MTV VMAs 2020 Full List of Nominations and Winners: Lady Gaga singlehandedly steals the spotlight

Two new categories have been added in the wake of the pandemic. Check out the full list of winners below


                            MTV VMAs 2020 Full List of Nominations and Winners: Lady Gaga singlehandedly steals the spotlight
Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande (Getty Images)

Initially, set to be held at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center, New York City, on August 30, for the first time since 2013, the 2020 MTV Video Music Awards was hosted by actress, singer, and talk show personality Keke Palmer and bring a number of musicians and artists under one roof. Due to social distancing regulations amid Covid-19 pandemic, the show will take place in front of “limited or no audience.”

Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga were leading the nominations with nine nods each and two new categories were added in the wake of the pandemic: Best Music Video From Home and Best Quarantine Performance. We predicted Lady Gaga, Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande to win big this time around, let's us how far MEAWW got this right.

Check out the full list of winners below:

VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Billie Eilish — 'everything i wanted'
Eminem ft. Juice WRLD — 'Godzilla'
Future ft. Drake — 'Life Is Good'
Lady Gaga with Ariana Grande — 'Rain On Me'
Taylor Swift — 'The Man'
The Weeknd — 'Blinding Lights' (Winner)

ARTIST OF THE YEAR

DaBaby
Justin Bieber
Lady Gaga  (Winner)
Megan Thee Stallion
Post Malone
The Weeknd

Lady Gaga attends The 2019 Met Gala Celebrating Camp: Notes on Fashion at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 06, 2019 in New York City.

SONG OF THE YEAR

Billie Eilish — 'everything i wanted'
Doja Cat — 'Say So'
Lady Gaga with Ariana Grande — 'Rain On Me' (Winner)
Megan Thee Stallion — 'Savage'
Post Malone — 'Circles'
Roddy Ricch — 'The Box'

BEST COLLABORATION

Ariana Grande & Justin Bieber — 'Stuck with U'
Black Eyed Peas ft. J Balvin — 'RITMO (Bad Boys For Life)'
Ed Sheeran ft. Khalid — 'Beautiful People'
Future ft. Drake — 'Life Is Good'
Karol G ft. Nicki Minaj — 'Tusa'
Lady Gaga with Ariana Grande — 'Rain On Me' (Winner)

PUSH BEST NEW ARTIST

Doja Cat (Winner)
Jack Harlow
Lewis Capaldi
Roddy Ricch
Tate McRae
Yungblud

BEST POP

BTS — 'On' (Winner)
Halsey — 'You should be sad'
Jonas Brothers — 'What a Man Gotta Do'
Justin Bieber ft. Quavo — 'Intentions'
Lady Gaga with Ariana Grande — 'Rain On Me'
Taylor Swift — 'Lover'

(L-R) RM, J-Hope, Suga (rear), Jung Kook (center front), Jin (rear), Jimin, V. of BTS perform onstage during 102.7 KIIS FM's Jingle Ball 2019 Presented by Capital One at the Forum on December 6, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Getty Images)

BEST HIP-HOP

DaBaby — 'BOP'
Eminem ft. Juice WRLD — 'Godzilla'
Future ft. Drake — 'Life Is Good'
Megan Thee Stallion — 'Savage' (Winner)
Roddy Ricch — 'The Box'
Travis Scott — 'Highest in the Room'

BEST ROCK

blink-182 — 'Happy Days'
Coldplay — 'Orphans' (Winner)
Evanescence — 'Wasted On You'
Fall Out Boy ft. Wyclef Jean — 'Dear Future Self (Hands Up)'
Green Day — 'Oh Yeah!'
The Killers — 'Caution'

BEST ALTERNATIVE

The 1975 — 'If You're Too Shy (Let Me Know)'
All Time Low — 'Some Kind Of Disaster'
FINNEAS — 'Let's Fall in Love for the Night'
Lana Del Rey — 'Doin' Time'
Machine Gun Kelly — 'Bloody Valentine' (Winner)
Twenty One Pilots — 'Level of Concern'

BEST LATIN

Anuel AA ft. Daddy Yankee, Ozuna, Karol G & J Balvin — 'China'
Bad Bunny — 'Yo Perreo Sola'
Black Eyed Peas ft. Ozuna & J. Rey Soul — 'Mamacita'
J Balvin — 'Amarillo'
Karol G ft. Nicki Minaj — 'Tusa'
Maluma ft. J Balvin — 'Qué Pena' (Winner)

Recording artist The Weeknd performs onstage during the 2016 American Music Awards at Microsoft Theater on November 20, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Getty Images)

BEST R&B

Alicia Keys — 'Underdog'
Chloe x Halle — 'Do It'
H.E.R. ft. YG — 'Slide'
Khalid ft. Summer Walker — 'Eleven'
Lizzo — 'Cuz I Love You'
The Weeknd — 'Blinding Lights' (Winner)

BEST K-POP

(G)I-DLE — 'Oh My God'
BTS — 'On' (Winner)
EXO — 'Obsession'
Monsta X — 'Someone's Someone'
Tomorrow X Together — '9 and Three Quarters (Run Away)'
Red Velvet — 'Psycho'

VIDEO FOR GOOD

Anderson .Paak — 'Lockdown'
Billie Eilish — 'all the good girls go to hell'
Demi Lovato — 'I Love Me'
H.E.R. — 'I Can't Breathe' (Winner)
Lil Baby — 'The Bigger Picture'
Taylor Swift — 'The Man'

Taylor Swift performs onstage during iHeartRadio's Z100 Jingle Ball 2019 Presented By Capital One on December 13, 2019 in New York City. (Getty Images)

BEST MUSIC VIDEO FROM HOME

5 Seconds of Summer — 'Wildflower'
Ariana Grande & Justin Bieber — 'Stuck with U' (Winner)
blink-182 — 'Happy Days'
Drake — 'Toosie Slide'
John Legend — 'Bigger Love'
Twenty One Pilots — 'Level of Concern'

BEST QUARANTINE PERFORMANCE

Chloe x Halle — 'Do It' from MTV's Prom-Athon
CNCO — MTV Unplugged At Home (Winner)
DJ D-Nice — Club MTV Presents: #DanceTogether
John Legend — #TogetherAtHome Concert Series
Lady Gaga — 'Smile' from One World: Together At Home
Post Malone — Nirvana Tribute

BEST DIRECTION

Billie Eilish — 'xanny' — Directed by Billie Eilish
Doja Cat — 'Say So' — Directed by Hannah Lux Davis
Dua Lipa — 'Don't Start Now' — Directed by Nabil
Harry Styles — 'Adore You' — Directed by Dave Meyers
Taylor Swift — 'The Man' — Directed by Taylor Swift (Winner)
The Weeknd — 'Blinding Lights' — Directed by Anton Tammi

BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY

5 Seconds of Summer — 'Old Me' — Cinematography by Kieran Fowler
Camila Cabello ft. DaBaby — 'My Oh My' — Cinematography by Scott Cunningham
Billie Eilish — 'all the good girls go to hell' — Cinematography by Christopher Probst
Katy Perry — 'Harleys In Hawaii' — Cinematography by Arnau Valls
Lady Gaga with Ariana Grande — 'Rain On Me' — Cinematography by Michael Merriman (Winner)
The Weeknd — 'Blinding Lights' — Cinematography by Oliver Millar

Selena Gomez attends the premiere of Universal Pictures' 'Dolittle' at Regency Village Theatre on January 11, 2020 in Westwood, California. (Getty Images)

BEST ART DIRECTION

A$AP Rocky — 'Babushka Boi' — Art Direction by A$AP Rocky & Nadia Lee Cohen
Dua Lipa — 'Physical' — Art Direction by Anna Colomé Nogu ́ 
Harry Styles — 'Adore You' — Art Direction by Laura Ellis Cricks
Miley Cyrus — 'Mother's Daughter' — Art Direction by Christian Stone (Winner)
Selena Gomez — 'Boyfriend' — Art Direction by Tatiana Van Sauter
Taylor Swift — 'Lover' — Art Direction by Ethan Tobman

BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Billie Eilish -- "all the good girls go to hell" -- Darkroom / Interscope Records -- Visual Effects by Drive Studios
Demi Lovato -- "I Love Me" -- Island Records -- Visual Effects by Hoody FX
Dua Lipa -- "Physical" -- Warner Records -- Visual Effects by EIGHTY4 (Winner)
Harry Styles -- "Adore You" -- Columbia Records -- Visual Effects by Mathematic
Lady Gaga with Ariana Grande -- "Rain On Me" -- Streamline / Interscope Records -- Visual Effects by Ingenuity Studios
Travis Scott -- "HIGHEST IN THE ROOM" -- Epic Records / Cactus Jack -- Visual Effects by ARTJAIL, SCISSOR FILMS & FRENDER

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

BTS — 'On' — Choreography by Son Sung Deuk, Lee Ga Hun, Lee Byung Eun (Winner)
CNCO & Natti Natasha — 'Honey Boo' — Choreography by Kyle Hanagami
DaBaby — 'BOP' — Choreography by Dani Leigh and Cherry
Dua Lipa — 'Physical' — Choreography by Charm La'Donna
Lady Gaga with Ariana Grande — 'Rain On Me' — Choreography by Richy Jackson
Normani — 'Motivation' — Choreography by Sean Bankhead

BEST EDITING

Halsey — 'Graveyard' — Edited by Emilie Aubry, Janne Vartia & Tim Montana
James Blake — 'Can't Believe the Way We Flow' — Edited by Frank Lebon
Lizzo — 'Good As Hell' — Edited by Russell Santos & Sofia Kerpan
Miley Cyrus — 'Mother's Daughter' — Edited by Alexandre Moors, Nuno Xico (Winner)
Rosalía — 'A Palé' — Edited by Andre Jones
The Weeknd — 'Blinding Lights' — Edited by Janne Vartia & Tim Montana

BEST GROUP

5 Seconds of Summer
The 1975
BLACKPINK
BTS -- WINNER
Chloe x Halle
CNCO
Little Mix
MONSTA X
Now United
Twenty One Pilots

SONG OF THE SUMMER

BLACKPINK – “How You Like That” -- WINNER
Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion – “WAP”
DaBaby ft. Roddy Ricch – “Rockstar”
DJ Khaled ft. Drake – “Popstar”
Doja Cat – “Say So”
Dua Lipa – “Break My Heart”
Harry Styles –“Watermelon Sugar”
Jack Harlow – “Whats Poppin”
Lil Baby ft. 42 Dugg – “We Paid”
Megan Thee Stallion ft. Beyoncé – “Savage (Remix)”
Miley Cyrus – “Midnight Sky”
Pop Smoke ft. 50 Cent & Roddy Ricch – “The Woo”
SAINt JHN – “Roses”
Saweetie – “Tap In”
Taylor Swift – “cardigan”
The Weeknd – “Blinding Lights”

Tricon Award

Lady Gaga -- WINNER

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