The 2014 MTV Video Music Award nominees are…

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With the show a little more than a month away, MTV has released the list of nominees for you all to dissect. Click “read more” for the complete listing, and the show will air on August 24th.

Video of the Year

  • Pharrell Williams – Happy
  • Miley Cyrus – Wrecking Ball
  • Beyoncé – Drunk In Love ft. Jay-Z
  • Sia – Chandelier
  • Iggy Azalea – Fancy ft. Charli XCX

Best Hip-Hop Video

  • Kanye West – Black Skinhead
  • Childish Gambino – 3005
  • Wiz Khalifa – We Dem Boyz
  • Eminem – Berzerk
  • Drake – Hold On (We’re Going Home) ft. Majid Jordan

Best Male Video

  • Sam Smith – Stay With Me
  • Ed Sheeran – Sing ft. Pharrell
  • John Legend – All of Me
  • Eminem – The Monster ft. Rihanna
  • Pharrell Williams – Happy

Best Female Video

  • Beyoncé – Partition
  • Ariana Grande – Problem ft. Iggy Azalea
  • Katy Perry – Dark Horse ft. Juicy J
  • Lorde – Royals
  • Iggy Azalea – Fancy ft. Charli XCX

Best Pop Video

  • Ariana Grande – Problem ft. Iggy Azalea
  • Iggy Azalea – Fancy  ft. Charli XCX
  • Avicii – Wake Me Up ft. Aloe Blacc
  • Jason Derulo – Talk Dirty ft. 2 Chainz
  • Pharrell Williams – Happy

Best Rock Video

  • Imagine Dragons – Demons
  • Arctic Monkeys – Do I Wanna Know?
  • Lorde – Royals
  • Black Keys – Fever
  • Linkin Park – Until It’s Gone

Artist to Watch (Presented by Taco Bell)

  • Sam Smith – Stay With Me
  • 5 Seconds of Summer – She Looks So Perfect
  • ScHoolboy Q – Man of the Year
  • Charli XCX – Boom Clap
  • Fifth Harmony – Miss Movin’ On

Best Collaboration

  • Eminem – The Monster  ft. Rihanna
  • Ariana Grande – Problem ft. Iggy Azalea
  • Beyoncé – Drunk In Love  ft. Jay-Z
  • Pitbull – Timber ft. Kesha
  • Chris Brown – Loyal ft. Lil’ Wayne & Tyga
  • Katy Perry – Dark Horse ft. Juicy J

MTV Clubland Award

  • Calvin Harris – Summer
  • Disclosure – Grab Her!
  • DJ Snake & Lil Jon – Turn Down For What
  • Martin Garrix – Animals
  • Zedd – Stay the Night ft. Hayley Williams

Best Video With A Social Message

  • Angel Haze – Battle Cry ft. Sia
  • David Guetta – One Voice
  • J. Cole – Crooked Smile
  • Avicii – Hey Brother ft. Dan Tyminski
  • Beyoncé – Pretty Hurts
  • Kelly Rowland – Dirty Laundry

Best Cinematography

  • 30 Seconds to Mars – City of Angels
  • Arcade Fire – Afterlife
  • Beyoncé – Pretty Hurts
  • Gesaffelstein – Hate Or Glory
  • Lana Del Rey – West Coast

Best Editing

  • Beyoncé – Pretty Hurts
  • Eminem – Rap God
  • Fitz and the Tantrums – The Walker
  • MGMT – Your Life is a Lie
  • Zedd – Stay the Night ft. Hayley Williams

Best Choreography

  • Beyoncé – Partition
  • Jason Derulo – Talk Dirty ft. 2 Chainz
  • Kiesza – Hideaway
  • Michael Jackson – Love Never Felt So Good ft. Justin Timberlake
  • Sia – Chandelier
  • Usher – Good Kisser

Best Direction

  • Beyoncé – Pretty Hurts
  • DJ Snake & Lil Jon – Turn Down For What
  • Eminem – The Monster ft. Rihanna
  • Miley Cyrus – Wrecking Ball
  • OK Go – The Writing’s On The Wall

Best Art Direction

  • Arcade Fire – Reflektor
  • DJ Snake & Lil Jon – Turn Down For What
  • Eminem – Rap God
  • Iggy Azalea – Fancy  ft. Charli XCX
  • Shake’s Best Friend – Tamale

Best Visual Effects

  • Jack White – Lazaretto
  • Disclosure – Grab Her!
  • Eminem – Rap God
  • OK Go – The Writing’s On The Wall
  • DJ Snake & Lil Jon – Turn Down For What