MTV VMAs 2016 Winners: Check Out Which Stars Won Big At This Weekend’s Awards

29 August 2016, 10:50

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It's one of the biggest awards ceremonies of the year... but who walked away with a VMA this weekend?

It's one of the biggest nights in the awards calendar, and everyone that's been nominated was vying for one of the coveted MTV VMAs - but who walked away with one on the night? 

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Check out all of the winners from the MTV VMAs 2016:

 

Song of the Summer: Fifth Harmony feat. Fetty Wap  - 'All In My Head (Flex)'

Fifth Harmony feat. Fetty Wap - 'All In My Head (Flex)'

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The Fifth Harmony ladies SMASHED it being the first winners of a VMA of the night - and they got the gong for their super sexy 'All In My Head'!

Video of the Year: Beyoncé - 'Formation'

Queen Bey ALWAYS slays with her music videos and 'Formation' was an ultimate girl power promo - and it's no wonder that Queen Bey was cleaning up at the VMAs! 

  • Adele – 'Hello'
  • Beyoncé – 'Formation'
  • Drake – 'Hotline Bling'
  • Justin Bieber – 'Sorry'
  • Kanye West – 'Famous'
 

Best Female Video: Beyoncé - 'Hold Up'

She's pretty much been the QUEEN of 2016, and Bey got the VMA for the Best Female Video - which should make Kanye West VERY happy, at least!  

  • Adele – 'Hello'
  • Beyoncé – 'Hold Up'
  • Sia – 'Cheap Thrills'
  • Ariana Grande – 'Into You'
  • Rihanna ft. Drake – 'Work' (short version)
 

Best Male Video: Calvin Harris - 'This Is What You Came For' feat Rihanna

Calvin Harris feat. Rihanna - 'This Is What You Came For'

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There was a lot of competition for this category, but Calvin and RiRi managed to scoop the win for Best Male Video - and the man himself accepted the award via video link as he couldn't be in the USA on the big night. 

  • Drake – 'Hotline Bling'
  • Bryson Tiller – 'Don’t'
  • Calvin Harris ft. Rihanna – 'This Is What You Came For'
  • Kanye West – 'Famous'
  • The Weeknd – 'Can’t Feel My Face'
 

Best Collaboration: Fifth Harmony ft. Ty Dolla $ign - 'Work From Home'

Fifth Harmony feat. Ty Dolla $ign - 'Work from Home'

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There are some BIG tunes in the Best Collaboration category, but fifth Harmony and Ty Dolla $ign managed to nab the award from the likes of Beyonce, Calvin Harris, Rihanna and Drake. 

  • Beyoncé ft. Kendrick Lamar – 'Freedom'
  • Fifth Harmony ft. Ty Dolla $ign – 'Work From Home'
  • 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)
 

Best Hip Hop Video: Drake - 'Hotline Bling' 

Drake - 'Hotline Bling'

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It was one of the most copied videos of the year, so it's no surprise that Drake managed to score the award for 'Hotline Bling' - and beat some pretty stiff competition to the coveted Moon Man statue!

  • Drake – 'Hotline Bling'
  • Desiigner – 'Panda'
  • Bryson Tiller – 'Don’t'
  • Chance The Rapper – 'Angels'
  • 2 Chainz – 'Watch Out'
 

Best Pop Video: Beyoncé - 'Formation' 

Beyonce - 'Formation'

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It's got Beyoncé's killer dance routines AND a cameo from Blue Ivy herself - what's not to love?! 

  • Adele – 'Hello'
  • Beyoncé – 'Formation'
  • Justin Bieber – 'Sorry'
  • Alessia Cara – 'Wild Things'
  • Ariana Grande – 'Into You'

 

Best Rock Video: twentyonepilots - 'Heathens'

  • All Time Low – 'Missing You'
  • Coldplay – 'Adventure Of A Lifetime'
  • Fall Out Boy ft. Demi Lovato – 'Irresistible'
  • twenty one pilots – 'Heathens'
  • Panic! At The Disco – 'Victorious'
 

Best Electronic Video Predicted Winner: Calvin Harris feat. Disciples - 'How Deep Is Your Love'

Calvin Harris & Disciples - 'How Deep Is Your Love'

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  • Calvin Harris & Disciples – 'How Deep Is Your Love'
  • 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'
 

Breakthrough Long Form Video: Beyoncé- 'Lemonade'

Queen Bey's visual album has definitely been the most talked about record - thanks in part to Becky With The Good Hair - and it ended up edging Justin Bieber's PURPOSE to the top spot!

  • Florence + The Machine – The Odyssey
  • Beyoncé – Lemonade
  • Justin Bieber – PURPOSE: The Movement
  • Chris Brown – Royalty
  • Troye Sivan – Blue Neighbourhood Trilogy
 

Best New Artist: DNCE 

DNCE - 'Toothbrush'

Official Music Video

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Joe Jonas and his crew have been taking over the music scene of late - so they made for VERY deserving winners of the award for Best New Artist at this year's awards. 

  • Bryson Tiller
  • Desiigner
  • Zara Larsson
  • Lukas Graham
  • DNCE
 

Best Art Direction: David Bowie - 'Blackstar'

  • Beyoncé – 'Hold Up'
  • Fergie – 'M.I.L.F. $'
  • Drake – 'Hotline Bling'
  • David Bowie – 'Blackstar'
  • Adele – 'Hello'
 

Best Choreography: Beyoncé- 'Formation'

  • Beyoncé – 'Formation'
  • Missy Elliott ft. Pharrell – 'WTF (Where They From)'
  • Beyoncé – 'Sorry'
  • FKA Twigs – 'M3LL155X'
  • Florence + The Machine – 'Delilah'
 

Best Direction: Beyoncé - 'Formation'

We reckon Queen Bey might walk away with this one too - who didn't love that 'Formation' video? 

  • Beyoncé – 'Formation'
  • Coldplay – 'Up&Up'
  • Adele – 'Hello'
  • David Bowie – 'Lazarus'
  • Tame Impala – 'The Less I Know The Better'
 

Best Cinematography: Beyoncé - 'Formation'

  • Beyoncé – 'Formation'
  • Adele – 'Hello'
  • David Bowie – 'Lazarus'
  • Alesso – 'I Wanna Know'
  • Ariana Grande – 'Into You'
 

Best Editing Predicted Winner: Beyoncé - 'Formation'

  • Beyoncé – 'Formation'
  • Adele – 'Hello'
  • Fergie – 'M.I.L.F. $'
  • David Bowie – 'Lazarus'
  • Ariana Grande – 'Into You'
 

Best Visual Effects: Coldplay - 'Up&Up'

  • Coldplay – 'Up&Up'
  • FKA Twigs – 'M3LL155X'
  • Adele – 'Send My Love (To Your New Lover)'
  • The Weeknd – 'Can’t Feel My Face'
  • Zayn – 'PILLOWTALK'



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