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2011 MTV Video Music Awards nominees: Videos at a glance


Adele – Rolling In the deep

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Tyler, the Creator – Yonkers

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Katy Perry Firework

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Bruno Mars – Grenade

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Beastie Boys – Make Some Noise

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Check out all the nominees below and tell us who you’re rooting for during the 2011 MTV Video Music Awards!

2011 MTV Video Music Awards nominees

Video of the Year

Adele – Rolling in the Deep

Tyler, the Creator – Yonkers

Katy Perry – Firework

Bruno Mars – Grenade

Beastie Boys – Make Some Noise

Best Female Video

Adele – Rolling in the Deep

Katy Perry – Firework

Beyonce – Run the World (Girls)

Nicki Minaj – Super Bass

Lady Gaga – Born This Way

Best Male Video

Cee Lo Green – F*** You

Eminem feat Rihanna – Love the Way You Lie

Bruno Mars – Grenade

Kanye West feat Rihanna and Kid Cudi – All of the Lights

Justin Bieber – U Smile

Best Hip Hop Video

Lil Wayne feat Cory Gunz – 6 Foot, 7 Foot

Kanye West feat Rihanna and Kid Cudi – All of the Lights

Chris Brown feat Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes – Look at Me Now

Nicki Minaj – Super Bass

Lupe Fiasco – The Show Goes On

Best New Artist

Foster the People – Pump Up Kicks

Wiz Khalifa – Black and Yellow

Tyler, the Creator – Yonkers

Big Sean feat Chris Brown – My Last

Kreayshawn – Gucci Gucci

Best Pop Video

Adele – Rolling in the Deep

Bruno Mars – Grenade

Pitbull feat Ne-Yo, Nayer and Afrojack – Give Me Everything

Katy Perry – Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.)

Britney Spears – Till the World Ends

Best Rock Video

The Black Keys – Howlin For You

Foo Fighters – Walk

Foster the People – Pumped Up Kicks

Mumford & Sons – The Cave

Cage the Elephant – Shake Me Down

Best Collaboration

Pitbull feat Ne-Yo, Nayer and Afrojack – Give Me Everything

Chris Brown feat Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes – Look at Me Now

Kanye West feat Rihanna and Kid Cudi – All of the Lights

Katy Perry feat Kanye West – E.T.

Nicki Minaj feat Drake – Moment 4 Life

Best Video With A Message

Eminem feat Rihanna – Love The Way You Lie

Katy Perry – Firework

Lady GagaBorn This Way

Pink – F****** Perfect

Rise Against – Make it Stop

Taylor Swift – Mean


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