2018 MTV Video Music Awards,

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Tonight! The MTV Video Music Awards are returning to Radio City Music Hall in NYC, with performances by Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande, Shawn Mendes, Travis Scott, Post Malone, Logic featuring Ryan Tedder, and this year's Video Vanguard recipient Jennifer Lopez.

The 35th annual award show will air live from the venue for the 12th time, the most of any previous venue in its history. Cardi B, who leads the list of nominations with twelve mentions, will serve as the show opener.

Tonight presenters are the Backstreet Boys, Millie Bobby Brown, Common, DJ Khaled, G-Eazy, Madonna, Gucci Mane, Tiffany Haddish, Kevin Hart, Keegan-Michael Key, Kyle, Lenny Kravitz, Lil Uzi Vert, Blake Lively, Shay Mitchell, Olivia Munn, Rita Ora, Liam Payne, Bebe Rexha, Amandla Stenberg and Teyana Taylor. Click Here For More <<

And The Nominees are:

Video of the Year
Camila Cabello (featuring Young Thug) — "Havana"
The Carters — "Apeshit"
Childish Gambino — "This Is America"
Drake — "God's Plan"
Ariana Grande — "No Tears Left to Cry"
Bruno Mars (featuring Cardi B) — "Finesse (Remix)"

Artist of the Year
Camila Cabello
Cardi B
Ariana Grande
Post Malone
Bruno Mars

Song of the Year
Camila Cabello (featuring Young Thug) – "Havana"
Drake – "God's Plan"
Dua Lipa – "New Rules"
Post Malone (featuring 21 Savage) – "Rockstar"
Bruno Mars (featuring Cardi B) – "Finesse (Remix)"
Ed Sheeran – "Perfect"

Best New Artist
Cardi B
Chloe x Halle
Hayley Kiyoko
Lil Pump
Lil Uzi Vert

Best Collaboration
The Carters – "Apeshit"
Logic (featuring Alessia Cara and Khalid) – "1-800-273-8255"
Jennifer Lopez (featuring DJ Khaled and Cardi B) – "Dinero"
Bruno Mars (featuring Cardi B) – "Finesse (Remix)"
N.E.R.D and Rihanna – "Lemon"
Bebe Rexha (featuring Florida Georgia Line) – "Meant to Be"

Push Artist of the Year
Bishop Briggs
Chloe x Halle
Noah Cyrus
Tee Grizzley
Kacy Hill
Hayley Kiyoko
Lil Xan
Jessie Reyez
Grace VanderWaal
Why Don't We

Best Pop
Camila Cabello (featuring Young Thug) – "Havana"
Ariana Grande – "No Tears Left to Cry"
Demi Lovato – "Sorry Not Sorry"
Shawn Mendes – "In My Blood"
Pink – "What About Us"
Ed Sheeran – "Perfect"

Best Hip Hop
Cardi B (featuring 21 Savage) – "Bartier Cardi"
The Carters – "Apeshit"
J. Cole – "ATM"
Drake – "God's Plan"
Migos (featuring Drake) – "Walk It Talk It"
Nicki Minaj – "Chun-Li"

Best Latin
J Balvin and Willy William – "Mi Gente"
Daddy Yankee – "Dura"
Luis Fonsi and Demi Lovato – "Échame la Culpa"
Jennifer Lopez (featuring DJ Khaled and Cardi B) – "Dinero"
Maluma – "Felices los 4"
Shakira (featuring Maluma) – "Chantaje"

Best Dance
Avicii (featuring Rita Ora) – "Lonely Together"
The Chainsmokers – "Everybody Hates Me"
David Guetta and Sia – "Flames"
Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa – "One Kiss"
Marshmello (featuring Khalid) – "Silence"
Zedd and Liam Payne – "Get Low"

Best Rock
Fall Out Boy – "Champion"
Foo Fighters – "The Sky Is a Neighborhood"
Imagine Dragons – "Whatever It Takes"
Linkin Park – "One More Light"
Panic! at the Disco – "Say Amen (Saturday Night)"
Thirty Seconds to Mars – "Walk on Water"

Video with a Message
Childish Gambino – "This Is America"
Drake – "God's Plan"
Dej Loaf and Leon Bridges – "Liberated"
Logic (featuring Alessia Cara and Khalid) – "1-800-273-8255"
Janelle Monáe (featuring Grimes) – "Pynk"
Jessie Reyez – "Gatekeeper"

Best Art Direction
The Carters – "Apeshit" (Art Director: Jan Houllevigue and the Louvre)
Childish Gambino – "This Is America" (Art Director: Jason Kisvarday)
J. Cole – "ATM" (Art Director: Miles Mullin)
Janelle Monáe – "Make Me Feel" (Art Director: Pepper Nguyen)
Taylor Swift – "Look What You Made Me Do" (Art Director: Brett Hess)
SZA – "The Weekend" (Art Directors: SZA and Solange)

Best Choreography
Camila Cabello (featuring Young Thug) – "Havana" (Choreographers: Calvit Hodge, Sara Bivens and Galen Hooks)
The Carters – "Apeshit" (Choreographers: Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and JaQuel Knight)
Childish Gambino – "This Is America" (Choreographer: Sherrie Silver)
Dua Lipa – "IDGAF" (Choreographer: Marion Motin)
Bruno Mars (featuring Cardi B) – "Finesse (Remix)" (Choreographers: Phil Tayag and Bruno Mars)
Justin Timberlake – "Filthy" (Choreographers: Marty Kudelka, AJ Harpold, Tracey Phillips and Ivan Koumaev)

Best Cinematography
Alessia Cara – "Growing Pains" (Director of Photography: Pau Castejón)
The Carters – "Apeshit" (Director of Photography: Benoît Debie)
Childish Gambino – "This Is America" (Director of Photography: Larkin Seiple)
Eminem (featuring Ed Sheeran) – "River" (Directors of Photography: Frank Mobilio and Patrick Meller)
Ariana Grande – "No Tears Left to Cry" (Director of Photography: Scott Cunningham)
Shawn Mendes – "In My Blood" (Director of Photography: Jonathan Sela)

Best Direction
The Carters – "Apeshit" (Director: Ricky Saix)
Childish Gambino – "This Is America" (Director: Hiro Murai)
Drake – "God's Plan" (Director: Karena Evans)
Shawn Mendes – "In My Blood" (Director: Jay Martin)
Ed Sheeran – "Perfect" (Director: Jason Koenig)
Justin Timberlake (featuring Chris Stapleton) – "Say Something" (Director: Arturo Perez Jr.)

Best Editing
The Carters – "Apeshit" (Editors: Taylor Ward and Sam Ostrove)
Childish Gambino – "This Is America" (Editor: Ernie Gilbert)
Bruno Mars (featuring Cardi B) – "Finesse (Remix)" (Editor: Jacquelyn London)
Janelle Monáe – "Make Me Feel" (Editor: Deji Laray)
N.E.R.D and Rihanna – "Lemon" (Editor: Taylor Ward)
Taylor Swift – "Look What You Made Me Do" (Editor: Chancler Haynes for Cosmo)

Best Visual Effects
Avicii (featuring Rita Ora) – "Lonely Together" (Visual Effects: KPP)
Eminem (featuring Beyoncé) – "Walk on Water" (Visual Effects: Rich Lee for Drive Studios)
Ariana Grande – "No Tears Left to Cry" (Visual Effects: Vidal and Loris Paillier at BUF Paris)
Kendrick Lamar and SZA – "All the Stars" (Visual Effects: Loris Paillier at BUF Paris)
Maroon 5 – "Wait" (Visual Effects: Timber)
Taylor Swift – "Look What You Made Me Do" (Visual Effects: Ingenuity Studios)

Song of the Summer
Cardi B, Bad Bunny and J Balvin – "I Like It"
DJ Khaled (featuring Justin Bieber, Chance the Rapper and Quavo) – "No Brainer"
Drake – "In My Feelings"
Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa – "One Kiss"
Juice Wrld – "Lucid Dreams"
Ella Mai – "Boo'd Up"
Post Malone – "Better Now"
Maroon 5 (featuring Cardi B) – "Girls Like You"

Source | Photo Credit: mtv.com/vma