VMA 2015 Winners

Video of the Year

Taylor Swift f/ Kendrick Lamar
Bad Blood
  • Beyoncé
    7/11
  • Ed Sheeran
    Thinking Out Loud
  • Kendrick Lamar
    Alright
  • Mark Ronson f/ Bruno Mars
    Uptown Funk

Artist to Watch

Fetty Wap
Trap Queen
  • FKA Twigs
    Pendulum
  • George Ezra
    Budapest
  • James Bay
    Hold Back The River
  • Vance Joy
    Riptide

Best Hip Hop Video

Nicki Minaj
Anaconda
  • Big Sean
    IDFWU
  • Fetty Wap
    Trap Queen
  • Kendrick Lamar
    Alright
  • Wiz Khalifa f/ Charlie Puth
    See You Again

Best Male Video

Mark Ronson f/ Bruno Mars
Uptown Funk
  • Ed Sheeran
    Thinking Out Loud
  • Kendrick Lamar
    Alright
  • Nick Jonas
    Chains
  • The Weeknd
    Earned It

Best Female Video

Taylor Swift
Blank Space
  • Beyoncé
    7/11
  • Ellie Goulding
    Love Me Like You Do
  • Nicki Minaj
    Anaconda
  • Sia
    Elastic Heart

Best Pop Video

Taylor Swift
Blank Space
  • Beyoncé
    7/11
  • Ed Sheeran
    Thinking Out Loud
  • Mark Ronson f/ Bruno Mars
    Uptown Funk
  • Maroon 5
    Sugar

Best Rock Video

Fall Out Boy
Uma Thurman
  • Arctic Monkeys
    Why'd You Only Call Me When You're High?
  • Florence + The Machine
    Ship To Wreck
  • Hozier
    Take Me To Church
  • Walk The Moon
    Shut Up And Dance

Best Collaboration

Taylor Swift f/ Kendrick Lamar
Bad Blood
  • Ariana Grande f/ The Weeknd
    Love Me Harder
  • Jessie J & Ariana Grande & Nicki Minaj
    Bang Bang
  • Mark Ronson f/ Bruno Mars
    Uptown Funk
  • Wiz Khalifa f/ Charlie Puth
    See You Again

Best Video with a Social Message

Big Sean f/ Kanye West & John Legend
One Man Can Change The World
  • Colbie Caillat
    Try
  • Jennifer Hudson
    I Still Love You
  • Rihanna
    American Oxygen
  • Wale
    The White Shoes

Song of Summer

5 Seconds Of Summer
She's Kinda Hot
  • David Guetta f/ Nicki Minaj, Bebe Rexha & Afrojack
    Hey Mama
  • Demi Lovato
    Cool For The Summer
  • Fetty Wap f/ Monty
    My Way
  • Fifth Harmony f/ Kid Ink
    Worth It
  • Major Lazer & DJ Snake f/ MO
    Lean On
  • OMI
    Cheerleader
  • Taylor Swift f/ Kendrick Lamar
    Bad Blood
  • Selena Gomez f/ ASAP Rocky
    Good For You
  • Silento
    Watch Me
  • Skrillex & Diplo w/ Justin Bieber
    Where Are U Now
  • The Weeknd
    I Can't Feel My Face

Best Cinematography

Flying Lotus
Never Catch Me
  • Alt-J
    Left Hand Free
  • Ed Sheeran
    Thinking Out Loud
  • FKA Twigs
    Two Weeks
  • Taylor Swift f/ Kendrick Lamar
    Bad Blood

Best Editing

Beyoncé
7/11
  • A$AP Rocky
    L$D
  • Ed Sheeran
    Don't
  • Skrillex & Diplo w/ Justin Bieber
    Where Are U Now
  • Taylor Swift f/ Kendrick Lamar
    Bad Blood

Best Choreography

Ok GO
I Won't Let You Down
  • Beyoncé
    7/11
  • Chet Faker
    Gold
  • Ed Sheeran
    Don't
  • Flying Lotus f/ Kendrick Lamar
    Never Catch Me

Best Direction

Kendrick Lamar
Alright
  • Childish Gambino
    Sober
  • Hozier
    Take Me To Church
  • Mark Ronson f/ Bruno Mars
    Uptown Funk
  • Taylor Swift f/ Kendrick Lamar
    Bad Blood

Best Art Direction

Snoop Dogg
So Many Pros
  • The Chemical Brothers
    Go
  • Jack White
    Would You Fight For My Love
  • Skrillex & Diplo w/ Justin Bieber
    Where Are U Now
  • Taylor Swift f/ Kendrick Lamar
    Bad Blood

Best Visual Effects

Skrillex & Diplo w/ Justin Bieber
Where Are U Now
  • Childish Gambino
    Telegraph Ave.
  • FKA Twigs
    Two Weeks
  • Tyler, The Creator
    F****** Young/Death Camp
  • Taylor Swift f/ Kendrick Lamar
    Bad Blood

Video Vanguard Award