2021 MTV Video Music Awards: Winners

2021 MTV Video Music Awards: Winners

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The 2021 MTV Video Music Awards took place on Sept. 12, returning to the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. after last year’s socially distanced event.

Doja Cat hosted the night and performed. Justin Bieber led the nominations with six, including the top prize video of the year for starring in the video for DJ Khaled’s “POPSTAR” ft. Drake. Also nominated for video of the year was Megan Thee Stallion for her feature on Cardi B’s “WAP.” Megan followed Bieber with six nominations.


The Complete Winners List

VIDEO OF THE YEAR
Lil Nas X – “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” – Columbia Records

BEST ROCK
John Mayer – “Last Train Home” – Columbia Records

BEST LATIN
Billie Eilish & ROSALÍA – “Lo Vas A Olvidar” – Darkroom / Interscope Records

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY
Harry Styles – “Treat People With Kindness” – Columbia Records – Choreography by: Paul Roberts

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY
Beyoncé, Blue Ivy, SAINt JHN, WizKid – “BROWN SKIN GIRL” – Parkwood Entertainment / Columbia Records – Cinematography by: Benoit Soler, Malik H. Sayeed, MOHAMMAED ATTA AHMED, Santiago Gonzalez, Ryan Helfant

BEST DIRECTION
Lil Nas X – “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” – Columbia Records – Directed by: Lil Nas X and Tanu Muino

BEST R&B
Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak, Silk Sonic – “Leave The Door Open” – Aftermath Entertainment / Atlantic Records

BEST NEW ARTIST
Olivia Rodrigo – Geffen Records

BEST ALTERNATIVE
Machine Gun Kelly ft. blackbear – “my ex’s best friend” – Bad Boy / Interscope Records

BEST COLLABORATION
Doja Cat ft. SZA – “Kiss Me More” – Kemosabe Records / RCA Records

BEST HIP-HOP
Travis Scott ft. Young Thug & M.I.A. – “FRANCHISE” – Cactus Jack / Epic Records

ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Justin Bieber – Def Jam

VIDEO FOR GOOD
Billie Eilish – “Your Power” – Darkroom / Interscope Records

BEST POP
Justin Bieber ft. Daniel Caesar, Giveon – “Peaches” – Def Jam

SONG OF THE YEAR
Olivia Rodrigo – “drivers license” – Geffen Records

GROUP OF THE YEAR
BTS

BEST BREAKTHROUGH SONG
Claire Rosinkranz — “Backyard Boy”

PUSH PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR
Olivia Rodrigo – “drivers license” – Geffen Records

BEST K-POP
BTS – “Butter” – BIGHIT MUSIC Monsta X – “Gambler” – Starship Entertainment

BEST ART DIRECTION
Saweetie ft. Doja Cat – “Best Friend” – Warner Records – Art Direction by: Art Haynes

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS
Lil Nas X – “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” – Columbia Records – Visual Effects by: Mathematic

BEST EDITING
Bruno Mars, Anderson .Paak, Silk Sonic – “Leave The Door Open” – Aftermath Entertainment/Atlantic Records – Editing by: Troy Charbonnet


Source; (Variety,2021)