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While Miley Cyrus was busy twerking up and down the stage at the Video Music Awards last night, some very prominent artists were being recognized for their talent. A grand total of 7 electronic artists were in the running for awards. Unfortunately none received them, but it is good to see some of these artists gaining the credit they deserve. The nominated electronic artists are as follows: A-Trak, Calvin Harris, Daft Punk, Duck Sauce, Skrillex, Tommy Trash, and Zedd. Let us know what you think about these videos. Any other artists that you hope get recognition?

The nominated categories are listed below:

(All are nominations only)

 

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

A-Trak and Tommy Trash – Tuna Melt

BEST SONG OF THE SUMMER & BEST COLLABORATION

Calvin Harris (feat. Ellie Goulding) – I Need Your Love

Daft Punk – Get Lucky

ARTIST TO WATCH

Zedd – Clarity

BEST EDITING

Calvin Harris (feat. Florence Welsh) – Sweet Nothing

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Duck Sauce – It’s You

Skrillex (feat. The Doors) – Break’n A Sweat