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WINNER LIST: The 2017 MTV Video Music Awards

August 28, 2017

The 2017 MTV Video Music Awards did not disappoint in a lot of ways. We got to see an epic performance from P!nk, Taylor Swift's music video premiered, and there as an emotional tribute to Chester Bennington

Of course, the show also gave out some awards. Who could forget about that? Kendrick Lamar, Ed Sheeran, and Khalid were among the biggest winners of the night. 

Here are some of the key catergories of the night:

VIDEO OF THE YEAR:
WINNER: Kendrick Lamar – “HUMBLE.”

NOMINEES: Bruno Mars – “24K Magic," Alessia Cara – “Scars To Your Beautiful," DJ Khaled feat. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts" & The Weeknd – “Reminder”

ARTIST OF THE YEAR:
WINNER: Ed Sheeran
NOMINEES: Bruno Mars, Kendirck Lamar, Ariana Grande, The Weeknd & Lorde

BEST NEW ARTIST: 
WINNER: Khalid
NOMINEES: Kodak Black, SZA, Young M.A, Julia Michaels & Noah Cyrus

SONG OF THE SUMMER:
WINNER:
Lil Uzi Vert – “XO Tour Llif3″

NOMINEES: Daddy Yankee and Luis Fonsi, feat. Justin Bieber – “Despacito (Remix)," Ed Sheeran – “Shape of You," Shawn Mendes – “There’s Nothing Holding Me Back," Demi Lovato – “Sorry Not Sorry," DJ Khaled Feat. Rihanna and Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts," Camila Cabello Feat. Quavo – “OMG," & Fifth Harmony Feat. Gucci Mane – “Down”

BEST COLLABORATION: 
WINNER: Zayn & Taylor Swift – “I Don’t Wanna Live Forever (Fifty Shades Darker)
NOMINEES: Charlie Puth feat. Selena Gomez – “We Don’t Talk Anymore," DJ Khaled feat. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller – “Wild Thoughts," D.R.A.M. feat. Lil Yachty – “Broccoli," The Chainsmokers feat. Halsey – “Closer," & Calvin Harris feat. Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry & Big Sean – “Feels”

BEST POP: 
WINNER: Fifth Harmony feat. Gucci Mane – “Down”

NOMINEES: Shawn Mendes – “Treat You Better," Ed Sheeran – “Shape of You," Harry Styles – “Sign Of The Times," Katy Perry feat. Skip Marley – “Chained To The Rhythm," & Miley Cyrus – “Malibu”

BEST HIP-HOP: 
WINNER: Kendrick Lamar – “HUMBLE.”
NOMINEES: Big Sean – “Bounce Back," Chance the Rapper – “Same Drugs," D.R.A.M. feat. Lil Yachty – “Broccoli," Migos feat. Lil Uzi Vert – “Bad & Boujee," DJ Khaled feat.Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper & Lil Wayne – “I’m The One”

BEST DANCE:
WINNER: Zedd and Alessia Cara – “Stay," 
NOMINEES: Kygo x Selena Gomez – “It Ain’t Me," Calvin Harris – “My Way," Major Lazer feat. Justin Bieber and MØ – “Cold Water," & Afrojack feat. Ty Dolla $ign – “Gone”

See more of our coverage from the 2017 MTV Video Music Awards here.