Here’s Everything You Need to Know About the 2016 MuchMusic Video Awards Tonight

The 2016 MuchMusic Video Awards are less than two hours away!

To get you ready for the big night, Celeb Secrets is giving you the scoop on what’s to come for Canada’s biggest night in music.

The annual award show will be hosted by supermodel Gigi Hadid and will feature performances by Macklemore & Ryan LewisNick JonasAlessia CaraFifth HarmonyTegan and SaraHailee Steinfeld with Shawn HookShawn MendesRuth BColeman HellDesiigner, HedleyJames Bay and July Talk.

Presenters throughout the evening include Amber RoseBethany MotaNash GrierLilly SinghCameron DallasSonRealHailey BaldwinAlx VelizSofia CarsonAshley BensonShay MitchellTyler PoseyLucy HaleRobbie AmellMarianas Trench, Jus Reign and Shemar Moore.

The 2016 MuchMusic Video Awards will take place LIVE from MuchMusic HQ in Downtown Toronto, ON, at 9PM ET/PT on Much.

Stay tuned for updates from the red carpet and more by following us on Twitter at @CelebSecrets4U!

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Check out the full list of nominees… who do you think will win big?

Video of the Year
Alessia Cara – “Here”
Belly (featuring The Weeknd) – “Might Not”
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Grimes – “Flesh without Blood”
Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello – “I Know What You Did Last Summer”

Best Post Production
Kaytranada – “Lite Spots”
Majid Jordan – “Every Step Every Way”
Naturally Born Strangers – “Jameson Ave”
Pup – “Dark Days”
Purity Ring – “Heartsigh”

Best EDM/Dance Video
DVBBS – “White Clouds”
Grandtheft (featuring Lowell) – “Quit This City”
Keys N Krates (featuring Katy B) – “Save Me”
Thugli – “Sic Em”
Zeds Dead (featuring Memorecks) – “Collapse 2.0″

Best Director
Drake – “Hotline Bling” (Director: Director X)
Grimes – “Flesh without Blood” (Director: Claire Boucher)
Majid Jordan – “Something About You” (Director: Common Good)
Kalle Mattson – “Avalanche” (Director: Philip Sportel)
Young Empires – “The Gates” (Director: Amos LeBlanc)

Best Pop Video
Alessia Cara – “Here”
Coleman Hell – “2 Heads”
Hedley – “Lose Control”
Shawn Hook – “Relapse”
Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello – “I Know What You Did Last Summer”

Best Rock/Alternative Video
City and Colour – “Wasted Love”
Metric – “The Shade”
Monster Truck – “Don’t Tell Me How to Live”
The Sheepdogs – “I’m Gonna Be Myself”
The Strumbellas – “Spirits”

Best Hip-Hop Video
Belly (featuring The Weeknd) – “Might Not”
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Jazz Cartier – “The Valley/Dead or Alive”
John River – “Get Down”
SonReal – “Whoa Nilly”

Best MuchFACT Video
Belly (featuring The Weeknd) – “Might Not”
Humans – “Water Water”
Majid Jordan (featuring Drake) – “My Love”
SonReal – “Whoa Nilly”
Young Empires – “The Gates”

iHeartRadio International Artist of the Year
Adele – “Hello”
James Bay – “Let It Go”
Nick Jonas – “Close”
Rihanna – “Work”
Selena Gomez – “Hands to Myself”
Sia – “Cheap Thrills”
Taylor Swift – “Bad Blood”
Zayn – “Pillowtalk”
Ariana Grande – “Dangerous Woman”
Kanye West – “Only One”

Most Buzzworthy Canadian
Alessia Cara – “Here”
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Justin Bieber – “What Do You Mean?”
Shawn Mendes – “Stitches”
The Weeknd – “Can’t Feel My Face”

Most Buzzworthy International Artist or Group
Adele – “Hello”
Fifth Harmony – “Work from Home”
Hailee Steinfeld – “Rock Bottom”
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – “Downtown”
Nick Jonas – “Close”
Rihanna – “Work”
Selena Gomez – “Hands to Myself”
Sia – “Cheap Thrills”
Taylor Swift – “Bad Blood”
Zayn – “Pillowtalk”

Best New Canadian Artist
Alessia Cara – “Here”
Coleman Hell – “2 Heads”
Dan Talevski – “Knock Me Off My Feet”
Jazz Cartier – “Wake Me Up When It’s Over”
Ria Mae – “Clothes Off”

iHeartRadio International Duo or Group
Coldplay – “Adventure of a Lifetime”
Disclosure – “Magnets”
Fifth Harmony – “Work from Home”
Jack Ü – “Where Are Ü Now”
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis – “Downtown”
Major Lazer – “Powerful”
One Direction – “Drag Me Down”
Tame Impala – “Let It Happen”
The Chainsmokers – “Roses”
Twenty One Pilots – “Stressed Out”

iHeartRadio Canadian Single of the Year
Alessia Cara – “Here”
Coleman Hell – “2 Heads”
Justin Bieber – “Sorry”
Shawn Mendes – “Stitches”
The Weeknd – “Can’t Feel My Face”

Fan Fave Video
Alessia Cara – “Here”
Drake – “Hotline Bling”
Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello – “I Know What You Did Last Summer”
Grimes – “Flesh without Blood”
Hedley – “Lose Control”

Fan Fave Artist or Group
Drake
Justin Bieber
Shawn Mendes
The Weeknd
Alessia Cara

Fan Fave International Artist or Group
Adele
Zayn
Taylor Swift
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Fifth Harmony

Fan Fave Vine Musician
Ruth B
Marks Records
Jeffrey Miller
Rajiv Dhall
Kenzie Nimmo

 

Written by Juliet Schroder

Juliet Schroder

Juliet is the founder and executive producer/host of Celeb Secrets and Celeb Secrets Country. When not reporting on the latest news in pop culture and country music, she enjoys traveling, spending time with friends and family, and exploring the latest fashion trends.

Juliet holds a B.S. in marketing from St. John's University.

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