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This year's 'VMAJ' to be hosted by T.M.Revolution, Michishige Sayumi and w-inds.

March 28, 2014 @ 6:05 pm
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MTV's music awards ceremony 'MTV VMAJ 2014' will be held on June 14 at Maihama Amphitheater in Chiba Prefecture. The event's MCs, first line-up of performing artists, and nominated works have been revealed.

This upcoming event will mark the 13th VMAJ. The awards ceremony MCs will be Michishige Sayumi (Morning Musume.'14), T.M.Revolution, and w-inds.. The three artists have been leading the J-POP scene and attracting attention from fans overseas. They will host the ceremony utilizing each of their distinct qualities.

The first line-up of performing artists include Berryz Kobo, E-girls, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, and Miura Daichi. More details on the live acts, as well as guest celebrities and ticket purchases will be revealed at a later date. The awards ceremony will live stream via MTV at 6:00 pm on the event day, and will also receive streaming via VMAJ's official website.

This year, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu, who took home two awards last year, has been nominated for 'Best Pop Video', 'Best Album of the Year', and 'Best Karaoke Song'. The complete list of categories and nominees can be seen below.

The winners will be chosen by totaling the amount of votes and number of views for the videos. Voting will take place until May 28 through VMAJ's official website


SEE ALSO: Michishige Sayumi joins Twitter

[Best Male Video]

?Justin Timberlake - "Take Back the Night"
?MIYAVI - "Horizon"
?Naoto Inti Raymi - "Koi Suru Kisetsu" 
?Robon Thicke - "Blurred Lines feat. T.I. & PHARRELL"

[Best Female Video]

?Amuro Namie - "Ballerina"
?Beyonce - "Drunk in Love feat. JAY-Z"
?Katy Perry - "Roar"
?Miley Cyrus - "We Can't Stop"
?Sheena Ringo - "Irohanihoheto"

[Best Group Video]
?Ikimonogakari - "Egao"
?Momoiro Clover Z - "GOUNN"
?One Direction - "Story of My Life"
?Sandaime J Soul Brothers from EXILE TRIBE - "SO RIGHT"
?Thirty Seconds from Mars - "Up in the Air"

[Best New Artist Video]

?Ariana Grande - "Baby I"
?KANA-BOON - "Seijya Hissui no Ri, Okotowari"
?Katahira Rina - "Onna no Ko wa Nakanai"
?Lorde - "Royals"
?The Strypes - "Mystery Man"

[Best Video of the Year]

?Amuro Namie - "Ballerina"
?EXILE - "EXILE PRIDE ~Konna Sekai wo Aisuru Tame~"
?Katy Perry - "Roar"
?Lady Gaga - "Applause"
?Mr.Children - "REM"

[Best Rock Video]

?Arctic Monkeys - "One for the Road"
?ONE OK ROCK - "Be the light"
?RADWIMPS - "Last Virgin"
?Sakanaction - "Goodbye"
?Vampire Weekend - "Diane Young"

[Best Pop Video]
?Icona Pop - "I Love it feat. CHARLI XCX"
?Kyary Pamyu Pamyu - "Mottai Night Land"
?Lady Gaga - "Applause"
?Nishino Kana - "Believe"

[Best R&B Video]

?Beyonce - "Drunk in Love feat. JAY-Z"
?Kato Miliyah - "Lonely Hearts"
?Miura Daichi - "I'm On Fire"
?Pharrell Williams - "Happy"
?The Weeknd - "Belong to the World"

[Best Hip Hop Video]
?Eminem - "Berzerk"
?JAY-Z - "Holy Grail feat. JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE"
?Macklemore & Ryan Lewis - "Same Love"
?SKY-HI - "Ai Bloom"

[Best Reggae Video]

?FIRE BALL - "Everything's So Nice"
?lecca - "Sky is the Limit feat.RHYMESTER"
?Sean Paul - "Turn it Up"
?Snoop Lion - "Ashtrays & Heartbreaks feat. MILEY CYRUS"
?Wakadanna - "LIFE IS MOUNTAIN"

[Best Dance Video]
?Avicii - "Wake Me Up"
?Daft Punk - "Lose Yourself to Dance feat. PHARRELL WILLIAMS & NILE RODGERS"
?Disclosure - "F for You"
?Perfume - "Magic of Love"
?tofubeats - "No.1 feat. G.RINA"

[Best Video from a Film]

?BUMP OF CHICKEN - "Niji wo Motsu Hito" from 'Gatchaman'

?Hoshino Gen - "Jigoku de Naze Warui" from 'Jigoku de Naze Warui'
?Metallica - "Master of Puppets" from 'Metallica Through the Never'
?2 Chainz, Wiz Khalifa - "We Own It (Fast & Furious)" from 'Fast & Furious 6'
? - "Bang Bang" from 'The Great Gatsby'

[Best Collaboration Video]

?Jennifer Lopez - "Live it Up feat. PITBULL"
?MAN WITH A MISSION - "database feat. TAKUMA (10-FEET)"
?Robin Thicke - "Blurred Lines feat. T.I. & PHARRELL"
?SOIL & "PIMP" SESSIONS and Sheena Ringo - "Koroshiya Kiki Ippatsu"
?T.M.Revolution譓izuki Nana - "Preserved Roses"

[Best Album of the Year]

?Beyonce - "BEYONCE"
?Kyary Pamyu Pamyu - "Nanda Collection"
?Maximum the Hormone - "Yoshu Fukushu"
?Sandaime J Soul Brothers from EXILE TRIBE - "BLUE IMPACT"

[Best Karaokee! Song]

?Avril Lavigne - "Rock N Roll"
?Kera Kera - "Star Loveration"
?Kyary Pamyu Pamyu - "Mottai Night Land"
?One Direction - "Story of My Life"

[Best Choreography]

?AKB48 - "Koi Suru Fortune Cookie"
?E-girls - "Gomennasai no Kissing you"
?Gouriki Ayame - "Tomodachi Yori Daiji na Hito"
?Justin Timberlake - "Take Back the Night"
?Sara Bareilles - "Brave"

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路 Posted April 3, 2014 @ 12:07 am

i never care about the VMAJ but... Sayu is MCs!!!!! i'm so happy!!!! i'm sure she will be awesome!! ^^


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路 Posted March 29, 2014 @ 1:16 pm

That would mean 5 hosts? That's too many imo but I guess they need to pull out all the stops.


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路 Posted March 29, 2014 @ 12:07 am




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路 Posted March 28, 2014 @ 11:19 pm

MTV VMAJ is making a great decision to choose Sayu as MC...


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路 Posted March 28, 2014 @ 11:16 pm

Omg. where's 2PM, Shoujo Jidai and Tohoshinki

路 Posted March 28, 2014 @ 11:21 pm
who cares... VMAJ=Video Music Awards Japan
路 Posted March 29, 2014 @ 1:15 pm
remaining irrelevant...

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路 Posted March 28, 2014 @ 8:51 pm

SAYU!!!!!!!!! Should be good, there arent many people more reliable or well spoken than Michishige Sayumi.. She's a genius at MC's as well as improve and is used to doing it in front of large crowds


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路 Posted March 28, 2014 @ 7:37 pm

w-inds! YAY. I hope E-Girls win. :)


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路 Posted March 28, 2014 @ 6:49 pm

TMR & Nana! But I prefer Kakumei Dualism, though.

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