What went Down At 2016 MTV Video Music Awards, Full Winners List

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On Sunday, August 28, 2016, lovers and makers of music gathered at Madison Square Garden in Manhattan, for the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards.

The live show was aired on multiple Viacom cable networks and live streams were done as well. Beyoncé won eight awards beating Madonna for the most moon men awarded to on twenty-fourth.

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Beyoncé had the biggest win at the music awards as Mrs. Carter won eight awards while Adele’s “Hello” was the most nominated video with seven categories but the singer went home with nothing.

MTV Music Awards: no win vs biggest win

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Here is the full winners list;

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Nominees:

Adele – ‘Hello’

Drake – ‘Hotline Bling’

Justin Bieber – ‘Sorry’

Kanye West – ‘Famous’

Winner: Beyoncé – ‘Formation’

BEST FEMALE VIDEO

Nominees:

Adele – ‘Hello’

Sia – ‘Cheap Thrills’

Ariana Grande – ‘Into You’

Rihanna ft. Drake – ‘Work’ (short version)

Winner: Beyoncé – ‘Hold Up’

BEST MALE VIDEO

Nominees:

Drake – ‘Hotline Bling’

Bryson Tiller – ‘Don’t’

Kanye West – ‘Famous’

The Weeknd – ‘Can’t Feel My Face’

Winner: Calvin Harris ft. Rihanna – ‘This Is What You Came For’

BEST COLLABORATION

Nominees:

Beyoncé ft. Kendrick Lamar – ‘Freedom’

Ariana Grande ft. Lil Wayne – ‘Let Me Love You’

Calvin Harris ft. Rihanna – ‘This Is What You Came For’

Rihanna ft. Drake – ‘Work’ (short version)

Winner: Fifth Harmony ft. Ty Dolla $ign – ‘Work From Home’

Funnily, controversial son of Will Smith and Jada Pinketh, Jaden Smith, was listed among the best-dressed males at the 2016 MTV music awards, alongside the likes Lance Bass and Kanye West, who wore competitively very nice attires.

Jaden, MTV music awards

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BEST HIP HOP VIDEO

Nominees:

Desiigner – ‘Panda’

Bryson Tiller – ‘Don’t’

Chance The Rapper ft. Saba – ‘Angels’

2 Chainz – ‘Watch Out’

Winner: Drake – ‘Hotline Bling’

BEST POP VIDEO

Nominees:

Adele – ‘Hello’

Justin Bieber – ‘Sorry’

Alessia Cara – ‘Wild Things’

Ariana Grande – ‘Into You’

Winner: Beyoncé – ‘Formation’

SONG OF SUMMER

Nominees:

Drake — ‘One Dance’

Justin Timberlake — ‘Can’t Stop The Feeling’

Major Lazer featuring Justin Bieber — ‘Cold Water’

Calvin Harris featuring Rihanna — ‘This Is What You Came For’

Sia — ‘Cheap Thrills’

The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey — ‘Closer’

Nick Jonas featuring Ty Dolla $ign — ‘Bacon’

Kent Jones — ‘Don’t Mind’

Selena Gomez — ‘Kill ‘Em With Kindness’

Winner: Fifth Harmony featuring Fetty Wap — ‘All In My Head’

BEST ROCK VIDEO

Nominees:

All Time Low – ‘Missing You’

Coldplay – ‘Adventure Of A Lifetime’

Fall Out Boy ft. Demi Lovato – ‘Irresistible’

Panic! At The Disco – ‘Victorious’

Winner: twenty-one pilots – ‘Heathens’

BEST ELECTRONIC VIDEO

Nominees:

99 Souls ft. Destiny’s Child & Brandy – ‘The Girl Is Mine’

Mike Posner – ‘I Took A Pill In Ibiza’

Afrojack – ‘SummerThing!’

The Chainsmokers ft. Daya – ‘Don’t Let Me Down’

Winner: Calvin Harris & Disciples – ‘How Deep Is Your Love’

BREAKTHROUGH LONG FORM VIDEO

Nominees:

Florence + The Machine – The Odyssey

Justin Bieber – PURPOSE: The Movement

Chris Brown – Royalty

Troye Sivan – Blue Neighbourhood Trilogy

Winner: Beyoncé – Lemonade

BEST NEW ARTIST

Nominees:

Bryson Tiller

Desiigner

Zara Larsson

Lukas Graham

Winner: DNCE

BEST ART DIRECTION

Nominees:

Beyoncé – ‘Hold Up’ (Production Designer: Jason Hougaard)

Fergie – ‘M.I.L.F. $’ (Production Designer: Alexander Delgado)

Drake – ‘Hotline Bling’ (Production Designer: Jeremy MacFarlane)

Adele – ‘Hello’ (Production Designer: Colombe Raby)

Winner: David Bowie – ‘Blackstar’ (Production Designer: Jan Houllevigue)

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

Nominees:

Missy Elliott ft. Pharrell – ‘WTF (Where They From)’ (Choreographer: Hi-Hat)

Beyoncé – ‘Sorry’ (Choreographer: Chris Grant, JaQuel Knight, Dana Foglia, Anthony Burrell, Beyoncé Knowles Carter)

FKA Twigs – ‘M3LL155X’ (Choreographers: Aaron Sillis, Benjamin Milan, Kenrick Sandy and FKA twigs)

Florence + The Machine – ‘Delilah’ (Choreographer: Holly Blakey)

Winner: Beyoncé – ‘Formation’ (Choreographer: Chris Grant, JaQuel Knight, Dana Foglia)

BEST DIRECTION

Nominees:

Coldplay – ‘Up&Up’ (Director: Vania Heymann, Gal Muggia)

Adele – ‘Hello’ (Director: Xavier Dolan)

David Bowie – ‘Lazarus’ (Director: Johan Renck)

Tame Impala – ‘The Less I Know The Better’ (Director: Canada)

Winner: Beyoncé – ‘Formation’ (Director: Melina Matsoukas)

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Nominees:

Adele – ‘Hello’ (Cinematographer: André Turpin)

David Bowie – ‘Lazarus’ (Cinematographer: Crille Forsberg)

Alesso – ‘I Wanna Know’ (Cinematographer: Corey Jennings)

Ariana Grande – ‘Into You’ (Cinematographer: Paul Laufer)

Winner: Beyoncé – ‘Formation’ (Cinematographer: Malik Sayeed)

BEST EDITING

Nominees:

Adele – ‘Hello’ (Editor: Xavier Dolan)

Fergie – ‘M.I.L.F. $’ (Editor: Vinnie Hobbs)

David Bowie – ‘Lazarus’ (Editor: Johan Söderberg)

Ariana Grande – ‘Into You’ (Editor: Hannah Lux Davis)

Winner: Beyoncé – ‘Formation’ (Editor: Jeff Selis)

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Nominees:

FKA Twigs – ‘M3LL155X’ (VFX Editors: Lewis Saunders and Electric Theatre Collective)

Adele – ‘Send My Love (To Your New Lover)’ (VFX Editor: Jonathan Box, MPC)

The Weeknd – ‘Can’t Feel My Face’ (VFX Editor: Bryan Smaller)

Zayn – ‘PILLOWTALK’ (VFX Editor: David Smith)

Winner: Coldplay – ‘Up&Up’ (VFX Editor: Vania Heymann)

Which of your favorite artiste didn’t make a win this year?

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