See the Full List of 2010 MTV VMA Nominees!

Entertainment Aug. 3, 2010 AT 10:49AM
See the Full List of 2010 MTV VMA Nominees! Credit: James Devaney/WireImage.com; George Pimentel/WireImage.com; Frederick Breedon/WireImage.com

It's a rock, pop, country and hip-hop showdown!

UsMagazine.com has a sneak peek at the nominees in two categories for this year's MTV Video Awards. Lady Gaga leads the pack with 13 nominations, while Eminem is close behind with 8 chances to score a Moonman.

BEST FEMALE VIDEO:
- "Bad Romance" - Lady Gaga
- "Tik Tok" - Ke$ha
- "California Gurls" - Katy Perry
- "Video Phone (extend remix)" -- Beyonce featuring Lady Gaga
- "Fifteen" - Taylor Swift

PHOTOS: Katy Perry's cleavage-smushing style

BEST NEW ARTIST:
- "Tik Tok" -- Ke$ha
- "Baby" -- Justin Bieber featuring Ludacris
- "In My Head" -- Jason Derulo
- "Massive Attack" -- Nicki Minaj featuring Sean Garrett
- "The Ghost Inside" -- Broken Bells

Broadcast live from Los Angeles, this year's VMAs get underway Sept. 12 at 9 p.m. Other nominees include:

BEST COLLABORATION
- "Airplanes" - B.o.B featuring Hayley Williams
- "Video Phone (Extended Remix)" - Beyonce featuring Lady Gaga
- "Telephone" - Lady Gaga featuring Beyonce
- "My First Kiss" - 3OH!3 featuring Ke$ha
- "Empire State of Mind" - Jay-Z and Alicia Keys
 
BEST MALE VIDEO
- "Not Afraid" - Eminem
- "Airplanes" - B.o.B  featuring Hayley Williams 
- "In My Head" - Jason Derulo   
 
BEST HIP-HOP VIDEO
- "Airplanes" - B.o.B featuring Hayley Williams
- "Forever" - Drake, Kanye West, Lil Wayne & Eminem
- "Pursuit Of Happiness" - Kid Cudi featuring MGMT & Ratatat

BEST POP VIDEO
- "Bad Romance" - Lady Gaga   
- "Tik Tok" - Ke$ha
- "Nothing on You" - B.o.B featuring Bruno Mars

PHOTOS: Lady Gaga's craziest styles

BEST ROCK VIDEO
- "Kings and Queens" - 30 Seconds To Mars
- "Ignorance" - Paramore
- "Flash Delirium" - MGMT
 
BEST DANCE MUSIC VIDEO
- "Bad Romance" - Lady Gaga   
- "Evacuate The Dancefloor" - Cascada
- "OMG" - Usher featuring Will.I.Am

VIDEO OF THE YEAR
- "Bad Romance" - Lady Gaga 
- "Kings and Queens" - 30 Seconds To Mars
- "Not Afraid" - Eminem 

PHOTOS: Last year's wildest VMA moments

BEST ART DIRECTION
- "Bad Romance" - Lady Gaga
- "Not Afraid" - Eminem
- "Video Phone (Extended Remix)" - Beyonce featuring Lady Gaga     

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY
- "Bad Romance" - Lady Gaga
- "Telephone" - Lady Gaga featuring Beyonce
- "Video Phone (Extended Remix)" - Beyonce featuring Lady Gaga
- "OMG" - Usher featuring Will.I.Am
- "Tightrope" - Janelle Monae featuring Big Boi

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
- "Not Afraid" - Eminem
- "Empire State of Mind" - Jay-Z and Alicia Keys
- "Bad Romance" - Lady Gaga
- "Little Lion Man" - Mumford and Sons
- "Dog Days Are Over" - Florence + The Machine

BEST DIRECTION
- "Empire State of Mind" - Jay-Z and Alicia Keys
- "Bad Romance" - Lady Gaga
- "Not Afraid" - Eminem
- "Kings and Queens" - 30 Seconds To Mars

PHOTOS: Worst VMA looks of all time

BEST EDITING
- "Bad Romance" - Lady Gaga
- "Not Afraid" - Eminem
- "Rude Boy" - Rihanna
- "Animal" - Miike Snow

BEST SFX (SPECIAL EFFECTS)
- "Bad Romance" - Lady Gaga
- "Not Afraid" - Eminem
- "Uprising" - Muse
- "21st Century Breakdown" - Green Day
- "Symphonies" - Dan Black

BREAKTHROUGH VIDEO
- "Symphonies" - Dan Black
- "Stylo" - Gorillaz featuring Bobby Womack and Mos Def
- "Strawberry Swing" - Coldplay
- "Tighten Up" - The Black Keys

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