Adele nominated for eight MTV VMA awards 2016

Congrats to Adele who received eight MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) nominations, seven of which are for the Hello video, while the other one is for Send My Love (To Your New Lover)

The full list of her nominations is as follows:

  • Video of the Year – “Hello”
  • Best Female Video – “Hello”
  • Best Pop Video – “Hello”
  • Best Art Direction – “Hello” (Production Designer: Colombe Raby)
  • Best Direction – “Hello” (Director: Xavier Dolan)
  • Best Cinematography – “Hello” (Cinematographer: André Turpin)
  • Best Editing – “Hello” (Editor: Xavier Dolan)
  • Best Visual Effects – “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)” (VFX Editor: Sam Sneade)


The 2016 MTV Video Music Awards will air live from Madison Square Garden in New York City on Sunday, August 28th. This is the first time the event will be held at this iconic venue. The nominations were revealed Tuesday (July 26th) on Facebook Live, and the Video of the Year candidates were painted onto a panoramic mural in New York’s East Village.

All nominations can be found here.

Adele is currently on tour in North America.

Agent contact: Lucy Dickins