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Here Are The 2015 MTV Video Music Award Nominees

Taylor Swift and Kendrick Lamar received mad love for their star-studded "Bad Blood" video.

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Video of the Year

Beyoncé — "7/11"

Ed Sheeran — "Thinking Out Loud"

Taylor Swift — "Bad Blood" (ft. Kendrick Lamar)

Mark Ronson — "Uptown Funk" (ft. Bruno Mars)

Kendrick Lamar — "Alright"

Best Male Video

Ed Sheeran — "Thinking Out Loud"

Big Sean — "I Don't Fuck With You"

Nick Jonas — "Chains"

The Weeknd — "Earned It"

Kendrick Lamar — "Alright"

Best Female Video

Beyoncé — "7/11"

Taylor Swift — "Blank Space"

Sia — "Elastic Heart"

Ellie Goulding — "Love Me Like You Do"

Nicki Minaj — "Anaconda"

Best Rock Video

Hozier — "Take Me to Church"

Fall Out Boy — "Centuries"

Florence and the Machine — "Ship to Wreck"

Walk the Moon — "Shut Up and Dance"

Arctic Monkeys — "Why'd You Only Call Me When You're High?"

Best Hip-Hop Video

Fetty Wap — "Trap Queen"

Nicki Minaj — "Anaconda"

Kendrick Lamar — "Alright"

Wiz Khalifa — "See You Again" (ft. Charlie Puth)

Big Sean — "I Don't Fuck With You"

Best Pop Video

Beyonce — "7/11"

Ed Sheeran — "Thinking Out Loud"

Mark Ronson — "Uptown Funk" (ft. Bruno Mars)

Taylor Swift — "Blank Space"

Maroon 5 — "Sugar"

Best Collaboration

Taylor Swift and Kendrick Lamar — "Bad Blood"

Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars — "Uptown Funk"

Wiz Khalifa and Charlie Puth — "See You Again"

Ariana Grande and The Weeknd — "Love Me Harder"

Jessie J, Ariana Grande, and Nicki Minaj — "Bang Bang"

Best Video With a Social Message

Jennifer Hudson — "I Still Love You"

Colbie Caillat — "Try"

Big Sean — "One Man Can Change the World"

Rihanna — "American Oxygen"

Wale — "The White Shoes"

Artist to Watch

Fetty Wap — "Trap Queen"

Vance Joy — "Riptide"

George Ezra — "Budapest"

James Bay — "Hold Back the River"

FKA Twigs — "Pendulum"

Best Choreography

Beyoncé — "7/11"

OK GO — "I Won't Let You Down"

Chet Faker — "Gold"

Ed Sheeran — "Don't"

Flying Lotus — "Never Catch Me" (ft. Kendrick Lamar)

Best Art Direction

The Chemical Brothers — "Go"

Jack White — "Would You Fight For My Love"

Skrillex & Diplo — "Where Are Ü Now" (ft. Justin Bieber)

Snoop Dogg — "So Many Pros"

Taylor Swift — "Bad Blood" (ft. Kendrick Lamar)

Best Direction

Childish Gambino — "Sober"

Hozier — "Take Me to Church"

Kendrick Lamar — "Alright"

Mark Ronson — "Uptown Funk" (ft. Bruno Mars)

Taylor Swift — "Bad Blood" (ft. Kendrick Lamar)

Best Editing

A$AP Rocky — "L$D"

Beyonce — "7/11"

Ed Sheeran — "Don't"

Skrillex & Diplo — "Where Are Ü Now" (ft. Justin Bieber)

Taylor Swift — "Bad Blood" (ft. Kendrick Lamar)

Best Cinematography

Alt-J — "Left Hand Free"

Ed Sheeran — "Thinking Out Loud"

FKA Twigs — "Two Weeks"

Flying Lotus — "Never Catch Me" (ft. Kendrick Lamar)

Taylor Swift — "Bad Blood" (ft. Kendrick Lamar)

Best Visual Effects

Childish Gambino — "Telegraph Ave"

FKA Twigs — "Two Weeks"

Skrillex & Diplo — "Where Are Ü Now" (ft. Justin Bieber)

Taylor Swift — "Bad Blood" (ft. Kendrick Lamar)

Tyler, The Creator — "Fucking Young/Death Camp"

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