Promo News - 22nd Oct 2018

With a few days to go to the big night of the year for music videos, here are the nominations for the Individual Award categories at the UK Music Video Awards 2018 -  for best director, best new director, best producer, best commissioner and best artist - and for the second year, the Best Production Company award, including examples of the nominees' music video work in the past year. 

As with all other awards at this year's UKMVAs, the nominees were chosen by the votes of MVA Jury Members, and the winners will be announced at the UK Music Video Awards ceremony at legendary London music venue The Roundhouse, this Thursday, October 25th.

Check out all the nominations for the UK Music Video Awards 2018. There are very few tickets left for the ceremony and aftershow party as of today (October 22nd), and they are no longer available from the website. For ticket queries contact the UKMVAs team directly at

Best Commissioner in association with The Mill

Andrew Law
alt-J - Pleader
Ry X - Bad Love
Kele Okereke - Streets Keep Talking
Morrissey - Spend The Day In Bed
The Prodigy - Need Some1

Connie Meade
Loyle Carner - Son Of Jean
Tom Misch ft Loyle Carner - Water Baby
Connie Constance - Let Go
Jelani Blackman - Follow
Lewis Capaldi - Tough

Elizabeth Doonan
Ina Wroldsen - The Sea
HMLTD - Pictures Of You
Paloma Faith - Crybaby
Paloma Faith - Guilty
Moss Kena - Square One

James Hackett
Florence + The Machine - Big God
Slaves - Chokehold
Kamilee ft Avelino - Body
Florence + The Machine - Hunger
HRVY ft Loren - Personal

John Moule
Jon Hopkins - Singularity
Sean Paul & Major Lazer - Tip Pon It
Dizzee Rascal - Bop N Keep It Dippin
Liars - Cred Woes
Sam Smith ft Logic - Pray

Semera Khan
James Blake - If The Car Beside You Moves Ahead
Years & Years - Sanctify (Pt 1)
The 1975 - Give Yourself A Try
Years & Years - If You're Over Me
Grace Carter - Silhouette

Best Producer in association with Worldwide Production Agency

Amber Millington
Morrissey - Spend The Day In Bed
Paloma Faith - Til I'm Done
Anne-Marie - 2002

Dasha Deriagina
Paloma Faith - Crybaby
Orelsan - Basique
Eden - Float​

Jason Baum
Kendrick Lamar - LOVE
Jack White - Corporation
Arcade Fire - Money + Love​

Natalie Arnett
Royal Blood - How Did We Get So Dark
The Horrors - Ghost
Carnage & Steve Aoki ft Lockdown - Plur Genocide​

Natan Schottenfels
The Carters - Apeshit
Dj Snake - Magenta Riddim
Somewhere Else - Uh Huh​

Théo Gall
Boston Bun ftr DVNO - Spread Love
Sean Paul & Major Lazer - Tip Pon It
A$AP Rocky ft Moby - Forever

Best Artist

Arisen My Senses
The Gate 

Christine And The Queens
Doesn't Matter
5 Dollars

Florence + The Machine
Big God
Sky Full Of Song

Janelle Monáe
Make Me Feel
I Like That

High Five

Young Fathers
Holy Ghost
In My View

Best Production Company

Academy Films
Jack White - Over And Over And Over
Jax Jones ft Mabel & Rich The Kid - Ring Ring
Jon Hopkins - Singularity
Harry Styles - Kiwi
Solomon Grey - Wonderful World

DIVISION  (UK Director representation by OB Management)
A$AP Rocky ft Moby - Forever
A$AP Rocky ft Skepta - Praise The Lord
Sean Paul & Major Lazer - Tip Pon It
Boston Bun ft DVNO - Spread Love
Rita Ora ft Cardi B, Charli XCX, Bebve Rexha - Girls

LSD ft Sia, Diplo, Labrinth - Audio
Chloe x Hallie - The Kids Are Alright
Trouble - Real Is Rare
Ariana Grande - God Is A Woman
Camila Cabellow ft Young Thug - Havana

Iconoclast (UK Director representation by Hands London)
DJ Snake - Magenta Riddim
The Carters - Apeshit
The Blaze - Heaven
Somewhere Else - Uh Huh
Myd - Muchas

Pulse Films  (UK Director representation by Hands London)
Young Fathers - Holy Ghost
Maverick Sabre - Drifting
The Prodigy - Need Some1
Col3trane - Fear & Loathing/Britney
Gravedigr - Rampage

Chaka Khan - Like Sugar
Florence + The Machine - Big God
Stormzy - Gang Signs & Prayer
Max Richter - On The Nature Of Daylight
King Krule - Biscuit Town

Best New Director in association with Time Based Arts

Adriaan Louw
Riky Rick - I Can't Believe It
Major Lazer & DJ Maphrosia - Particula
Jess Glynne - I'll Be There​

Anton Tammi
Somewhere Else - Uh Huh
Lykke Li - Hard Rain​

Duncan Loudon
GILA - Shadow Boxing
HMLTD - Pictures Of You
Flohi - 10 More Rounds​

Yxng Bane - Vroom
Steel Banglez ft MO & Yxng Bane - Your Lovin
Kojo Funds ft Bugzy - Who I Am​

Paco Raterta
Gaika - Crown and Key
Gravedgr - Rampage
The Prodigy - Need Some1​

Zhang + Knight
ATO - Monster
Nao - Another Lifetime
Eden - Float

Best Director in association with Leap

AG Rojas
Florence + The Machine - Sky Full Of Song
Florence + The Machine - Hunger
Kamasi Washington - Street Figher Mas​

Autumn De Wilde
The Decemberists - Once In My Life
Florence + The Machine - Big God
Starcrawler - I Love LA​

Rosalia - Malamente
Rosalia - Pienso en tu Mira​

Dexter Navy
A$AP Rocky ft Moby - Forever
A$AP Rocky ft Skepta - Praise The Lord
A.CHAL - Cuanto​

Nadia Lee Cohen
Kali Uchis ft Tyler the Creator, Bootsy Collins - After The Storm
Dram - Gilligan
Elli Ingram - Table For Two​

The Blaze
The Blaze - Queens
The Blaze - Heaven​

Promo News - 22nd Oct 2018

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