2022 MTV VMAs: See who’s nominated

Fans can take part and vote for their favorite stars across 22 gender-neutral categories, including video of the year, artist of the year, best collaboration and two all-new categories: best longform video and best metaverse performance.

The 2022 VMAs will air live from New Jersey’s Prudential Center on Sunday, August 28 at 8 pm ET/PT.

See below for a full list of the nominees.

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Doja Cat – “Woman” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records

Drake ft. Future & Young Thug — “Way 2 Sexy” — OVO/Republic

Ed Sheeran – “Shivers” – Atlantic Records

Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow — “INDUSTRY BABY” — Columbia Records

Olivia Rodrigo – “brutal” – Geffen Records

Taylor Swift — “All Too Well” (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version) — Republic Records

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Bad Bunny — Rimas Entertainment

Drake — OVO/Republic

Ed Sheeran — Atlantic Records

Harry Styles – Columbia Records

Jack Harlow — Generation Now / Atlantic Records

Lil Nas X — Columbia Records

Lizzo — Atlantic Records

SONG OF THE YEAR

Adele – “Easy On Me” – Columbia Records

Billie Eilish – “Happier Than Ever” – Darkroom / Interscope Records

Doja Cat – “Woman” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records

Elton John & Dua Lipa — “Cold Heart (PNAU Remix)” — EMI / Interscope Records

Lizzo — “About Damn Time” — Atlantic Records

The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber — “STAY” — Columbia Records

BEST NEW ARTIST

Baby Keem — Columbia Records

Dove Cameron — Disruptor Records / Columbia Records

GAYLE — Atlantic Records / Arthouse Records

Latto – Streamcut / RCA Records

Måneskin – Arista Records

SEVENTEEN — PLEDIS Entertainment/Geffen Records

PUSH PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR

September 2021: Griff — “One Night” — Warner Records

October 2021: Remi Wolf – “Sexy Villain” – Island Records

November 2021: Nessa Barrett — “I hope ur miserable until ur dead” — Warner Records

December 2021: SEVENTEEN — “Rock With You” — PLEDIS Entertainment / Geffen Records

January 2021: Mae Muller — “Better Days” — Capitol Records UK

February 2022: GAYLE — “abcdefu” — Atlantic Records / Arthouse Records

March 2022: Sheneesa — “RU That” — Rich Immigrants / Interscope Records

April 2022: Omar Apollo — “Tamagotchi” — Warner Records

May 2022: Wet Leg — “Chaise Longue” — Domino Recording Company

June 2022: Muni Long — “Baby Boo” — Supergiant Records LLC / Def Jam Recording

July 2022: Doechii — “Persuasive” — Top Dog Entertainment / Capitol Records

BEST COLLABORATION

Drake ft. Future & Young Thug — “Way 2 Sexy” — OVO/Republic

Elton John & Dua Lipa — “Cold Heart (PNAU Remix)” — EMI / Interscope Records

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow — “INDUSTRY BABY” — Columbia Records

Megan Thee Stallion & Dua Lipa — “Sweetest Pie” — 300 Entertainment

Post Malone & The Weeknd — “One Right Now” — Mercury Records / Republic Records

ROSALÍA ft. The Weeknd – “LA FAMA” – Columbia Records

The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber — “STAY” — Columbia Records

BEST POP

Billie Eilish – “Happier Than Ever” – Darkroom / Interscope Records

Doja Cat – “Woman” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records

Ed Sheeran – “Shivers” – Atlantic Records

Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records

Lizzo — “About Damn Time” — Atlantic Records

Olivia Rodrigo – “traitor” – Geffen Records

BEST HIP-HOP

Eminem & Snoop Dogg — “From The D 2 The LBC” — Shady / Aftermath / Interscope Records

Future ft. Drake, Tems — “WAIT FOR U” — Freebandz / Epic Records

Kendrick Lamar — “N95” — pgLang / Top Dawg Entertainment / Aftermath / Interscope Records

Latto – “Big Energy” – Streamcut / RCA Records

Nicki Minaj ft. Lil Baby — “Do We Have A Problem?” — Young Money / Cash Money / Republic Records

Pusha T — “Diet Coke” — GOOD Music / Def Jam

BEST ROCK

Foo Fighters – “Love Dies Young” – RCA Records

Jack White — “Taking Me Back” — Third Man Records

Muse – “Won’t Stand Down” – Warner Records

Red Hot Chili Peppers — “Black Summer” — Warner Records

Shinedown — “Planet Zero” — Elektra Music Group

Three Days Grace – “So Called Life” – RCA Records

BEST ALTERNATIVE

Avril Lavigne ft. blackbear – “Love It When You Hate Me” – Elektra Music Group / DTA Records

Imagine Dragons x JID – “Enemy” – KIDinaKORNER / Interscope Records

Machine Gun Kelly ft. WILLOW — “emo girl” — Bad Boy / Interscope Records

Måneskin — “I WANNA BE YOUR SLAVE” — Arista Records

Panic! At The Disco — “Viva Las Vengeance” — Fueled By Ramen / Elektra Music Group

Twenty One Pilots — “Saturday” — Fueled By Ramen / Elektra Music Group

Willow, Avril Lavigne ft. Travis Barker — “GROW” — MSFTSMusic / Roc Nation Records

BEST LATIN

Anitta — “Envolver” — Warner Records

Bad Bunny — “Tití Me Preguntó” — Rimas Entertainment

Becky GX KAROL G — “MAMIII” — Kemosabe Records / Sony Music Latin / RCA Records

Daddy Yankee — “REMIX” — Republic Records

Farruko – “Pepas” – Sony Music US Latin

J Balvin & Skrillex — “In Da Getto” — Sueños Globales, LLC /Universal Music Latino / Asylum Records UK

BEST R&B

Alicia Keys — “City of Gods (Part II)” — AKW

Chlöe — “Have Mercy” — Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia Records

HER — “For Anyone” — RCA Records

Normani ft. Cardi B – “Wild Side” – Keep Cool/RCA Records

Summer Walker, SZA & Cardi B — “No Love (Extended Version)” — LVRN / Interscope Records

The Weeknd – “Out Of Time” – XO / Republic Records

BEST K-POP

BTS – “Yet To Come (The Most Beautiful Moment)” – BIGHIT Music / Geffen Records

ITZY – “LOCO” – JYP Entertainment

LISA — “LALISA” — YG Entertainment / Interscope Records

SEVENTEEN — “HOT” — PLEDIS Entertainment/Geffen Records

Stray Kids — “MANIAC” — JYP Entertainment

TWICE — “The Feels” — JYP Entertainment

VIDEO FOR GOOD

Kendrick Lamar — “The Heart Part 5” — pgLang / Top Dawg Entertainment / Aftermath / Interscope Records

Latto — “P*ssy” — Streamcut / RCA Records

Lizzo — “About Damn Time” — Atlantic Records

Rina Sawayama – “This Hell” – Dirty Hit

Stromae — “Fils de joie” — Mosaert Label / The Darkroom / Interscope Records

BEST METAVERSE PERFORMANCE

BLACKPINK The Virtual | PUBG — YG Entertainment / Interscope Records

BTS | Minecraft — BIGHIT Music / Geffen Records

Charli XCX | Roblox — Atlantic Records

Justin Bieber — An Interactive Virtual Experience | Wave — Def Jam

Rift Tour ft. Ariana Grande | Fortnite – Republic Records

Twenty One Pilots Concert Experience | Roblox — Fueled By Ramen / Elektra Music Group

BEST LONGFORM VIDEO

Billie Eilish — Happier Than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles — Darkroom / Interscope Records

Foo Fighters — Studio 666 — RCA Records

Kacey Musgraves — star-crossed — Interscope Records / MCA Nashville

Madonna – Madame X – Interscope Records

Olivia Rodrigo — driving home 2 u — Geffen Records

Taylor Swift — “All Too Well” (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version) — Republic Records

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar — “family ties” — Columbia Records

Camila Cabello ft. Ed Sheeran – “Bam Bam” – Epic Records

Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records

Kendrick Lamar — “N95” — pgLang / Top Dawg Entertainment / Aftermath / Interscope Records

Normani ft. Cardi B – “Wild Side” – Keep Cool / RCA Records

Taylor Swift — “All Too Well” (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version) — Republic Records

BEST DIRECTION

Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar — “family ties” — Columbia Records

Billie Eilish – “Happier Than Ever” – Darkroom / Interscope Records

Ed Sheeran – “Shivers” – Atlantic Records

Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow — “INDUSTRY BABY” — Columbia Records

Taylor Swift — “All Too Well” (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version) — Republic Records

BEST ART DIRECTION

Adele – “Oh My God” – Columbia Records

Doja Cat – “Get Into It (Yuh)” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records

Drake ft. Future & Young Thug – “Way 2 Sexy” – OVO / Republic Records

Kacey Musgraves – “simple times” – Interscope Records / MCA Nashville

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow — “INDUSTRY BABY” — Columbia Records

Megan Thee Stallion ft. Dua Lipa — “Sweetest Pie” — 300 Entertainment

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Billie Eilish – “Happier Than Ever” – Darkroom / Interscope Records

Coldplay X BTS – “My Universe” – Atlantic Records

Kendrick Lamar — “The Heart Part 5” — pgLang/Top Dawg Entertainment/Aftermath/Interscope Records

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow — “INDUSTRY BABY” — Columbia Records

Megan Thee Stallion & Dua Lipa — “Sweetest Pie” — 300 Entertainment

The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber — “STAY” — Columbia Records

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

BTS – “Permission to Dance” – BIGHIT Music/Geffen Records

Doja Cat – “Woman” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records

FKA twigs ft. The Weeknd — “Tears In The Club” — Atlantic Records

Harry Styles – “As It Was” – Columbia Records

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow — “INDUSTRY BABY” — Columbia Records

Normani ft. Cardi B – “Wild Side” – Keep Cool / RCA Records

BEST EDITING

Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar — “family ties” — Columbia Records

Doja Cat – “Get Into It (Yuh)” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records

Olivia Rodrigo – “brutal” – Geffen Records

ROSALÍA — “SAOKO” — Columbia Records

Taylor Swift — “All Too Well” (10 Minute Version) (Taylor’s Version) — Republic Records

The Weeknd – “Take My Breath” – XO / Republic Records

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