2015 MTV Video Music Awards

The 2015 MTV Video Music Awards was held on August 30, 2015. The 32nd installment of the event was held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, and hosted by Miley Cyrus.


  • Video of the Year – Taylor Swift (featuring Kendrick Lamar) — “Bad Blood”
  • Best Male Video – Mark Ronson (featuring Bruno Mars) — “Uptown Funk”
  • Best Female Video – Taylor Swift — “Blank Space”
  • Artist to Watch – Fetty Wap — “Trap Queen”
  • Best Pop Video – Taylor Swift — “Blank Space”
  • Best Rock Video – Fall Out Boy — “Uma Thurman”
  • Best Hip-Hop Video – Nicki Minaj — “Anaconda”
  • Best Collaboration – Taylor Swift (featuring Kendrick Lamar) — “Bad Blood”
  • Best Direction – Kendrick Lamar — “Alright” (Directors: Colin Tilley and the Little Homies)
  • Best Choreography – OK Go — “I Won’t Let You Down” (Choreographer: OK Go, air:man and Mori Harano)
  • Best Visual Effects – Skrillex and Diplo (featuring Justin Bieber) — “Where Are Ü Now” (Visual Effects: Brewer)
  • Best Art Direction – Snoop Dogg — “So Many Pros” (Art Director: Jason Fijal)
  • Best Editing – Beyoncé — “7/11” (Editors: Beyoncé, Ed Burke and Jonathan Wing)
  • Best Cinematography – Flying Lotus (featuring Kendrick Lamar)“Never Catch Me” (Director of Photography: Larkin Seiple)
  • Best Video with a Social Message – Big Sean (featuring Kanye West and John Legend)“One Man Can Change the World”
  • Song of Summer – 5 Seconds of Summer — “She’s Kinda Hot”