2021 MTV VMA Winners

And the 2021 MTV VMA Winners are...

VIDEO OF THE YEAR 

  • Lil Nas X – “MONTERO (Call Me By Your Name)” – Columbia Records

ARTIST OF THE YEAR 

  • Justin Bieber – Def Jam

SONG OF THE YEAR 

  • Olivia Rodrigo – “drivers license” – Geffen Records

BEST NEW ARTIST 

  • Olivia Rodrigo – Geffen Records

PUSH PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR

  • Olivia Rodrigo – “drivers license” – Geffen Records

BEST COLLABORATION

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

BEST POP

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

BEST HIP-HOP

  • Travis Scott ft. Young Thug & M.I.A. – “FRANCHISE” – Cactus Jack / Epic Records

BEST ROCK

  • John Mayer – “Last Train Home” – Columbia Records

BEST ALTERNATIVE

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

BEST LATIN

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

BEST R&B

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

BEST K-POP

  • BTS – “Butter” – BIGHIT MUSIC Monsta X – “Gambler” – Starship Entertainment

VIDEO FOR GOOD 

  • Billie Eilish – “Your Power” – Darkroom / Interscope Records

BEST DIRECTION

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

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 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 CHOREOGRAPHY

  • Harry Styles – “Treat People With Kindness” – Columbia Records

BEST EDITING

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

2021 BET Hip Hop Awards Nominees

Nominations are out for the 2021 BET Hip Hop Awards, scheduled for Tuesday, October 5, at 9:00 PM ET/PT. Video specific noms are:

BEST HIP HOP VIDEO

  • Cardi B “Up”
  • Cardi B Feat. Megan Thee Stallion "WAP"
  • Chris Brown & Young Thug Go "Crazy"
  • Drake f/ Lil Durk "Laugh Now Cry Later”
  • Lil Nas X "Montero (Call Me By Your Name)"
  • Saweetie f/ Doja Cat "Best Friend"

VIDEO DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR

  • Cole Bennett
  • Colin Tilley
  • Dave Meyers
  • Director X
  • Hype Williams
  • Missy Elliott

Visit BET.com for the full nomination list and more...