MTV Video Music Award for Best Male Video

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The 2013 winner of the award is Bruno Mars for his video "Locked Out of Heaven"
The 2014 winner of the award is Ed Sheeran for his video "Sing"

The MTV Video Music Award for Best Male Video is one of the four original general awards that have been handed out every year since the very first MTV Video Music Awards in 1984. In 2007, though, the award was briefly renamed Male Artist of the Year, and it awarded the artist's whole body of work for that year rather than a specific video. However, the award returned to its original name in 2008. With three victories, Eminem is the artist with most wins in this category, and he also has the most nominations with nine. Meanwhile, Tom Petty, Beck, Will Smith, Justin Timberlake, and Chris Brown, all have won this category twice.

YearWinnerOther nominees
1984David Bowie — "China Girl"
1985Bruce Springsteen — "I'm on Fire"
1986Robert Palmer — "Addicted to Love"
1987Peter Gabriel — "Sledgehammer"
1988Prince (featuring Sheena Easton) — "U Got the Look"
1989Elvis Costello — "Veronica"
1990Don Henley — "The End of the Innocence"
1991Chris Isaak — "Wicked Game (Concept)"
1992Eric Clapton — "Tears in Heaven (Performance)"
1993Lenny Kravitz — "Are You Gonna Go My Way"
1994Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers — "Mary Jane's Last Dance"
1995Tom Petty — "You Don't Know How It Feels"
1996Beck — "Where It's At"
1997Beck — "Devils Haircut"
1998Will Smith — "Just the Two of Us"
1999Will Smith — "Miami"
2000Eminem — "The Real Slim Shady"
2001Moby (featuring Gwen Stefani) — "South Side"
2002Eminem — "Without Me"
2003Justin Timberlake — "Cry Me a River"
2004Usher (featuring Lil Jon and Ludacris) — "Yeah!"
2005Kanye West — "Jesus Walks"
2006James Blunt — "You're Beautiful"
2007Justin Timberlake
2008Chris Brown — "With You"
2009T.I. (featuring Rihanna) — "Live Your Life"
2010Eminem — "Not Afraid"
2011Justin Bieber — "U Smile"
2012Chris Brown — "Turn Up the Music"
2013Bruno Mars — "Locked Out of Heaven"
2014Ed Sheeran (featuring Pharrell Williams) — "Sing"

Records/Stats[edit]

Rank1st2nd3rd4th5th
ArtistEminemKanye West
Usher
Bruce SpringsteenBeck
T.I.
Justin Timberlake
David Bowie
Lenny Kravitz
Tom Petty
Will Smith
Total nominations96543

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