News: Music Video Awards Nominees Announced

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With this year’s UK Music Video Awards just a week away,
let us fill you in on all (and by ‘eck there’s a lot of them!) of the nominees,
looking to win at the ceremony that take place at the Roundhouse on November 5th!

Best Pop Video – UK

Gabrielle Aplin – Sweet Nothing
George Ezra – Listen To The Man
Mark Ronson ft Bruno Mars – Uptown Funk
Naughty Boy ft Beyoncé & Arrow Benjamin – Runnin’ (Lose It All)
Sam Smith – Lay Me Down
Years & Years – King

Best Pop Video – International

DATA ft Benny Sings – Don’t Sing
OK Go – I Won’t Let You Down
Rihanna – Bitch Better Have My Money
Roy Kafri – Mayokero
Sia – Elastic Heart
Taylor Swift – Bad Blood

Best Pop Video – Budget

ALB – The Road
Aquilo – Losing You
Cais Sodré Funk Connection – Offbeat
Honne – Coastal Love
The Coronas – Just Like That
Zak Abel & Joker – Wise Enough

Best Rock/Indie Video – UK

Bastille vs Grades – Torn Apart
Florence + The Machine – Queen of Peace
Florence + The Machine – What Kind of Man
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds – Ballad of The Mighty I
Royal Blood – Out of The Black
Slaves – Cheer Up London

Best Rock/Indie Video – International

Cold Mailman – Something You Do
Darwin Deez – Kill Your Attitud
Death From Above 1979 – Virgins
Joywave – Somebody New
Tame Impala – Let It Happen
U2 – Every Breaking Wave

Best Rock/Indie Video – Budget

BRO – Less Than Three
Eaves – Pylons
Electric Youth – Runaway
Naïve New Beaters – Run Away
Oscar – Daffodil Days
Stealing Sheep – Deadlock

Best Dance Video – UK

Clark – To Live and Die in Grantham
Fono – Real Joy
Grades – King
Hot Chip – Need You Now
Leftfield & Sleaford Mods – Head and Shoulders
The Chemical Brothers – Sometimes I Feel So Deserted

Best Dance Video – International

Hook N Sling ft Far East Movement – Break Yourself
Paul Kalkbrenner – Feed Your Head
Skrillex – Doompy Poomp
Tchami – Promesses
Ten Walls – Walking With Elephants
Tiga – Bugatti

Best Dance Video – Budget

Delta Heavy – Ghost
Gwilym Gold – Triumph
Little Boots – Taste It
Lorn – Acid Rain
Rone ft François Marry – Quitter La Ville
Sinkane – How We Be

Best Alternative Video – UK

alt-j – Pusher
alt-j – Every Other Freckle
FKA twigs – Pendulum
Glass Animals – Hazey
Philip Selway – Coming Up For Air
The Staves – Black & White

Best Alternative Video – International

Black Atlass – Jewels
Brodinski ft SD – Can’t Help Myself
Chet Faker – Gold
Flying Lotus – Coronus, The Terminator
Flying Lotus ft Kendrick Lamar – Never Catch Me
Nicolas Godin – Widerstehe Doch Der Sünde

Best Alternative Video – Budget

AE – Dreamers
Ariel Pink – Dazed Inn Daydreams
Bruce Smear – Pick and Roll
Dralms – Crushed Pleats
Son Lux – Change Is Everything
Young Fathers – Shame

Best Urban Video – UK

Dizzee Rascal – Couple of Stacks
Dizzee Rascal – Pagans
George the Poet – 1, 2, 1, 2
Krept & Konan ft Jeremih – Freak of the Week
Rag n Bone Man ft Vince Staples – Hell Yeah
Raleigh Ritchie – Bloodsport ’15 Pt 2

Best Urban Video – International

Childish Gambino – Sober
Kendrick Lamar – Alright
Run The Jewels ft Zack de la Rocha – Close Your Eyes
SonReal – For The Town
Stromae – Carmen
Vince Staples ft Future & Snoh Aalegra – Señorita

Best Urban Video – Budget

A$AP Rocky – Chevy
Dels – Burning Beaches
Findlay – Electric Bones
Hervé ft Knytro – Money Where Your Mouth Is
Run The Jewels – Lie, Cheat, Steal
Stig Of The Dump ft Jehst – Kubrick

Best Art Direction & Design In A Video

Fur Voice – Fantasía
Little Boots – Taste It
Snoop Dogg – So Many Pros
Take That – These Days
Tiga – Bugatti
U2 – Every Breaking Wave

Best Styling In A Video

FKA twigs – Glass & Patron
Rihanna – Bitch Better Have My Money
Róisín Murphy – Evil Eyes
Snoop Dogg – So Many Pros
Taylor Swift – Bad Blood
Tiga – Bugatti

Best Choreography In A Video

Ed Sheeran – Thinking Out Loud
FKA twigs – Glass & Patron
Flying Lotus ft Kendrick Lamar – Never Catch Me
Gwilym Gold – Triumph
OK Go – I Won’t Let You Down
Sia – Elastic Heart

Best Cinematography In A Video

Flying Lotus – Coronus, The Terminator
Kendrick Lamar – Alright
Naughty Boy ft Beyoncé & Arrow Benjamin – Runnin’ (Lose It All)
Nicolas Godin – Widerstehe Doch Der Sünde
Sam Smith – Lay Me Down
U2 – Every Breaking Wave

Best Colour Grade In A Video

Benjamin Booker – The Future Is Slow
FKA twigs – M3LL155X
Lapalux ft Andreya Triana – Puzzle
Naughty Boy ft Beyoncé & Arrow Benjamin – Runnin’ (Lose It All)
Rudimental – Never Let You Go
The Chemical Brothers – Sometimes I Feel So Deserted

Best Editing In A Video

Bruce Smear – Pick and Roll
DATA ft Benny Sings – Don’t Sing
Royal Blood – Out Of The Black
The Chemical Brothers – Sometimes I Feel So Deserted
Tiga – Bugatti
U2 – Every Breaking Wave

Best Animation In A Video

Hugo ‘Beats’ Chegwin & Fred Berry – Amaro & Walden’s Joyride
Leftfield & Sleaford Mods – Head And Shoulders
Panda Bear – Boys Latin
Royal Blood – Out Of The Black
Son Lux – Change Is Everything
Stromae – Carmen

Best Visual Effects In A Video

Black Atlass – Jewels
Darwin Deez – Kill Your Attitude
Fur Voice – Fantasía
Maestro – Darlin’ Celsa
Roy Kafri – Mayokero
The Bug – Function/Void

Best Live Music Coverage

Aerosmith Rocks Donington  2014
Gabrielle Aplin at Wilton’s Music Hall
Jay Z & Beyoncé – On The Run Tour
Lenny Kravitz – Just Let Go
Mumford & Sons – The Hospital Live Sessions
Wolf Alice – Vevo Lift UK

Best Music Documentary

808 – The Documentary
Backstreet Boys – Show ‘Em What You’re Made Of
Dazed x Channel 4 – Music Nation Open Mic
Noisey Israel Palestine – Hip Hop in the Holy Land
The Redemption of the Devil
The Wrecking Crew

Best Lyric Video

Cee Lo Green – Robin Williams
Newham Generals ft Wiley – Scars
Rolling Stones – Wild Horses
Run The Jewels – Early
The Shoes – Feed The Ghost
To Kill A King – Love Is Coal

Best Interactive Video

Cee Lo Green – Robin Williams
Coldplay – Ink
Foals – Moutain At My Gate
Steye & The Bizonkid – What Do We Care 4
The Geek x vrv – Waves
Years & Years – Shine, Channel 4 Takeover

Best Commissioner

Caroline Clayton
Dan Curwin
James Hackett
Jane Third
John Moule
Sam Seager

Best Producer

Amber Millington
Corin Taylor
Jason Colon/Danielle Hinde
Jess Bell
Sarah Boardman
Sarah Tognazzi

Best Artist

alt-j
Ed Sheeran
Florence + The Machine
Flying Lotus
Kendrick Lamar
Years & Years

Best New Director

Dexter Navy
Eoin Glaister
Fred Rowson
Helmi
Nelson de Castro
Zack Spiger

Best Director

Colin Tilley
David Wilson
Fleur & Manu
Ian Pons Jewell
Ninian Doff
Vincent Haycock

And that’s your lot! We will bring you all of the results very soon