The 2016 Video Music Awards Nominees Are In!

You won't believe who was TOTALLY left off the nominee list this year!

According to numerous sources, and an MTV confirmation, the nominees for the 2016 Video Music Awards are officially in as of yesterday.  Here's a few of the biggest awards listed for the VMA's:

The nominees are:

Video Of The Year: 



Sorry// Justin Bieber

Hotline Bling// Drake 

Famous// Kanye West 

Best Female Video:

Cheap Thrills// Sia

Hold Up// Beyonce

Into You// Ariana Grande 

Hello// Adele 

Work// Rihanna ft. Drake 


Best Male Video:

 Hotline Bling // Drake 

 Don't // Bryson Tiller

 This Is What You Came For// Calvin Harris ft. Rihanna

 Famous// Kanye West 

Can't Feel My Face // The Weeknd 

Best Pop Video:

 Wild Things//Alessia Cara

Hello// Adele

Sorry// Justin Bieber 

Into You// Ariana Grande 

 Formation// Beyonce 

Best Hip Hop Video:

Hotline Bling// Drake 

 Panda// Desiigner 

Don't// Bryson Tiller 

Angels//Chance the Rapper featuring Saba

Watch Out// 2 Chainz 

Best Rock Video

Missing You// All Time Low 

 Adventure of A Lifetime// Coldplay 

 Irresistible// Fall Out Boy ft Demi Lovato  

Heathens// Twenty One Pilots 

Victorious// Panic! At The Disco 

Best Collab:

 Freedom// Beyonce featuring Kendrick Lamar

Work from Home// Fifth Harmony featuring Ty Dolla $ign

Let Me Love You//Ariana Grande featuring Lil Wayne

This Is What You Came For//Calvin Harris featuring Rihanna

Work//Rihanna featuring Drake

Anybody notice anything different?

If you couldn't guess already... Taylor Swift is NO WHERE to be found on the VMA's nominee lists in any category. However, ex boyfriend Calvin Harris is predicted to rack up a few, and of course Kanye is nominated for none other than his Famous video. 


The 2016  MTV Video Music Awards will take place at Madison Square Garden in New York City on August 28th.