The MTV Video Music Awards has unveiled its full list of nominees for this year's edition, with American rapper Kendrick Lamar leading the pack with eight nominations for his video for "Humble", while Katy Perry and Bruno Mars are tied at five nominations each. Also noteworthy for the 2017 edition is the introduction of the Artist of the Year Award, an open category that replaces the Best Female Video and Best Male Video awards. Similarly, the new Best Fight Against the System category was created for videos that were inspired by social issues, from race and immigration to environment and body shaming.

Here, then is the full list of MTV Video Music Awards nominees:

 Video of the Year 

Kendrick Lamar – "Humble"
Bruno Mars – "24K Magic"
Alessia Cara – "Scars To Your Beautiful"
DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – "Wild Thoughts"
The Weeknd – "Reminder"

Artist of the Year 

Bruno Mars
Kendrick Lamar
Ed Sheeran
Ariana Grande
The Weeknd
Lorde

Best New Artist

Khalid
Kodak Black
SZA
Young M.A
Julia Michaels
Noah Cyrus

Best Collaboration 
Charlie Puth ft. Selena Gomez – "We Don't Talk Anymore"
DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – "Wild Thoughts"
D.R.A.M. ft. Lil Yachty –"Broccoli" 
The Chainsmokers ft. Halsey – "Closer" 
Calvin Harris ft. Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry & Big Sean – "Feels" 
Zayn & Taylor Swift – "I Don't Wanna Live Forever (Fifty Shades Darker)"

Best Pop 

Shawn Mendes – "Treat You Better"
Ed Sheeran – "Shape of You"
Harry Styles – "Sign Of The Times"
Fifth Harmony ft. Gucci Mane – "Down"
Katy Perry ft. Skip Marley – "Chained To The Rhythm"
Miley Cyrus – "Malibu"

Best Hip Hop 

Kendrick Lamar – "Humble"
Big Sean – "Bounce Back"
Chance the Rapper – "Same Drugs"
D.R.A.M. ft. Lil Yachty – "Broccoli"
Migos ft. Lil Uzi Vert – "Bad & Boujee"
DJ Khaled ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper & Lil Wayne – "I'm The One"

Best Dance 

Zedd and Alessia Cara – "Stay"
Kygo x Selena Gomez – "It Ain't Me"
Calvin Harris – "My Way"
Major Lazer ft. Justin Bieber and MØ – "Cold Water"
Afrojack ft. Ty Dolla $ign – "Gone"
 
Best Rock 
Coldplay – "A Head Full of Dreams"
Fall Out Boy – "Young And Menace"
Twenty One Pilots – "Heavydirtysoul"
Green Day – "Bang Bang"
Foo Fighters – "Run"
 
Best Fight Against the System 
Logic ft. Damian Lemar Hudson – "Black SpiderMan"
The Hamilton Mixtape – "Immigrants (We Get the Job Done)"
Big Sean – "Light"
Alessia Cara – "Scars To Your Beautiful"
Taboo ft. Shailene Woodley – "Stand Up / Stand N Rock #NoDAPL"
John Legend – "Surefire"
 
Best Cinematography 
Kendrick Lamar – "Humble"
Imagine Dragons – "Thunder"
Ed Sheeran – "Castle On The Hill"
DJ Shadow ft. Run The Jewels – "Nobody Speak"
Halsey – "Now or Never"

Best Direction 

Kendrick Lamar – "Humble"
Katy Perry ft. Skip Marley – "Chained To The Rhythm" Bruno Mars – "24K Magic" 
Alessia Cara – "Scars To Your Beautiful" 
The Weeknd – "Reminder"

Best Art Direction 

Kendrick Lamar – "Humble"
Bruno Mars – "24K Magic"
Katy Perry ft. Migos – "Bon Appetit"
DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – "Wild Thoughts"
The Weeknd – "Reminder"

Best Visual Effects 

Kendrick Lamar – "Humble"
A Tribe Called Quest – "Dis Generation"
Kyle ft. Lil Yachty – "iSpy" 
Katy Perry ft. Skip Marley – "Chained To The Rhythm" 
Harry Styles – "Sign Of The Times" 

 Best Choreography 
Kanye West – "Fade"
Ariana Grande ft. Nicki Minaj – "Side To Side"
Kendrick Lamar – "Humble"
Sia – "The Greatest"
Fifth Harmony ft. Gucci Mane – "Down"
 
Best Editing 
Future – "Mask Off"
Young Thug – "Wyclef Jean"
Lorde – "Green Light"
The Chainsmokers ft. Halsey – "Closer"
The Weeknd – "Reminder" 

The 2017 Video Music Awards will be held at The Forum in Inglewood, California on August 27. In other music news, watch Coldplay's new music video for "Miracles (Someone Special)"