'MTV Video Music Awards' - Rihanna ist Favoritin

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Am 6. September ist es wieder soweit: Die MTV Video Music Awards werden in Los Angeles verliehen. Wieder einmal werden die größten Stars im Musikbusiness mit einer Trophäe für die spektakulärsten Video-Clips geehrt.

Absolute Favoritin ist Rihanna, die für ihre Musik-Videos "We Found Love" und "Where Have You Been" gleich fünf Mal für den begehrten Preis nominiert ist.

Aber auch Drake kann sich Hoffnungen auf fünf Awards machen. Ebenfalls gute Chancen haben Katy Perry mit vier und Drake mit drei Nominierungen. Hier die Liste aller Nominierten:

 

Die Nominierten der MTV VMAs 2012:
 
Video of the Year:
Drake feat. Rihanna - 'Take Care'
Gotye - 'Somebody That I Used to Know'
Katy Perry - 'Wide Awake'
M.I.A. - 'Bad Girls'
Rihanna - 'We Found Love'
 
Best Pop Video:
fun. feat. Janelle Monae - 'We Are Young'
Justin Bieber - 'Boyfriend'
Maroon 5 feat. Wiz Khalifa - 'Payphone'
One Direction - 'What Makes You Beautiful'
Rihanna - 'We Found Love'
 
Best Rock Video:
The Black Keys - 'Lonely Boy'
Coldplay - 'Paradise'
Imagine Dragons - 'It's Time'
Jack White - 'Sixteen Saltines'
Linkin Park - 'Burn It Down'
 
Best Hip-Hop Video:
Childish Gambino - 'Heartbeat'
Drake feat. Lil Wayne - 'HYFR'
Kanye West feat. Pusha T, Big Sean, and 2 Chainz - 'Mercy'
Nicki Minaj feat. 2 Chainz - 'Beez in the Trap'
The Throne - 'Paris'
 
Best New Artist:
Carly Rae Jepsen - 'Call Me Maybe'
Frank Ocean - 'Swim Good'
fun. feat. Janelle Monae - 'We Are Young'
One Direction - 'What Makes You Beautiful'
The Wanted - 'Glad You Came'
 
Best Female Video:
Beyoncé - 'Love on Top'
Katy Perry - 'Part of Me'
Nicki Minaj - 'Starships'
Rihanna - 'We Found Love'
Selena Gomez & The Scene - 'Love You Like a Love Song'
 
Best Male Video:
Chris Brown - 'Turn Up the Music'
Drake feat. Rihanna - 'Take Care'
Frank Ocean - 'Swim Good'
Justin Bieber - 'Boyfriend'
Usher - 'Climax'
 
Best Electronic Dance Music Video:
Avicii - 'Le7els'
Calvin Harris - 'Feels So Close'
Duck Sauce - 'Big Bad Wolf'
Martin Solveig - 'The Night Out'
Skrillex - 'First of the Year (Equinox)'
 
Best Video with a Message:
Demi Lovato - 'Skyscraper'
Gym Class Heroes feat. Ryan Tedder - 'The Fighter'
Kelly Clarkson - 'Dark Side'
K'Naan feat. Nelly Furtado - 'Is Anybody Out There?'
Lil Wayne - 'How to Love'
Rise Against - 'Ballad of Hollis Brown'
 
Best Art Direction:
Drake feat. Rihanna - 'Take Care'
Katy Perry - 'Wide Awake'
Lana Del Rey - 'Born to Die'
Of Monsters & Men - 'Little Talks'
Regina Spektor - 'All the Rowboats'
 
Best Choreography:
Avicii - 'Le7els'
Beyoncé - 'Countdown'
Chris Brown - 'Turn Up the Music'
Jennifer Lopez feat. Pitbull - 'Dance Again'
Rihanna - 'Where Have You Been'
 
Best Cinematography:
Adele - 'Someone Like You'
Coldplay feat. Rihanna - 'Princess of China'
Drake feat. Rihanna - 'Take Care'
Lana Del Rey - 'Born to Die'
M.I.A. - 'Bad Girls'
 
Best Direction:
Coldplay feat. Rihanna - 'Princess of China'
Duck Sauce - 'Big Bad Wolf'
Frank Ocean - 'Swim Good'
M.I.A. - 'Bad Girls'
The Throne - 'Otis'
 
Best Editing:
A$AP Rocky - 'Goldie'
Beyoncé - 'Countdown'
Gotye - 'Somebody That I Used to Know'
Kanye West feat. Pusha T, Big Sean and 2 Chainz - 'Mercy'
The Throne - 'Paris'
 
Best Visual Effects:
David Guetta feat. Nicki Minaj - 'Turn Me On'
Katy Perry - 'Wide Awake'
Linkin Park - 'Burn It Down'
Rihanna - 'Where Have You Been'