Photo of Beyoncé courtesy Parkwood Entertainment

Only hours after revealing that Miley Cyrus will host this year's MTV Video Music Awards, the nominees have been announced.

Each category was shared Tuesday morning on Apple Music's Beats 1 radio; however, a technical glitch of some kind kept many from accessing the app during the announcement.

The likes of Beyoncé, Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar, The Weeknd, Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars, Ariana Grande, Florence + the Machine, Ed Sheeran, James Bay, Alt-J, Big Sean and others are among this year's contenders.

The show will air live at 9 p.m. on Aug. 30.

See the list of nominees below.

Video of the Year

Beyoncé, “7/11”

Ed Sheeran, “Thinking Out Loud”

Taylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar, “Bad Blood”

Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk”

Kendrick Lamar, “Alright”

Best Collaboration

Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk”

Taylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar, “Bad Blood”

Ariana Grande feat. the Weeknd, “Love Me Harder”

Jessie J feat. Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj, “Bang Bang”

Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth, “See You Again”

Best Video with a Social Message

Jennifer Hudson, “I Still Love You”

Colbie Calliat, “Try”

Big Sean, “One Man Can Change the World”

Rihanna, “American Oxygen”

Wale, “The White Shoes”

Best Hip-Hop Video

Fetty Wap, “Trap Queen”

Nicki Minaj, “Anaconda”

Kendrick Lamar, “Alright”

Wiz Khalifa feat. Charlie Puth, “See You Again”

Big Sean, “I Don’t F—k With You”

Best Rock Video

Hozier, “Take Me To Church”

Fall Out Boy, “Centuries”

Florence + the Machine, “Ship to Wreck”

Walk the Moon, “Shut Up and Dance”

Arctic Monkeys, “Why’d You Only Call Me When You’re High”

Best Female Video

Beyoncé, “7/11″

Taylor Swift, “Blank Space”

Sia, “Elastic Heart”

Ellie Goulding, “Love Me Like You Do”

Nicki Minaj, “Anaconda”

Best Male Video

Ed Sheeran, “Thinking Out Loud”

Big Sean, “I Don’t F–k With You”

Nick Jonas, “Chains”

The Weeknd, “Earned It (Fifty Shades of Grey)”

Kendrick Lamar, “Alright”

Best Pop Video

Beyoncé, “7/11”

Ed Sheeran, “Thinking Out Loud”

Taylor Swift, “Blank Space”

Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk”

Maroon 5, “Sugar”

Artist to Watch

Fetty Wap, “Trap Queen”

Vance Joy, “Riptide”

George Ezra, “Budapest”

James Bay, “Hold Back The River”

FKA Twigs, “Pendulum”

Best Art Direction

Taylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar, “Bad Blood” (Charles Infante, art dir.)

Snoop Dogg, “So Many Pros” (Jason Fijal, art dir.)

Jack White, “Would You Fight For My Love?” (Jeff Peterson, art dir.)

The Chemical Brothers, “Go” (Michel Gondry, art dir.)

Skrillex & Diplo feat. Justin Bieber, “Where Are U Now” (Brewer, art dir.)

Best Choreography

Beyonce, “7/11″ (Beyoncé, Chris Grant, choreographers; Additional choreography: Gabriel Valenciano”)

OK Go, “I Won’t Let You Down” (OK Go, air:man, Mori Harano, choreographers)

Chet Faker, “Gold” (Ryan Heffington, choreographer)

Ed Sheeran, “Don’t” (Nappy Tabs, choreographer)

Flying Lotus feat. Kendrick Lamar, “Never Catch Me” (Keone, Mari Madrid, dir.)

Best Cinematography

Flying Lotus feat. Kendrick Lamar, “Never Catch Me” (Larkin Seiple, DP)

Ed Sheeran, “Thinking Out Loud” (Daniel Pearl, DP)

Taylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar, “Bad Blood” (Christopher Probst, DP)

FKA Twigs, “Two Weeks” (Justin Brown, DP)

Alt-J, “Left Hand Free” (Mike Simpson, DP)

Best Direction

Taylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar, “Bad Blood” (Joseph Kahn, dir.)

Mark Ronson feat. Bruno Mars, “Uptown Funk” (Bruno Mars & Cameron Duddy, dir.)

Kendrick Lamar, “Alright” (Colin Tilley & The Little Homies, dir.)

Hozier, “Take Me To Church” (Brendan Canty & Conal Thomson of Feel Good Lost, dir.)

Childish Gambino, “Sober” (Hiro Murai, dir.)

Best Editing

Beyonce, “7/11″ (Beyoncé, Ed Burke, Jonathan Wing, editors)

Ed Sheeran, “Don’t” (Jacquelyn London, editor)

Taylor Swift feat. Kendrick Lamar, “Bad Blood” (Chancler Haynes @ Cosmo Street, editor)

A$AP Rocky, “L$D” (Dexter Navy, editor)

Skrillex & Diplo feat. Justin Bieber, “Where Are U Now” (Brewer, editor)

Best Visual Effects

Taylor Swift, “Bad Blood” (Ingenuity Studios, vfx)

FKA Twigs, “Two Weeks” (Gloria FX, Tomash Kuzmytskyi, & Max Chyzhevskyy, vfx)

Childish Gambino, “Telegraph Ave” (Gloria FX, vfx)

Skrillex & Diplo feat. Justin Bieber, “Where Are U Now” (Brewer, vfx)

Tyler, the Creator, “F*cking Young/Death Camp” (Gloria FX, vfx)

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