May 22, 2014


Drake, Canadian Rockers Hedley Lead 2014 MMVA Nominations

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James Devaney/GC Images

The 25th MuchMusic Video Awards return June 15 in Toronto and today the nominees were announced. Drake and Hedley lead the pack with six nominations each, with hip-hop artist SonReal close behind with five MMVA noms. Arcade Fire and the Weeknd both received four. 

Each of those acts will compete head-to-head for the night's top prize, "Video of the Year." 

Some very familiar faces are nominated for "International Video of the Year Artist": Miley CyrusPharrellLordeTaylor Swift and Selena Gomez will compete in that category. In the "International Group Video of the Year," Mumford & SonsOne DirectionMaroon 5Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Kings of Leon will go at it. 

Nominees Imagine Dragons and Lorde are scheduled to perform at the event. For a full list of the nominees, check out the MMVAs site here