Flashback: Video Music Awards 1991

12 08 2009

Video Of The Year

R.E.M – Losing My Religion (Winner)
C+C Music Factory – Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)
Deee-Lite – Groove Is In The Heart
The Divinyls – I Touch Myself
Chris Isaak – Wicked Game
Queensryche – Silent Lucidity

Best Male Video

Chris Isaak – Wicked Game (Winner)
Gerardo – Rico Suave
Jon Bon Jovi – Blaze Of Glory
George Michael – Freedom

Best Female Video

Janet Jackson – Love Will Never Do Without You (Winner)
Paula Abdul – Rush Rush
Neneh Cherry – I’ve Got You Under My Skin
Amy Grant – Baby Baby
Madonna – Like A Virgin

Best Group Video

R.E.M – Losing My Religion (Winner)
The Black Crowes – She Talks To Angels
The Divinyls – I Touch Myself
Queensryche – Silent Lucidity

Best Rap Video

LL Cool J – Mama Said Knock You Out (Winner)
3rd Bass – Pop Goes The Weasel
Monie Love – It’s A Shame
Ice T – New Jack Hustler
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince – Summertime

Best Dance Video

C+C Music Factory – Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now) (Winner)
The Bingo Boys – Show Me How To Dance
Deee-Lite – Groove Is In The Heart
EMF – Unbelievable

Viewer’s Choice

Queensryche – Silent Lucidity (Winner)
C+C Music Factory – Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)
Deee-Lite – Groove is in the Heart
The Divinyls – I Touch Myself
Chris Isaak – Wicked Game
R.E.M. – Losing My Religion

Best New Artist

Jesus Jones – Right Here Right Now (Winner)
C+C Music Factory – Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)
Deee-Lite – Groove Is In The Heart
Gerardo – Rico Suave
Seal – Crazy

Breakthrough Video

R.E.M – Losing My Religion (Winner)
Deee-Lite – Groove Is In The Heart
Enigma – Sadness, Part I
Seal – Crazy

Best Metal/Hard Rock Video

Aerosmith – The Other Side (Winner)
AC/DC – Thunderstruck
Alice In Chains – Man In The Box
The Black Crowes – She Talks To Angels
Faith No More – Falling To Pieces
Guns N’ Roses – You Could Be Mine
Queensryche – Silent Lucidity
Warrant – Uncle Tom’s Cabin

Best Alternative Video

Janie’s Addiction – Been Caught Stealing (Winner)
Jesus Jones – Right Here, Right Now
R.E.M. – Losing My Religion
The Replacements – When It Began

Best Long Form Video

Madonna -The Immaculate Colection (Winner)
Aerosmith – Things That Go Pump In The Night
Peter Gabriel – P.O.V.
R.E.M. – Tour Film

Best Video From a Film

Chris Isaak – Wicked Game (Winner)
Bryan Adams – (Everything I Do) I Do It For You
Guns N’ Roses – You Could Be Mine
Jon Bon Jovi – Blaze Of Glory

Best Direction

R.E.M – Losing My Religion (Winner)
Chris Isaak – Wicked Game
George Michael – Freedom
Queensryche – Silent Lucidity

Best Choreography

C+C Music Factory – Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now) (Winner)
Janet Jackson – Love Will Never Do Without You
Madonna – Like A Virgin
M.C. Hammer – Pray (Jam The Hammer Mix)

Best Special Effects

Faith No More – Falling Into Pieces (Winner)
Bart Simpson – Do the Bartman
Neneh Cherry – I’ve Got You Under My Skin
M.C. Hammer – Here Comes The Hammer
The Replacements – When It Began
Seal – Crazy

Best Art Direction

R.E.M – Losing My Religion (Winner)
Edie Brickell & New Bohemians – Mama Help Me
C+C Music Factory – Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)
Faith No More – Falling To Pieces
Janet Jackson – Love Will Never Do Without You
Jellyfish – The King Is Half Undressed
George Michael – Freedom

Best Editing

R.E.M – Losing My Religion (Winner)
C+C Music Factory – Gonna Make You Sweat (Everybody Dance Now)
Deee-Lite – Groove Is In The Heart
Chris Isaak – Wicked Game
George Michael – Freedom
Seal – Crazy

Best Cinematography

Chris Isaak – Wicked Game (Winner)
LL Cool J – Mama Said Knock You Out
George Michael – Freedom
R.E.M. – Losing My Religion





Flashback: Video Music Awards 1989

7 08 2009

Video Of The Year

Neil Young – This Note’s For You (Winner)
Fine Young Cannibals – She Drives Me Crazy
Michael Jackson – Leave Me Alone
Madonna – Like A Prayer
Steve Winwood – Roll With It

Best Male Video

Elvis Costello – Veronica (Winner)
Bobby Brown – Every Little Step
Lou Reed – Dirty Blvd.
Steve Winwood – Roll With It

Best Female Video

Paula Abdul – Straight Up! (Winner)
Tracy Chapman – Fast Car
Madonna – Express Yourself
Tanita Tikaram – Twist In My Sobriety
Jody Watley – Real Love

Best Group Video

Living Colour – Cult Of Personality (Winner)
Fine Young Cannibals – She Drives Me Crazy
Guns N’ Roses – Sweet Child O’ Mine
Traveling Wilburys – Handle With Care

Best Rap Video

DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince – Parent’s Just Don’t Understand (Winner)
Ice-T – Colors
Kool Moe Dee – How Ya Like Me Now
M.C. Hammer – Turn This Mutha Out
Tone Loc – Wild Thing

Best Dance Video

Paula Abdul – Straight Up! (Winner)
Bobby Brown – Every Little Step
Michael Jackson – Smooth Criminal
Jody Watley – Real Love

Viewer’s Choice

Madonna – Like a Prayer (Winner)
Fine Young Cannibals – She Drives Me Crazy
Michael Jackson – Leave Me Alone
Steve Winwood – Roll With It
Neil Young – This Note’s For You

Best New Artist

Living Colour – Cult Of Personality (Winner)
Paula Abdul – Straight Up
Edie Brickell & The New Bohemians – What I Am
Neneh Cherry – Buffalo Stance

Best Stage Performance

Living Colour – Cult Of Personality (Winner)
Bobby Brown – My Prerogative
Def Leppard – Pour Some Sugar On Me
Guns N’ Roses – Paradise City

Breakthrough Video

Art Of Noise feat. Tom Jones – Kiss (Winner)
Paula Abdul – Straight Up
Elvis Costello – Veronica
The Escape Club – Wild Wild West
Fine Young Cannibals – She Drives Me Crazy
Michael Jackson – Leave Me Alone
Jody Watley – Real Love

Best Heavy Metal Video

Guns N’ Roses – Sweet Child O’ Mine (Winner)
Aerosmith – Rag Doll
Def Leppard – Pour Some Sugar On Me
Metallica – One

Best Post Modern Video

R.E.M. – Orange Crush (Winner)
The Cure – Fascination Street
The Escape Club – Wild Wild West
Love & Rockets – So Alive
Siouxsie and the Banshees – Peek-A-Boo

Best Video From a Film

U2 feat. B.B King – When Love Comes To Town (Winner)
The Belle Stars – Iko Iko
Ice-T – Colors
Annie Lennox & Al Green – Put A Little Love In Your Heart

Best Direction

Madonna – Express Yourself (Winner)
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince – Parents Just Don’t Understand
Van Halen – Finish What Ya Started
Jody Watley – Real Love
Steve Winwood – Roll With It

Best Choreography

Paula Abdul – Straight Up! (Winner)
Bobby Brown – Every Little Step
Michael Jackson – Smooth Criminal
New Kids On the Block – The Right Stuff

Best Art Direction

Madonna – Express Yourself (Winner)
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince – Parents Just Don’t Understand
Debbie Gibson – Electric Youth
INXS – New Sensation
Michael Jackson – Leave Me Alone
Jody Watley – Real Love

Best Special Effects

Michael Jackson – Leave Me Alone (Winner)
Adrian Belew – Oh Daddy
The Escape Club – Wild Wild West
Prince – I Wish You Heaven

Best Editing

Paula Abdul – Straight Up! (Winner)
Michael Jackson – Leave Me Alone
Madonna – Express Yourself
Jody Watley – Real Love
Steve Winwood – Roll With It

Best Cinematography

Madonna – Express Yourself (Winner)
Michael Jackson – Smooth Criminal
Tanita Tikaram – Twist In My Sobriety
Steve Winwood – Roll With It