Flashback: Video Music Awards 1985

4 08 2009

Video Of The Year

Don Henley – Boys Of Summer (Winner)
David Lee Roth – California Girls
USA For Africa – We Are The World
David Lee Roth – Just a Gigolo / I Ain’t Got Nobody
Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers – Don’t Come Around Here No More

Best Male Video

Bruce Springsteen – I’m On Fire (Winner)
Don Henley – Boys Of Summer
David Lee Roth – California Girls
Glen Frey – Smuggler’s Blues
David Lee Roth – Just a Gigolo / I Ain’t Got Nobody

Best Female Video

Tina Turner – Better Be Good To Me (Winner)
Cyndi Lauper – She Bop
Madonna – Material Girl
Sheila E. – The Glamorous Life
Sade – Smooth Operator

Best Group Video

USA For Africa – We Are The World (Winner)
U2 – Pride (In The Name Of Love)
The Cars – Drive
Eurythmics – Would I Lie To You
Huey Lewis & The News – If This Is It

Viewer’s Choice

USA For Africa – We Are The World (Winner)
Don Henley – Boys Of Summer
David Lee Roth – California Girls
David Lee Roth – Just a Gigolo / I Ain’t Got Nobody
Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers – Don’t Come Around Here No More

Best New Artist

‘til Tuesday – Voices Carry (Winner)
Frankie Goes To Holliwood – Two Tribes
Sade – Smooth Operator
Sheila E. – The Glamorous Life
Julian Lennon – Valotte

Best Concept Video

Glen Frey – Smuggler’s Blues (Winner)
Frankie Goes To Hollywood – Two Tribes
David Lee Roth – Just a Gigolo / I Ain’t Got Nobody
Don Henley – Boys Of Summer
Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers – Don’t Come Around Here No More

Best Stage Performance

Bruce Springsteen – Dancing In The Dark (Winner)
David Bowie – Blue Jeans (Live)
Tina Turner – Better Be Good To Me
Eurythmics – Would I Lie To You
Talking Heads – Once In a Lifetime

Best Overall Performance

Philip Bailey & Phil Collins – Easy Lovers (Winner)
Bruce Springsteen – Dancing In The Dark
Eurythmics – Would I Lie To You
David Lee Roth – Just a Gigolo / I Ain’t Got Nobody
USA For Africa – We Are The World

Most Experimental Video

The Art Of Noise – Close (To The Edit) (Winner)
Chris Isaak – Dancin’
Lindsey Buckingham – Go Insane
Lindsey Buckingham – Slow Dancing
Lone Justice – Ways To Be Wicked

Best Direction

Don Henley – Boys Of Summer
Chris Isaak – Dancin’
Bryan Adams – Run To You
Duran Duran – The Wild Boys
Simple Minds – Don’t You (Forget About Me)
Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers – Don’t Come Around Here No More
Toto – Stranger In Town

Best Coreography

Elton John – Sad Songs (Say To Much) (Winner)
Madonna – Like a Virgin
Madonna – Material Girl
Eurythmics – Would I Lie To You
Prince & The Revolution – When Doves Cry
Sheila E. – The Glamorous Life
Tina Turner – Private Dancer

Best Special Effects

Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers – Don’t Come Around Here No More (Winner)
Culture Club – It’s a Miracle
Lindsey Buckingham – Go Insane
Lindsey Buckingham – Slow Dancing

Best Art Direction

Don Henley – Boys Of Summer (Winner)
Bryan Adams – Run To You
Culture Club – It’s a Miracle
Madonna – Like a Virgin
Simple Minds – Don’t You (Forget About Me)
Peter Brown – Zie Zie Won’t Dance

Best Editing

The Art Of Noise – Close (To The Edit) (Winner)
Bryan Adams – Run To You
Lindsey Buckingham – Go Insane
Lindsey Buckingham – Slow Dancing
Eurythmics – Would I Lie To You

Best Cinematography

Don Henley – Boys Of Summer (Winner)
Bryan Adams – Heaven
Bryan Adams – Run To You
Lindsey Buckingham – Go Insane
Madonna – Like a Virgin





Video Music Awards 2009

4 08 2009


Beyonce – Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)
Lady GaGa – Poker Face
Kelly Clarkson – My Life Would Suck Without You
Taylor Swift – You Belong With Me
Pink – So What
Katy Perry – Hot and Cold


Eminem – We Made You
Flo Rida – Right Round
Kanye West – Love Lockdown
Asher Roth – I Love College
Jay-Z – D. O. A. (Death Of Auto-Tune)


Eminem – We Made You
Kanye West – Love Lockdown
Jay-Z – D. O. A. (Death Of Auto-Tune)
Ne-Yo – Miss Independent
T.I feat. Rihanna – Live Your Life


3Oh!3 – Don’t Trust Me
Lady GaGa – Poker Face
Drake – Best I Ever Had
Asher Roth – I Love College
Kid Cudi – Day n Nite


Beyonce – Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)
Britney Spears – Womanizer
Lady GaGa – Poker Face
Cobra Starship feat. Leighton Meester – Good Girls Go Bad
Wisin y Yandel – Abusadora


Coldplay – Viva La Vida
Green Day – 21 Guns
Fall Out Boy – I Don’t Care
Paramore – Decode
Kings Of Leon – Use Somebody


Beyonce – Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)
Kanye West – Love Lockdown
Eminem – We Made You
Lady GaGa – Poker Face
Britney Spears – Womanizer


Death Cab For Cutie – Grapevine Fires
Gnarls Barkley – Who’s Gonna Save Your Soul?
Anjulie – Boom
Cold War Kids – I’ve Seen Enough
Chairlift – Evident Utensil
Bat For Lashes – Daniel
Matt & Kim – Lessons Learned
Major Lazer – Hold The Line
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – Heads Will Roll
Passion Pit – The Reeling


U2 – Where The Streets Have No Name
Dr. Dre – Nuthin’ But a G’ Thang
Beastie Boys – Sabotage
Bjork – Human Behaviour
Radiohead – Karma Police
Ok Go – Here It Goes Again
George Michael – Freedom
David Lee Roth – California Girls
Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers – Into The Great Wide Open


Beyonce – Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)
Coldplay – Viva La Vida
Lady GaGa – Papparazzi
Gnarls Barkley – Who’s Gonna Save Your Soul?
Britney Spears – Circus


Beyonce – Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)
Ciara & Justin Timberlake – Love Sex Magic
A.R. Rahman & Pussycat Dolls – Jai Ho
Britney Spears – Circus
Kristinia DeBarge – Goodbye


Beyonce – Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)
Coldplay – Viva La Vida
Lady GaGa – Paparazzi
Britney Spears – Circus
Green Day – 21 Guns


Beyonce – Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)
Lady GaGa – Paparazzi
Cobra Starship feat. Leighton Meester – Good Girls Go Bad
Britney Spears – Circus
Green Day – 21 Guns


Beyonce – Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)
Britney Spears – Circus
Miley Cyrus – 7 Things
Coldplay – Viva La Vida
Lady GaGa – Paparazzi


Beyonce – Single Ladies (Put a Ring On It)
Gnarls Barkley – Who’s Gonna Save Your Soul?
Lady GaGa – Paparazzi
Eminem – We Made You
Kanye West feat. Mr. Hudson – Paranoid





Flashback: Video Music Awards 1984

4 08 2009

Vídeo of The Year:

The Cars – You Migh Think (Winner)
Herbie Hancock – Rockit
Michael Jackson – Thriller
Cyndi Lauper – Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
The Police – Every Breath You Take

Best Male Video

David Bowie – China Girl (Winner)
Herbie Hancock – Rock It
Michael Jackson – Thriller
Billie Joel – Uptown Girl
Lionel Richie – All Night Long

Best Female Video

Cyndi Lauper – Girls Just Wanna Have Fun (Winner)
Pat Benatar – Love Is a Battlefield
Cyndi Lauper – Time After Time
Bette Midler – Beast Of Burden
Donna Summer – She Works Hard For Money

Best Group Video

ZZ Top – Legs (Winner)
Huey Lewis & The News – Rock Of The World
The Police – Every Breath You Take
Van Halen – Jump
ZZ Top – Sharp Dressed Man

Viewer’s Choice

Michael Jackson – Thriller (Winner)
The Cars – You Might Think
Herbie Hancock – Rockit
Cyndi Lauper – Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
The Police – Every Breath You Take

Best New Artist

Eurythmics (Winner)
Wang Chung – Dance Hall Days
Cyndi Lauper – Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
Madonna – Borderline
Cyndi Lauper – Time After Time

Best Concept Video

Herbie Hancock – Rockit (Winner)
The Cars – You Might Think
Cyndi Lauper – Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
Michael Jackson – Thriller
The Rolling Stones – Undercover Of The Night

Best Stage Perform

Van Halen – Jump (Winner)
David Bowie – Modern Love
Duran Duran – The Reflex
Bette Midler – Beast Of Burden
The Pretenders – Middle Of The Road

Best Overall Performance

Michael Jackson – Thriller (Winner)
David Bowie – China Girl
Van Halen – Jump
Cyndi Lauper – Girls Just Wanna Have Fun
The Police – Every Breath You Take

Most Experimental Video

Herbie Hancock – Rockit (Winner)
The Cars – You Might Think
Neil Young – Wonderin’
Thomas Dolby – Hyperactive
The Alan Persons Project – Don’t Answer Me

Best Direction

ZZ Top – Sharp Dressed Man (Winner)
Billy Idol – Dancing With Myself
Cyndi Lauper – Time After Time
The Police – Every Breath You Take
ZZ Top – Gimme All Your Loving
The Bongos – Number With Wings
Huey Lewis & The News – I Want a New Drug
Ian Hunter – All Of The Good Ones Are Taken

Best Choreography

Michael Jackson – Thriller (Winner)
Toni Basil – Over My Head
Elton John – I’m Still Standing
Bette Midler – Beast Of Burden
Donna Summer – She Works Hard Off The Money

Best Special Effects

Herbie Hancock – Rockit (Winner)
Thomas Dolby – Hyperactive
Billy Idol – Dancing With Myself
Talking Heads – Burning Down The House

Best Art Direction

Herbie Hancock – Rockit (Winner)
Billy Idol – Dancing With Myself
Queen – Radio Ga Ga
The Police – Every Breath You Take
The Cars – You Might Think

Best Editing

Herbie Hancock – Rockit (Winner)
Duran Duran – The Reflex
Billy Idol – Eyes Without a Face
ZZ Top – Legs
Elton John – I’m Still Standing
ZZ Top – Sharp Dressed Man

Best Cinematography

The Police – Every Breath You Take (Winner)
David Bowie – China Girl
Billy Idol – Eyes Without a Face
Kiss – All Hell’s Breaking Loose
John Cougar Mellencamp – Authority Song
Stray Cats – Sexy and 17