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Blastro Music Video Awards 2012: Video Artist of the Year

by admin // Thursday, December 20, 2012 // Upfront, News // 0 Comments

Blastro is excited to announce the nominees for its annual Music Video Awards! We have seen hundreds of music videos from up-and-coming artists, music veterans and all artists in between, and we thought we would show some light on a few videos that really stood out this year. 

Blastro programmers have chosen videos that have been particularly successful with Blastro's audience and have placed them in four categories : Video Artist of the Year, Sexy Video of the Year, Best New Artist of the Year and Innovation Award. Winners will be selected by music fans. Voting for music fans will run from December 21, 2012 to December 28, 2012 through our Facebook and Twitter RT. The winners will be announced on January 3, 2013 .

Video Artist of the Year  nominees are the top videos in term of audience favorites and the ones that stood out the most to industry professionals. So without further ado, the nominees are:

Justin Bieber ft Big Sean "As Long As You Love Me"

Justin Bieber is out in the night trying to find out where is true love located in "As Long As You Love Me". Justin Bieber never disappoints when he comes with a new single and each time the song will become a huge hit. "As Long As You Love Me" continues his legacy topping the Billboard Charts and one of the most played songs of 2012.

PSY "Gangnam Style"

PSY has made history as the first South Korean artist to break into both the European and American music market through "Gangnam Style". The iconic "horse dance" has been covered million of times and "Gangnam Style" now stand as Youtube's Most Watched Video Of All Time. 

Big Sean ft. Nicki Minaj "DANCE (A$$)"

Big Sean and Nicki Minaj colloborate in "DANCE (A$$)" and the song has shot up to Billboard 100 top 10 spot. The song is one of the most played song in dance clubs and radio stations and has become a staple song through the year 2012.