This year’s MTV VMAs is taking place tonight (28 August) at New Jersey’s Prudential Center.
The first awards of the night were announced on the event’s pre-show red carpet,
with Italian glam rock band MaÌineskin taking the prize for Best Alternative for
“I Wanna Be Your Slave” and, with over 320 million fan votes cast, Blackpink won Best Metaverse Performance.
Artist of the Year Bad Bunny WINNER Ed Sheeran Harry Styles Jack Harlow Lil Nas X Lizzo
Song of the Year Adele “Easy on Me” Billie Eilish “Happier Than Ever” Doja Cat “Woman” Elton John & Dua Lipa “Cold Heart (Pnau Remix)” Lizzo “About Damn Time” The Kid Laroi & Justin Bieber “Stay”
Best New Artist, Baby Keem Dove Cameron Gayle Latto Seventeen MaÌneskin
Push Performance of the year September 2021: Griff – “One Night”
October 2021: Remi Wolf – “Sexy Villain”
November 2021: Nessa Barrett – “I Hope Ur Miserable Until Ur Dead”