Rock out to this year's most notable nominees to make time fly at the gym

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This year's MTV Video Music Awards are just around the corner, so we've pulled together a playlist of artists who will be vying for Moonmen on the big night, including Kelly Clarkson, Robin Thicke, 30 Seconds to Mars, and more. They're all listed below, along with the category in which they've been nominated. Whether these particular tracks will emerge victorious is anyone's guess, but they'll certainly give you an idea of what's at stake and who's in the running.

Video of the Year

Best Video with a Social Message

Best Visual Effects

Best Cinematography

Best Choreography

Artist to Watch

Best Hip-Hop Video

Best Collaboration

Best Female Video

Best Male Video

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