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The MTV Video Music Awards is an annual awards ceremony established in 1984 by MTV.

Taylor Swift has received 10 awards and 22 nominations and won the award once for Best Female Video in 2010. She is the first country singer to ever win a VMA.

Awards and nominations

Year Nominated Work Award Result
2008 "Our Song" Best New Artist Nominated
2009 "You Belong With Me" Best Female Video Won
2010 "Fifteen" Nominated
2011 "Mean" Best Video with a Social Message Nominated
2013 "I Knew You Were Trouble" Video of the Year Nominated
Best Female Video Won
2015 "Blank Space" Won
Best Pop Video Won
"Bad Blood" (ft. Kendrick Lamar) Video of the Year Won
Best Collaboration Won
Best Art Direction Nominated
Best Cinematography Nominated
Best Direction Nominated
Best Editing Nominated
Best Visual Effects Nominated
Song of the Summer Nominated
2017 "I Don’t Wanna Live Forever" (with Zayn) Best Collaboration Won
2018 "Look What You Made Me Do" Best Art Direction Nominated
Best Editing Nominated
Best Visual Effects Nominated
2019 You Need to Calm DownVideo of the Year Won
Song of the Year Nominated
Best Pop Nominated
Video for Good Won
Best Direction Nominated
Best Editing Nominated
Best Art Direction Nominated
Best Power Anthem Nominated
Song of the Summer Nominated
ME!(featuring Brendon Urie) Best Collaboration Nominated
Best Visual Effects Won
Best Cinematography Nominated

Performances

2014

Taylor Swift Performs 'Shake It Off' 2014 Video Music Awards

Taylor Swift Performs 'Shake It Off' 2014 Video Music Awards

2019

Taylor Swift Performs 'You Need to Calm Down' & 'Lover' 2019 Video Music Awards

Taylor Swift Performs 'You Need to Calm Down' & 'Lover' 2019 Video Music Awards

Acceptance speeches

2019

Taylor Swift Wins Video of the Year 2019 Video Music Awards

Taylor Swift Wins Video of the Year 2019 Video Music Awards

Gallery

To see a full gallery of Taylor at each year’s MTV Video Music Awards, visit MTV Video Music Awards/Gallery.

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