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MTV Video Music Awards 2022: List of Winners

Taylor Swift, Lizzo, Harry Styles, Bad Bunny, and more win big at this year's VMAs

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Here are your full list of winners from this year's MTV Video Music Awards | Getty Images

Held this year at New Jersey's Prudential Center August 28, Sunday, the MTV Video Must Awards (VMAs) saw historic nominations for some of music's most influential artists as well as some of the biggest wins for some of our favorite acts going home with one—or more—Moon Persons in tow.


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The complete list of winners below:

ALBUM OF THE YEAR

Harry Styles – Harry's House (WINNER)

Adele – 30

Bad Bunny – Un Verano Sin Ti

Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever

Drake – Certified Lover Boy


ARTIST OF THE YEAR

Bad Bunny (WINNER)

Drake

Ed Sheeran 

Harry Styles

Jack Harlow 

Lil Nas X 

Lizzo


BEST POP

Harry Styles – "As It Was" (WINNER)

Billie Eilish – "Happier Than Ever"

Doja Cat – "Woman"

Ed Sheeran – "Shivers" 

Lizzo – "About Damn Time"

Olivia Rodrigo – "traitor"

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VIDEO OF THE YEAR

Taylor Swift – "All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (Taylor's Version)" (WINNER)

Doja Cat – "Woman" 

Drake ft. Future & Young Thug – "Way 2 Sexy" 

Ed Sheeran – "Shivers"

Harry Styles – "As It Was"

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – "Industry Baby"

Olivia Rodrigo – "brutal"


SONG OF THE YEAR

Billie Eilish – "Happier Than Ever" (WINNER)

Adele – "Easy on Me" 

Doja Cat – "Woman" 

Elton John & Dua Lipa – "Cold Heart (PNAU Remix)" 

Lizzo – "About Damn Time"

The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – "Stay"


GROUP OF THE YEAR

BTS (WINNER)

BLACKPINK

City Girls

Foo Fighters

Imagine Dragons

Måneskin

Red Hot Chili Peppers

Silk Sonic

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VIDEO FOR GOOD

Lizzo – "About Damn Time" (WINNER)

Kendrick Lamar – "The Heart Part 5" 

Latto – "P*ssy" 

Rina Sawayama – "This Hell"

Stromae – "Fils de joie"


Best R&B

The Weeknd – "Out of Time" (WINNER)

Alicia Keys – "City of Gods (Part II)"

Chlöe – "Have Mercy"H.E.R. – "For Anyone"

Normani ft. Cardi B – "Wild Side"

Summer Walker, SZA & Cardi B – "No Love (Extended Version)"



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BEST NEW ARTIST

Dove Cameron (WINNER)

Baby Keem

GAYLE

Latto 

Måneskin 

SEVENTEEN


BEST EDITING

ROSALÍA – "SAOKO" (WINNER)

Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar – "family ties" 

Doja Cat – "Get Into It (Yuh)" 

Olivia Rodrigo – "brutal"

Taylor Swift – "All Too Well (10 Minute Version) (Taylor's Version)"

The Weeknd – "Take My Breath"


BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

Doja Cat – "Woman" (WINNER)

BTS – "Permission to Dance" 

FKA twigs ft. The Weeknd – "Tears In The Club"

Harry Styles – "As It Was" 

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – "INDUSTRY BABY"

Normani ft. Cardi B – "Wild Side"


BEST HIP-HOP

Nicki Minaj ft. Lil Baby – "Do We Have A Problem?" (WINNER)

Eminem & Snoop Dogg – "From The D 2 The LBC" 

Future ft. Drake, Tems – "WAIT FOR U" 

Kendrick Lamar – "N95" 

Latto – "Big Energy" 

Pusha T – "Diet Coke" 



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BEST LONGFORM VIDEO

Taylor Swift – "All Too Well" (10 Minute Version) (Taylor's Version) (WINNER)

Billie Eilish – Happier Than Ever: A Love Letter to Los Angeles

Foo Fighters – Studio 666

Kacey Musgraves – star-crossed 

Madonna – Madame X 

Olivia Rodrigo – driving home 2 u 


BEST COLLABORATION

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – "INDUSTRY BABY" (WINNER)

Drake ft. Future & Young Thug – "Way 2 Sexy"

Elton John & Dua Lipa – "Cold Heart (PNAU Remix)" 

Megan Thee Stallion & Dua Lipa – "Sweetest Pie" 

Post Malone & The Weeknd – "One Right Now" 

ROSALÍA ft. The Weeknd – "LA FAMA" 

The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – "STAY" 


BEST ROCK

Red Hot Chili Peppers – "Black Summer" (WINNER)

Foo Fighters – "Love Dies Young"

Jack White – "Taking Me Back"

Muse – "Won't Stand Down"

Shinedown – "Planet Zero" 

Three Days Grace – "So Called Life"


SONG OF THE SUMMER

Jack Harlow – "First Class" (WINNER)

Bad Bunny & Chencho Corleone – "Me Porto Bonito"

Beyoncé – "Break My Soul"

Charlie Puth – "Left And Right (feat. Jung Kook of BTS)"

Doja Cat – "Vegas (From the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Elvis)"

Future ft. Drake, Tems – "Wait For U"

Harry Styles – "Late Night Talking"

Kane Brown – "Grand"

Latto x Mariah Carey – "Big Energy (Remix) ft. DJ Khaled"

Lizzo – "About Damn Time"

Marshmello x Khalid – "Numb"

Nicki Minaj – "Super Freaky Girl"

Nicky Youre, dazy – "Sunroof"

Post Malone with Doja Cat – "I Like You (A Happier Song)"

Rosalía – "Bizcochito"

Steve Lacy – "Bad Habit"


BEST K-POP

LISA – "LALISA" (WINNER)

BTS – "Yet To Come (The Most Beautiful Moment)" 

ITZY – "LOCO" 

SEVENTEEN – "HOT" 

Stray Kids – "MANIAC" 

TWICE – "The Feels" 

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BEST ALTERNATIVE

Måneskin – "I WANNA BE YOUR SLAVE" – Arista Records (WINNER)

Avril Lavigne ft. blackbear - "Love It When You Hate Me" - Elektra Music Group / DTA Records

Imagine Dragons x JID – "Enemy" – KIDinaKORNER / Interscope Records

Machine Gun Kelly ft. WILLOW – "emo girl" – Bad Boy / Interscope Records

Panic! At The Disco – "Viva Las Vengeance" – Fueled By Ramen / Elektra Music Group 

Twenty One Pilots  – "Saturday" – Fueled By Ramen / Elektra Music Group

WILLOW, Avril Lavigne ft. Travis Barker – "G R O W" – MSFTSMusic / Roc Nation Records


BEST ART DIRECTION

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – "INDUSTRY BABY" (WINNER)

Adele – "Oh My God"

Doja Cat – "Get Into It (Yuh)" 

Drake ft. Future & Young Thug – "Way 2 Sexy" 

Kacey Musgraves – "simple times"

Megan Thee Stallion ft. Dua Lipa – "Sweetest Pie"


BEST LATIN

Anitta – "Envolver" – Warner Records (WINNER)

Bad Bunny – "Tití Me Preguntó" – Rimas Entertainment

Becky G X KAROL G – "MAMIII" – Kemosabe Records / Sony Music Latin / RCA Records 

Daddy Yankee – "REMIX" – Republic Records

Farruko – "Pepas" – Sony Music US Latin

J Balvin & Skrillex – "In Da Getto" – Sueños Globales, LLC /Universal Music Latino / Asylum Records UK 


BEST METAVERSE PERFORMANCE

BLACKPINK The Virtual | PUBG – YG Entertainment / Interscope Records (WINNER)

BTS | Minecraft – BIGHIT Music / Geffen Records

Charli XCX | Roblox – Atlantic Records

Justin Bieber – An Interactive Virtual Experience | Wave – Def Jam

Rift Tour ft. Ariana Grande | Fortnite – Republic Records

Twenty One Pilots Concert Experience | Roblox – Fueled By Ramen / Elektra Music Group 


BEST VISUAL EFFECTS

Lil Nas X, Jack Harlow – "INDUSTRY BABY" (WINNER)

Billie Eilish – "Happier Than Ever" 

Coldplay X BTS – "My Universe" 

Kendrick Lamar – "The Heart Part 5" 

Megan Thee Stallion & Dua Lipa – "Sweetest Pie"

The Kid LAROI & Justin Bieber – "STAY"