MTV Video Music Awards 2006

The MTV 2006 Music Video Awards are open for voting from the public, in preparation for the awards night on Thursday August 31. Video of the Year nominations are Christina Aguilera’s Aint No Other Man, Madonna’s Hung Up, Panic! At The Disco’s I Write Sins Not Tragedies, Red Hot Chili Peppers Dani California, and Shakira/Wyclef Hips Don’t Lie. Other nominations are as follows.


Video of the Year

Best Male Video

    James Blunt: You’re Beautiful (winner)
    Busta Rhymes f/ Lloyd Banks, Mary J. Blige, DMX “Touch It (Remix)”
    Nick Lachey: What’ Left of Me
    T.I. What You Know
    Kanye West/Jamie Foxx: Gold Digger

Best Female Video

Best Group Video

Best Rap Video

    50 Cent: Window Shopper
    Busta Rhymes f/ Lloyd Banks, Mary J. Blige, DMX “Touch It (Remix)”
    Chamillionaire: Ridin’ (winner)
    T.I.: What You Know
    Yung Joc f/ Nitty: It’s Goin Down

Best R&B Video

    Beyonce f/ Slim Thu & Bun B: Check On it (winner)
    Mary J. Blige: Be Without You
    Chris Brown: Yo! Excuse Me Miss
    Mariah Carey: Shake it off
    Jamie Foxx f/ Ludacris: Unpredictable

Best Hip Hop Video

    Black Eyed peas: My Humps (winner)
    Common: Testify
    Daddy Yankee: Rompe
    Three 6 Mafia f/ Young Buck, Eightball & MJG: Stay Fly
    Kanye West f/ Jamie Foxx: Gold Digger

Best Dance Video

Best Rock Video

Best Pop Video

Best New Artist in A Video

Viewer’s Choice

Best Video Game Soundtrack

    Burnout Revenge: Electronic Arts
    Driver: Parallel Lines: Atari
    Fight Night Round 3: Electronic Arts
    Marc Ecko’s Getting Up: Atari (winner)
    NBA 2K6: 2K Games

Best Video Game Score

    Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion (winner)
    Electroplankton: User Generated Soundtrack
    Dreamfall: The Longest Journey: Leon Willett
    Ghost Recon: Advanced Warfighter: Tom Salta
    Hitman: Blood Money: Jesper Kyd

Best Direction in A Video

Best Choreography in a Video

Best Special Effects in a Video

    Angels & Airwaves: The Adventure
    Beck: Hell Yes
    Missy Elliott: We Run This (winner)
    Pearl Jam: Life Wasted
    U2: Original of the Species

Best Art Direction in a Video

Best Editing in A Video

Best Cinematography in a Video