry ft. Juicy J - "Dark Horse"

MTV CLUBLAND AWARD

DJ Snake & Lil Jon - "Turn Down For What"

Zedd ft. Hayley Williams - "Stay the Night"

Calvin Harris - "Summer"

Martin Garrix - "Animal"

Disclosure - "Grab Her!"

VIDEO WITH A SOCIAL MESSAGE

Angel Haze ft. Sia - “Battle Cry“

Avicii - “Hey Brother”

Beyoncé - “Pretty Hurts”

J. Cole ft. TLC - “Crooked Smile”

Kelly Rowland - “Dirty Laundry”

David Guetta ft. Mikky Ekko - “One Voice”

CINEMATOGRAPHY

30 Seconds to Mars - "City of Angels"

Beyoncé - "Pretty Hurts"

Arcade Fire - "Afterlife"

Gesaffelstein - "Hate or Glory"

Lana Del Rey - "West Coast"

EDITING

Eminem - "Rap God"

MGMT - "Your Life Is a Lie"

Zedd ft. Hayley Williams -"Stay the Night"

Beyoncé - "Pretty Hurts"

Fitz and The Tantrums - "The Walker"

CHOREOGRAPHY

Sia - "Chandelier"

Beyoncé - "Partition"

Usher - “Good Kisser"

Michael Jackson ft. Justin Timberlake - "Love Never Felt So Good"

Jason Derulo ft. 2Chainz - "Talk Dirty"

Kiesza - “Hideaway”

DIRECTION

DJ Snake & Lil Jon - "Turn Down For What"

OK Go - "The Writing's on the Wall"

Miley Cyrus - "Wrecking Ball"

Beyoncé - "Pretty Hurts"

Eminem ft. Rihanna - "The Monster"

ART DIRECTION

DJ Snake & Lil Jon - "Turn Down For What"

Iggy Azalea ft. Charli XCX - "Fancy"

Eminem - "Rap God"

Arcade Fire - "Reflektor"

Tyler, the Creator - "Tamale"

VISUAL EFFECTS

DJ Snake & 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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