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Beyoncé Slays VMA Nominations With 11 Nods

Time to vote — see the entire nomination list now.

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Beyoncé Slays VMA Nominations With 11 Nods

Time to vote — see the entire nomination list now.

This shouldn’t come with much surprise but Beyonce’s LEMONADE leads MTV’s VMAs with 11 nominations. “Formation,” Queen B’s brazen single, received six nominations alone, including the coveted Video of the Year award. It will compete against Drake’s “Hotline Bling,” Adele’s comeback “Hello,” Justin Bieber’s “Sorry” and Kanye West’s notorious “Famous.”

Adele trails second with eight nominations. Fans, it’s voting time. Check out the entire nomination list below and tune into the 33rd annual VMAs on August 28.

2016 MTV VMA Nominations

Video of the Year
Adele – “Hello”
Beyoncé – “Formation”
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Justin Bieber – “Sorry”
Kanye West – “Famous”

Best Female Video
Adele – “Hello”
Beyoncé – “Hold Up”
Sia – “Cheap Thrills”
Ariana Grande – “Into You”
Rihanna [ft. Drake] – “Work” (Short Version)

Best Male Video
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Bryson Tiller – “Don’t”
Calvin Harris [ft. Rihanna] – “This Is What You Came For”
Kanye West – “Famous”
The Weeknd – “Can’t Feel My Face”

Best Collaboration
Beyoncé [ft. Kendrick Lamar] – “Freedom”
Fifth Harmony [ft. Ty Dolla $ign] – “Work From Home”
Ariana Grande [ft. Lil Wayne] – “Let Me Love You”
Calvin Harris [ft. Rihanna] – “This Is What You Came For”
Rihanna [ft. Drake] – “Work” (Short Version)

Best Hip Hop Video
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Desiigner – “Panda”
Bryson Tiller – “Don’t”
Chance the Rapper – “Angels”
2 Chainz – “Watch Out”

Best Pop Video
Adele – “Hello”
Beyoncé – “Formation”
Justin Bieber – “Sorry”
Alessia Cara – “Wild Things”
Ariana Grande – “Into You”

Best Rock Video
All Time Low – “Missing You”
Coldplay – “Adventure of a Lifetime”
Fall Out Boy [ft. Demi Lovato] – “Irresistable”
twenty one pilots – “Heathens”
Panic! At the Disco – “Victorious”

Best Electronic Video
Calvin Harris & Disciples – “How Deep Is Your Love”
99 Souls [ft. Destiny's Child & Brandy] – “The Girl Is Mine”
Mike Posner – “I Took a Pill in Ibiza”
Afrojack – “SummerThing!”
The Chainsmokers [ft. Daya] – “Don’t Let Me Down”

Breakthrough Long Form Video
Florence and the Machine – The Odyssey
Beyoncé – LEMONADE
Justin Bieber – PURPOSE: The Movement
Chris Brown – Royalty
Troy Sivan – Blue Neighborhood Trilogy

Best New Artist
Bryson Tiller
Desiigner
DNCE
Zara Larsson
Lukas Graham

Best Art Direction
Beyoncé – “Hold Up”
Fergie – “M.I.L.F.$”
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
David Bowie – “Blackstar”
Adele – “Hello”

Best Choreography
Beyoncé – “Formation”
Missy Elliott [ft. Pharrell] – “WTF (Where They From)”
Beyoncé – “Sorry”
FKA twigs – “M3LL155X”
Florence and the Machine – “Delilah”

Best Direction
Beyoncé- “Formation”
Coldplay- “Up&Up”
Adele- “Hello”
David Bowie- “Lazarus”
Tame Impala- “The Less I Know the Better”

Best Cinematography
Beyoncé – “Formation”
Adele – “Hello”
David Bowie – “Lazarus”
Alesso – “I Wanna Know”
Ariana Grande – “Into You”

Best Editing
Beyoncé – “Formation”
Adele – “Hello”
Fergie – “M.I.L.F.$”
David Bowie – “Lazarus”
Ariana Grande – “Into You”

Best Visual Effects
Coldplay – “Up&Up”
FKA twigs – “M3LL155X”
Adele – “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)”
The Weeknd – “Can’t Feel My Face”
Zayn – “PILLOWTALK”

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