If there’s one thing we can be sure of it that Lady Gaga will come up with some new and fantastic was to shock, entertain and amusing this year at the MTV Video Music Awards as she breaks records by being nominated for 13 awards.
Here’s a list of the awards the Gaga lady could is in the running for: Video of the Year, Best Pop Video, Best Female Video, Best Dance Music Video, Best Art Direction, Best Cinematography, Best Direction, Best Choreography and Best Editing and Best Special Effects.
Also up for a gong this year is the video for “Telephone”, which Lady Gaga worked on with Beyonce. This video is also up for Video Of the Year and Best Choreograph. That brings Gaga’s grand total to 13.
Justin Bieber also got the nod for his tune “Baby” featuring Ludacris. He’s in the running for Best New Artist.
And the rest of the nominees are:
Video of the Year: Florence +The Machine, Dog Days Are Over; Kings and Queens, 30 Seconds To Mars; Eminem, Not Afraid; B.o.B featuring Hayley Williams, Airplanes.
Best Female Video: Ke$ha, Tik Tok; Katy Perry featuring Snoop Dogg, California Gurls; and Fifteen by Taylor Swift.
Best Male Video: Eminem, Not Afraid; Usher featuring Will.i.am, OMG; B.o.B featuring Hayley Williams, Airplanes; Drake, Find Your Love; and Jason Derulo, In My Head.
Best Collaboration: B.o.B featuring Haley Willims, Airplanes; 30H! featuring Ke$ha, My First Kiss. Jay-Z & Alicia Keys, Empire State of Mind.
Best Hip-Hop Video: B.o.B featuring Haley Williams, Airplanes; Eminem, Not Afraid; Drake, Kanye West, Lil Wayne and Eminem, Forever; Jay-Z & Swizz Beatz, On To The Next One; Kid Cudi featuring MGMT & Ratatatat; Pursuit Of Happiness.
Best Pop Video: Katy Perry featuring Snoop Dogg, California Gurls; Ke$ha, Tik Tok; B.o.B featuring Bruno Mars, Nothing On You.
Best Rock Video: 30 Seconds to Mars, Kings And Queens; Muse, Uprising; Paramore, Ignorance; Florence + the Machine, Dog Days Are Over; MGMT, Flash Delirium.
Best Dance Music Video: Enrique Iglesias featuring Pitbull, I Like It; Cascada, Evacuate The Dance Floor; David Guetta featuring Akon, Sexy Cheek; Usher featuring will.i.am. OMG.
Best Art Direction: Florence + the Machine, Dog Days Are Over; Eminem, Not Afraid; 30 Seconds to Mars, Kings And Queens.
Best Choreography: Usher featuring will.i.am, OMG; Janelle Monae featuring Big Boi, Tightrope.
Best Cinematography: Eminem, Not Afraid; Jay-Z & Alicia Keys, Empire State Of Mind; Mumford and Sons, Little Lion Man; Florence + The Machine, Dog Days Are Over.
Best Direction: Jay-Z & Alicia Keys, Empire State Of Mind; Eminem, Not Afraid; Pink, Funhouse; 30 Seconds to Mars, Kings & Queens.
Best Editing: Eminem, Not Afraid; Rihanna, Rude Boy; Pink, Funhouse; Mike Snow, Animal.
Best Special Effects: Eminem, Not Afraid; Muse, Uprising; Green Day, The 21st Century Breakdown; Dan Black, Symphonies.
Breakthrough Video: Dan Black, Symphonies; Gorillaz featuring Bobby Womack & Mos Def, Stylo; Coldplay, Strawberry Swing; The Black Keys, Tighten Up.