MTV Video Music Awards 2018: The Complete Winners List

It’s that time of year again… the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards!

The annual awards show honouring the best in music kicked off live from New York City’s Radio City Music Hall on Monday, and as expected, the night was filled with crazy red carpet fashion, plenty of memorable moments and epic performances from stars like Jennifer Lopez — this year’s Video Vanguard Award recipient — as well as Ariana Grande and Nicki Minaj.

But which of your favourites took home a Moon Person? See who won big below:

VIDEO VANGUARD

Jennifer Lopez

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Ariana Grande – “No Tears Left to Cry”
Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B – “Finesse (Remix)”
Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug – “Havana” **WINNER**
The Carters – “APES**T”
Childish Gambino – “This Is America”
Drake – “God’s Plan”

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Ariana Grande
Bruno Mars
Camila Cabello **WINNER**
Cardi B
Drake
Post Malone

SONG OF THE YEAR

Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B – “Finesse (Remix)”
Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug – “Havana”
Drake – “God’s Plan”
Dua Lipa – “New Rules”
Ed Sheeran – “Perfect”
Post Malone ft. 21 Savage – “rockstar” **WINNER**

BEST NEW ARTIST (Presented by Taco Bell®)

Bazzi
Cardi B **WINNER**
Chloe x Halle
Hayley Kiyoko
Lil Pump
Lil Uzi Vert

BEST COLLABORATION

Bebe Rexha ft. Florida Georgia Line – “Meant to Be”
Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B – “Finesse (Remix)”
The Carters – “APES**T”
Jennifer Lopez ft. DJ Khaled & Cardi B – “Dinero” **WINNER**
Logic ft. Alessia Cara & Khalid – “1-800-273-8255”
N.E.R.D & Rihanna – “Lemon”

PUSH ARTIST OF THE YEAR

JULY 2018 – Chloe x Halle
JUNE 2018 – Sigrid
MAY 2018 – Lil Xan
APRIL 2018 – Hayley Kiyoko **WINNER**
MARCH 2018 – Jessie Reyez
FEBRUARY 2018 – Tee Grizzley
JANUARY 2018 – Bishop Briggs
DECEMBER 2017 – Grace VanderWaal
NOVEMBER 2017 – Why Don’t We
OCTOBER 2017 – PRETTYMUCH
SEPTEMBER 2017 – SZA
AUGUST 2017 – Kacy Hill
JULY 2017 – Khalid
JUNE 2017 – Kyle
MAY 2017 – Noah Cyrus

BEST POP

Ariana Grande – “No Tears Left to Cry” **WINNER**
Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug – “Havana”
Demi Lovato – “Sorry Not Sorry”
Ed Sheeran – “Perfect”
P!nk – “What About Us”
Shawn Mendes – “In My Blood”

BEST HIP HOP

Cardi B ft. 21 Savage – “Bartier Cardi”
The Carters – “APES**T”
Drake – “God’s Plan”
J. Cole – “ATM”
Migos ft. Drake – “Walk It Talk It”
Nicki Minaj – “Chun-Li” **WINNER** 

BEST LATIN

Daddy Yankee – “Dura”
J Balvin, Willy William – “Mi Gente” **WINNER**
Jennifer Lopez ft. DJ Khaled & Cardi B – “Dinero”
Luis Fonsi, Demi Lovato – “Échame La Culpa”
Maluma – “Felices los 4”
Shakira ft. Maluma – “Chantaje”

BEST DANCE

Avicii ft. Rita Ora – “Lonely Together” **WINNER**
Calvin Harris & Dua Lipa – “One Kiss”
The Chainsmokers – “Everybody Hates Me”
David Guetta & Sia – “Flames”
Marshmello ft. Khalid – “Silence”
Zedd & Liam Payne – “Get Low (Street Video)”

BEST ROCK

Fall Out Boy – “Champion”
Foo Fighters – “The Sky Is A Neighborhood”
Imagine Dragons – “Whatever It Takes” **WINNER**
Linkin Park – “One More Light”
Panic! At The Disco – “Say Amen (Saturday Night)”
Thirty Seconds to Mars – “Walk On Water”

VIDEO WITH A MESSAGE

Childish Gambino – “This Is America” **WINNER**
Dej Loaf and Leon Bridges – “Liberated”
Drake – “God’s Plan”
Janelle Monáe – “PYNK”
Jessie Reyez – “Gatekeeper”
Logic ft. Alessia Cara & Khalid – “1-800-273-8255”

SONG OF SUMMER

Calvin Harris and Dua Lipa  – “One Kiss”
Cardi B, Bad Bunny & J Balvin – “I Like It” **WINNER**
DJ Khaled ft. Justin Bieber, Chance the Rapper and Quavo – “No Brainer”
Drake – “In My Feelings”
Ella Mai – “Boo’d Up”
Juice WRLD – “Lucid Dreams”
Maroon 5 ft. Cardi B – “Girls Like You”
Post Malone – “Better Now”

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

Alessia Cara – “Growing Pains” – Cinematography by Pau Castejón
Ariana Grande – “No Tears Left to Cry” –  Cinematography by Scott Cunningham
The Carters – “APES**T” –  Cinematography by Benoit Debie **WINNER**
Childish Gambino – “This Is America” –  Cinematography by Larkin Seiple
Eminem ft. Ed Sheeran – “River” – Cinematography by Frank Mobilio & Patrick Meller
Shawn Mendes – “In My Blood” – Cinematography by Jonathan Sela

BEST DIRECTION

The Carters – “APES**T” –  Directed by Ricky Saix
Childish Gambino – “This Is America” –  Directed by Hiro Murai **WINNER**
Drake – “God’s Plan” –  Directed by Karena Evans
Ed Sheeran – “Perfect” –  Directed by Jason Koenig
Justin Timberlake ft. Chris Stapleton – “Say Something” –  Directed by Arturo Perez Jr.
Shawn Mendes – “In My Blood” – Directed by Jay Martin

BEST ART DIRECTION        

The Carters – “APES**T” – Art Direction by Jan Houlevigue **WINNER**
Childish Gambino – “This Is America” –  Art Direction by Jason Kisvarday
J. Cole – “ATM” –   Art Direction by Miles Mullin
Janelle Monáe – “Make Me Feel” –  Art Direction by Pepper Nguyen
SZA – “The Weekend” –  Art Direction by SZA and Solange
Taylor Swift – “Look What You Made Me Do” –  Art Direction by Brett Hess

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Ariana Grande – “No Tears Left to Cry” –  Visual Effects by Vidal and Loris Paillier for Buf
Avicii ft. Rita Ora – “Lonely Together” –  Visual Effects by KPP
Eminem ft. Beyoncé – “Walk On Water” –  Visual Effects Supervisor Rich Lee for Drive Studios
Kendrick Lamar & SZA – “All The Stars” –  Visual Effects by Loris Paillier for BUF Paris **WINNER**
Maroon 5 – “Wait” – Visual Effects by TIMBER
Taylor Swift – “Look What You Made Me Do” – Visual Effects by Ingenuity Studios

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B – “Finesse (Remix)” –  Choreography by Phil Tayag & Bruno Mars
Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug – “Havana” –  Choreography by Calvit Hodge and Sara Bivens
The Carters – “APES**T” –  Choreography by Sidi Larbi Cherkaoui and Jaquel Knight
Childish Gambino – “This Is America” –  Choreography by Sherrie Silver **WINNER**
Dua Lipa – “IDGAF” –  Choreography by Marion Motin
Justin Timberlake – “Filthy” –  Choreography by Marty Kudelka, AJ Harpold, Tracy Phillips, and Ivan Koumaev

BEST EDITING

Bruno Mars ft. Cardi B – “Finesse (Remix)” –  Editing by Jacquelyn London
The Carters – “APES**T” –  Taylor Ward and Sam Ostrove
Childish Gambino – “This Is America” –  Editing by Ernie Gilbert
Janelle Monáe – “Make Me Feel” – Editing by Deji Laray
N.E.R.D & Rihanna – “Lemon” –  Editing by Taylor Ward **WINNER**
Taylor Swift – “Look What You Made Me Do” –  Editing by Chancler Haynes for Cosmo

 

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