27. Juli 2016
Beyoncé en Adele grote kanshebbers bij MTV Video Music Awards 2016

Beyoncé en Adele grote kanshebbers bij MTV Video Music Awards 2016

Nominatie voor Nederlandse Afrojack en regisseur Paul Geusebroek

MTV maakt vanavond de MTV Video Music Awards 2016-nominaties bekend. Een van de grootste kanshebbers is Beyoncé, die met 11 nominaties voor de video's van haar visual album Lemonade een persoonlijk VMA-record vestigt. Ook Adele scoort hoog met 8 nominaties, waarvan 7 voor haar YouTube-record-breaking video voor Hello. Hello, Beyoncé’s Formation, Drake’s Hotline Bling, Justin Bieber’s Sorry en Famous van Kanye West zijn in de running voor de Video of the Year-award.

Dit jaar is er ook succes voor de Nederlandse Afrojack, die met zijn video voor SummerThing! kans maakt op de award voor Best Electronic Video. Bovendien maakt de Nederlandse regisseur Paul Geusebroek kans op een award met zijn werk voor de Desiigner-video Panda in de categorie Best Hip Hop Video.

De show is in de nacht van zondag 28 augustus op maandag 29 augustus live te volgen op MTV.

Bekijk hieronder het volledige Engelstalige bericht met daarin alle genomineerden.
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BEYONCÉ AND ADELE LEAD NOMINATIONS FOR
2016 “MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS”

“Video of the Year” Nominees Adele, Beyoncé, Drake, Justin Bieber and Kanye West
Revealed in Panoramic Street Mural in New York’s East Village

2016 “MTV Video Music Awards” to Air LIVE from New York’s Madison Square Garden
Sunday, August 28 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT

NEW YORK, NY, July 26, 2016 – MTV today announced nominations for the 2016 “MTV Video Music Awards,” with Beyoncé earning a career-best eleven nominations for videos from her cultural watershed visual album “Lemonade” and Adele earning eight nominations, including seven for her YouTube record-shattering video “Hello.” “Hello,” Beyoncé’s “Formation,” Drake’s “Hotline Bling,” Justin Bieber’s “Sorry” and Kanye West’s “Famous” all earned nominations for “Video of the Year.” The 2016 “MTV Video Music Awards” will air LIVE from New York’s iconic Madison Square Garden for the first time ever on Sunday, August 28 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT.

To echo a year in which the world’s biggest artists pushed music videos to new heights of artistry, MTV unveiled the “Video of the Year” nominees in a sweeping and panoramic mural created by world-renowned visual artists BD White, John Paul Ogrodnick (JPO), Damien Mitchell, Marc Evan, Resa, BKFoxx, Queen Andrea, Hektad, Giz, Such and Poem One at the First Street Green Art Park in New York’s East Village. The reveal of the mural was broadcast during a Facebook Live event hosted by MTV News Correspondents Meredith Graves and Gaby Wilson via MTV and a coalition of more than 15 partners including press outlets and brands.

Beginning today, fans can vote for their favorites in VMA categories including, “Video of The Year,” “Best Male Video,” “Best Female Video,” new category, “Breakthrough Long Form Video” and more by visiting vma.mtv.com. Vote across all categories to enter to win the chance to go to the VMAs in NYC, thanks to Verizon, the presenter of this year’s award voting. Additionally, voting for the "Best New Artist" award, presented by Taco Bell®, will remain live through the 2016 “MTV Video Music Awards” Pre-Show airing at 8:00 p.m. ET/PT and new this year, fans can cast their votes for the category via Facebook Messenger (starting 8/15). The top two artists will be revealed during the pre-show, kicking off a live hashtag vote with the winner being announced during the live main telecast. Nominees for the socially voted category, “Best Song of Summer,” will be announced at a later date.

See below for a full list of nominees:

VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Adele - “Hello”
Director: Xavier Dolan
Beyoncé – “Formation”
Director: Melina Matsoukas
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Director: Director X
Justin Bieber – “Sorry”
Director: Parris Goebel
Kanye West – “Famous”
Director: Kanye West

BEST FEMALE VIDEO
Adele – “Hello”
Director: Xavier Dolan
Beyoncé – “Hold Up”
Director: Jonas Åkerlund, Beyoncé Knowles Carter
Sia – “Cheap Thrills”
Director: Lior Molcho
Ariana Grande – “Into You”
Director: Hannah Lux Davis
Rihanna ft. Drake – “Work” (short version)
Director: Director X

BEST MALE VIDEO
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Director: Director X
Bryson Tiller – “Don’t”
Director: Cris
Calvin Harris ft. Rihanna – “This Is What You Came For”
Director: Emil Nava
Kanye West – “Famous”
Director: Kanye West
The Weeknd – “Can’t Feel My Face”
Director: Grant Singer

BEST COLLABORATION
Beyoncé ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Freedom”
Director: Beyoncé Knowles Carter, Kahlil Joseph
Fifth Harmony ft. Ty Dolla $ign – “Work From Home”
Director: Director X
Ariana Grande ft. Lil Wayne – “Let Me Love You”
Director: Grant Singer
Calvin Harris ft. Rihanna – “This Is What You Came For”
Director: Emil Nava
Rihanna ft. Drake – “Work” (short version)
Director: Director X

BEST HIP HOP VIDEO
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Director: Director X
Desiigner – “Panda”
Director: Paul Geusebroek
Bryson Tiller – “Don’t”
Director: Cris
Chance The Rapper featuring Saba – “Angels”
Director: Austin Vesely
2 Chainz – “Watch Out”
Director: Motion Family

BEST POP VIDEO
Adele – “Hello”
Director: Xavier Dolan
Beyoncé – “Formation”
Director: Melina Matsoukas
Justin Bieber – “Sorry”
Director: Parris Goebel
Alessia Cara – “Wild Things”
Director: Aaron A
Ariana Grande – “Into You”
Director: Hannah Lux Davis

BEST ROCK VIDEO
All Time Low – “Missing You”
Director: Patrick Tracy
Coldplay – “Adventure Of A Lifetime”
Director: Mat Whitecross
Fall Out Boy ft. Demi Lovato – “Irresistible”
Director: Wayne Isham
twenty one pilots – “Heathens”
Director: Andrew Donoho
Panic! At The Disco – “Victorious”
Director: Brandon Dermer

BEST ELECTRONIC VIDEO
Calvin Harris & Disciples – “How Deep Is Your Love”
Director: Emil Nava
99 Souls ft. Destiny’s Child & Brandy – “The Girl Is Mine”
Director: Ludovic Zuili / Simon Bouisson
Mike Posner – “I Took A Pill In Ibiza”
Director: Jon Jon Augustavo
Afrojack – “SummerThing!”
Director: Sam Sneed
The Chainsmokers ft. Daya – “Don’t Let Me Down”
Director: Marcus Kuhne

BREAKTHROUGH LONG FORM VIDEO
Florence + The Machine – The Odyssey
Beyoncé – Lemonade
Justin Bieber – PURPOSE: The Movement
Chris Brown – Royalty
Troye Sivan – Blue Neighbourhood Trilogy

BEST NEW ARTIST
Presented by Taco Bell®
Bryson Tiller
Desiigner
Zara Larsson
Lukas Graham
DNCE

PROFESSIONAL CATEGORIES
Presented by Orbit® Gum

BEST ART DIRECTION
Beyoncé – Hold Up
Production Designer: Jason Hougaard
Fergie – M.I.L.F. $
Production Designer: Alexander Delgado
Drake – Hotline Bling
Production Designer: Jeremy MacFarlane
David Bowie – Blackstar
Production Designer: Jan Houllevigue
Adele – Hello
Production Designer: Colombe Raby

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY
Beyoncé – Formation
Choreographer: Chris Grant, JaQuel Knight, Dana Foglia
Missy Elliott ft. Pharrell – WTF (Where They From)
Choreographer: Hi-Hat
Beyoncé – Sorry
Choreographer: Chris Grant, JaQuel Knight, Dana Foglia, Anthony Burrell, Beyoncé Knowles Carter
FKA Twigs – M3LL155X
Choreographer: FKA Twigs
Florence + The Machine – Delilah
Choreographer: Holly Blakey

BEST DIRECTION
Beyoncé – Formation
Director: Melina Matsoukas
Coldplay – Up&Up
Director: Vania Heymann, Gal Muggia
Adele – Hello
Director: Xavier Dolan
David Bowie – Lazarus
Director: Johan Renck
Tame Impala – The Less I Know The Better
Director: Canada

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Beyoncé – Formation
Cinematographer: Malik Sayeed
Adele – Hello
Cinematographer: André Turpin
David Bowie – Lazarus
Cinematographer: Crille Forsberg
Alesso – I Wanna Know
Cinematographer: Corey Jennings
Ariana Grande – Into You
Cinematographer: Paul Laufer

BEST EDITING
Beyoncé – Formation
Editor: Jeff Selis
Adele – Hello
Editor: Xavier Dolan
Fergie – M.I.L.F. $
Editor: Vinnie Hobbs
David Bowie – Lazarus
Editor: Johan Söderberg
Ariana Grande – Into You
Editor: Hannah Lux Davis

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
Coldplay – Up&Up
VFX Editor: Vania Heymann
FKA Twigs – M3LL155X
VFX Editor: Lewis Saunders, Jihoon Yoo
Adele – Send My Love (To Your New Lover)
VFX Editor: Sam Sneade
The Weeknd – Can’t Feel My Face
VFX Editor: Bryan Smaller
Zayn – PILLOWTALK
VFX Editor: David Smith