This year, Childish Gambino will be the headlining performer at the mtvU Woodie Awards. Chicago rapper Vic Mensa will be performing at the award show, as well. The mtvU Woodie Awards will take place on March 13th in conjuction with SXSW, but wont air on MTV until Sunday, March 16th at 8 p.m. est. The full list of nominees can be seen below. Chance The Rapper, Tyler, The Creator, A$AP Rocky, Drake, Iggy Azalea and Kanye West have all been nominated for their respective work. Woodie of the Year: Imagine Dragons Lorde Pharrell Drake Zedd Disclosure Breaking Woodie: Bastille Martin Garrix The 1975 Jhene Aiko Sam Smith Mack Wilds Best Video Woodie: Disclosure, "Grab Her" Passion Pit, "Carried Away" Chance the Rapper, "Everybody's Something" Iggy Azalea, "Bounce" Arcade Fire, "Afterlife" Did It My Way Woodie: Beyoncé — Released her new, self-titled album without any prior promotion. Kanye West — Created an interactive music video experience for Yeezus Arcade Fire — Creatively utilized social media, street art and pop-up performances to launch the Reflektor album. Childish Gambino — Hosted impromptu album listening sessions in public parks for Because the Internet. Bob Dylan — Created a 16 channel interactive music video for "Like a Rolling Stone." Performing Woodie: Tyler the Creator Ed Sheeran Jay Z Arcade Fire The National The XX Best Collaboration Woodie: A$AP Rocky and Skrillex — "Wild For the Night" Avicii and Aloe Blacc — "Wake Me Up" Just Blaze and Baauer featuring Jay Z — "Higher" Kendrick Lamar and Imagine Dragons — "Radioactive (remix)" Daft Punk and Pharrell — "Get Lucky" James Blake and Chance he Rapper — "Life Round Here" College Radio Woodie (Best College Radio Station): Ball State University (WCRD) Boston University (WTBU) East Stroudsburg University (WESS) Eastern Illinois University (WEIU) Indiana University (WIUX) Texas State University - San Marcos (KTSW) University of California - Berkeley (KALX) University of Illinois - Champaign Urbana (WPGU) University of South Carolina (WUSC) William Paterson University (WPSC) Click here to vote for this years mtvU Woodie Awards.
News | February 18, 2014
Childish Gambino & Vic Mensa To Perform at mtvU Woodie Awards

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This year, Childish Gambino will be the headlining performer at the mtvU Woodie Awards. Chicago rapper Vic Mensa will be performing at the award show, as well. The mtvU Woodie Awards will take place on March 13th in conjuction with SXSW, but wont air on MTV until Sunday, March 16th at 8 p.m. est.

The full list of nominees can be seen below. Chance The Rapper, Tyler, The Creator, A$AP Rocky, Drake, Iggy Azalea and Kanye West have all been nominated for their respective work.

Woodie of the Year:

Imagine Dragons

Lorde

Pharrell

Drake

Zedd

Disclosure

Breaking Woodie:

Bastille

Martin Garrix

The 1975

Jhene Aiko

Sam Smith

Mack Wilds

Best Video Woodie:

Disclosure, "Grab Her"

Passion Pit, "Carried Away"

Chance the Rapper, "Everybody's Something"

Iggy Azalea, "Bounce"

Arcade Fire, "Afterlife"

Did It My Way Woodie:

Beyoncé — Released her new, self-titled album without any prior promotion.

Kanye West — Created an interactive music video experience for Yeezus

Arcade Fire — Creatively utilized social media, street art and pop-up performances to launch the Reflektor album.

Childish Gambino — Hosted impromptu album listening sessions in public parks for Because the Internet.

Bob Dylan — Created a 16 channel interactive music video for "Like a Rolling Stone."

Performing Woodie:

Tyler the Creator

Ed Sheeran

Jay Z

Arcade Fire

The National

The XX

Best Collaboration Woodie:

A$AP Rocky and Skrillex — "Wild For the Night"

Avicii and Aloe Blacc — "Wake Me Up"

Just Blaze and Baauer featuring Jay Z — "Higher"

Kendrick Lamar and Imagine Dragons — "Radioactive (remix)"

Daft Punk and Pharrell — "Get Lucky"

James Blake and Chance he Rapper — "Life Round Here"

College Radio Woodie (Best College Radio Station):

Ball State University (WCRD)

Boston University (WTBU)

East Stroudsburg University (WESS)

Eastern Illinois University (WEIU)

Indiana University (WIUX)

Texas State University – San Marcos (KTSW)

University of California – Berkeley (KALX)

University of Illinois – Champaign Urbana (WPGU)

University of South Carolina (WUSC)

William Paterson University (WPSC)

Click here to vote for this years mtvU Woodie Awards.


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