Rihanna, Britney, Gaga and J. Lo: The Most Surprising MTV Video Music Award Snubs

While we may be all smiles that Queen Beyoncé takes the lead in MTV Video Music Award nominations (because duh), several of our other favorite artists who also dropped memorable videos this year were left in the dust.

From Rihanna to Britney Spears, Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez, there were quite a few surprising snubs… And they aren’t the only ones.

Check out our top 9 picks for music videos that didn’t get a nomination they deserve this year:

Pour It Up – Rihanna

I Luh Ya Papi – Jennifer Lopez

Work Bitch – Britney Spears

Applause – Lady Gaga

Say Something – A Great Big World ft. Christina Aguilera

Can’t Remember to Forget You – Shakira Ft. Rihanna

Confident – Justin Bieber

Hopeless Wanderer – Mumford & Sons

Hard Out Here – Lily Allen (Despite all the appropriation controversy)

Which music video do you think should have been nominated for a VMA this year?  Sound off in the comments below!