MTV Video Music Awards 2011

MTV Video Music Awards 2011

Date: August 28, 2011

City: Los Angeles

Venue: Nokia Theatre

MTV Video Music Awards 2011

Video of the Year

  • Adele - 'Rolling in the Deep'
  • Beastie Boys - 'Make Some Noise'
  • Bruno Mars - 'Grenade'
  • Katy Perry - 'Firework'
  • Tyler, the Creator - 'Yonkers'

Best Pop Video

  • Adele - 'Rolling in the Deep'
  • Britney Spears - 'Till The World Ends'
  • Bruno Mars - 'Grenade'
  • Katy Perry - 'Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F)'
  • Pitbull featuring Ne-Yo, Nayer and Afrojack - 'Give Me Everything'

Best Rock Video

  • Cage the Elephant - 'Shake Me Down'
  • Foo Fighters - 'Walk'
  • Foster the People - 'Pumped Up Kicks'
  • Mumford & Sons - 'The Cave'
  • The Black Keys - 'Howlin' For You'

Best Hip-Hop Video

  • Chris Brown featuring Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes - 'Look at Me Now'
  • Kanye West featuring Rihanna and Kid Cudi - 'All Of The Lights'
  • Lil Wayne - '6 Foot, 7 Foot'
  • Lupe Fiasco - 'The Show Goes On'
  • Nicki Minaj - 'Super Bass'

Best Male Video

  • Bruno Mars - 'Grenade'
  • Cee Lo Green - 'F**k You'
  • Eminem featuring Rihanna - 'Love the Way You Lie'
  • Justin Bieber - 'U Smile'
  • Kanye West featuring Rihanna and Kid Cudi - 'All Of The Lights'

Best Female Video

  • Adele - 'Rolling In The Deep'
  • Beyonce - 'Run the World (Girls)'
  • Katy Perry - 'Firework'
  • Lady GaGa - 'Born This Way'
  • Nicki Minaj - 'Super Bass'

Best New Artist

  • Big Sean featuring Chris Brown - 'My Last'
  • Foster the People - 'Pumped Up Kicks'
  • Kreayshawn - 'Gucci Gucci'
  • Tyler, the Creator - 'Yonkers'
  • Wiz Khalifa - 'Black and Yellow'

Best Collaboration

  • Chris Brown featuring Lil Wayne and Busta Rhymes - 'Look At Me Now'
  • Kanye West featuring Rihanna and Kid Cudi - 'All Of The Lights'
  • Katy Perry featuring Kanye West - 'E.T'
  • Nicki Minaj featuring Drake - 'Moment 4 Life'
  • Pitbull featuring Ne-Yo, Nayer and Afrojack - 'Give Me Everything'

Best Art Direction

  • Adele - 'Rolling in the Deep'
  • Death Cab for Cutie - 'You Are a Tourist'
  • Kanye West featuring Dwele - 'Power'
  • Katy Perry featuring Kanye West - 'E.T'
  • Lady GaGa - 'Judas'

Best Choreography

  • Beyonce - 'Run the World (Girls)'
  • Britney Spears - 'Till the World Ends'
  • Bruno Mars - 'The Lazy Song'
  • Lady GaGa - 'Judas'
  • LMFAO featuring Lauren Bennett and Goon - 'Party Rock Anthem'

Best Cinematography

  • 30 Seconds to Mars - 'Hurricane'
  • Adele - 'Rolling in the Deep'
  • Beyoncé - 'Run the World (Girls)'
  • Eminem featuring Rihanna - 'Love the Way You Lie'
  • Katy Perry - 'Teenage Dream'

Best Direction

  • 30 Seconds to Mars - 'Hurricane'
  • Adele - 'Rolling in the Deep'
  • Beastie Boys - 'Make Some Noise'
  • Eminem featuring Rihanna - 'Love the Way You Lie'
  • Katy Perry featuring Kanye West - 'E.T'

Best Editing

  • 30 Seconds to Mars - 'Hurricane'
  • Adele - 'Rolling in the Deep'
  • Kanye West featuring Rihanna and Kid Cudi - 'All of the Lights'
  • Katy Perry featuring Kanye West - 'E.T'
  • Manchester Orchestra - 'Simple Math'

Best Special Effects

  • Chromeo - 'Don't Turn the Lights On'
  • Kanye West featuring Dwele - 'Power'
  • Katy Perry featuring Kanye West - 'E.T'
  • Linkin Park - 'Waiting for the End'
  • Manchester Orchestra - 'Simple Math'