The 2016 MTV VMAs Complete Winner's List

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The stars were out in New York City on Sunday night for the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards, with everyone from established divas like Beyonce and Adele to newcomers DNCE and Bryson Tiller looking to take home the award show's coveted Moonman trophy. Queen Bey was nominated for a career-best 11 awards for her Lemonade album, while Adele was close on her heels with eight.
And don't forget about the boys. Drake's endlessly memed "Hotline Bling" was also well represented in the nominations, as well as Kanye West's controversial "Famous." Both artists were up for Video of the Year, alongside Justin Bieber’s “Sorry.”
Check out the complete list of winners below:
Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award Rihanna
VIDEO OF THE YEAR Adele - “Hello” (Director: Xavier Dolan) Beyoncé – “Formation” (Director: Melina Matsoukas) *WINNER* Drake – “Hotline Bling” (Director: Director X) Justin Bieber – “Sorry” (Director: Parris Goebel) Kanye West – “Famous” (Director: Kanye West)
BEST FEMALE VIDEO Adele – “Hello” (Director: Xavier Dolan) Beyoncé – “Hold Up” (Director: Jonas Åkerlund, Beyoncé Knowles Carter) *WINNER* Sia – “Cheap Thrills” (Director: Lior Molcho) Ariana Grande – “Into You” (Director: Hannah Lux Davis) Rihanna ft. Drake – “Work” (short version) (Director: Director X)
BEST MALE VIDEO Drake – “Hotline Bling” (Director: Director X) Bryson Tiller – “Don’t” (Director: Cris) Calvin Harris ft. Rihanna – “This Is What You Came For” (Director: Emil Nava) *WINNER* Kanye West – “Famous” (Director: Kanye West) The Weeknd – “Can’t Feel My Face” (Director: Grant Singer)
BEST COLLABORATION Beyoncé ft. Kendrick Lamar – “Freedom” (Director: Beyoncé Knowles Carter, Kahlil Joseph) Fifth Harmony ft. Ty Dolla $ign – “Work From Home” (Director: Director X) *WINNER* Ariana Grande ft. Lil Wayne – “Let Me Love You” (Director: Grant Singer) Calvin Harris ft. Rihanna – “This Is What You Came For” (Director: Emil Nava) Rihanna ft. Drake – “Work” (short version) (Director: Director X)
BEST HIP HOP VIDEO Drake – “Hotline Bling” (Director: Director X) *WINNER* Desiigner – “Panda” (Director: Paul Geusebroek) Bryson Tiller – “Don’t” (Director: Cris) Chance The Rapper featuring Saba – “Angels” (Director: Austin Vesely) 2 Chainz – “Watch Out” (Director: Motion Family)
BEST POP VIDEO Adele – “Hello” (Director: Xavier Dolan) Beyoncé – “Formation” (Director: Melina Matsoukas) *WINNER* Justin Bieber – “Sorry” (Director: Parris Goebel) Alessia Cara – “Wild Things” (Director: Aaron A) Ariana Grande – “Into You” (Director: Hannah Lux Davis)
BEST ROCK VIDEO All Time Low – “Missing You” (Director: Patrick Tracy) Coldplay – “Adventure Of A Lifetime” (Director: Mat Whitecross) Fall Out Boy ft. Demi Lovato – “Irresistible” (Director: Wayne Isham) twenty one pilots – “Heathens” (Director: Andrew Donoho) *WINNER* Panic! At The Disco – “Victorious” (Director: Brandon Dermer)
BEST ELECTRONIC VIDEO Calvin Harris & Disciples – “How Deep Is Your Love” (Director: Emil Nava) *WINNER* 99 Souls ft. Destiny’s Child & Brandy – “The Girl Is Mine” (Director: Ludovic Zuili / Simon Bouisson) Mike Posner – “I Took A Pill In Ibiza” (Director: Jon Jon Augustavo) Afrojack – “SummerThing!” (Director: Sam Sneed) The Chainsmokers ft. Daya – “Don’t Let Me Down” (Director: Marcus Kuhne)
BREAKTHROUGH LONG FORM VIDEO Florence + The Machine – The Odyssey Beyoncé – Lemonade *WINNER* Justin Bieber – PURPOSE: The Movement Chris Brown – Royalty Troye Sivan – Blue Neighbourhood Trilogy
BEST NEW ARTIST Bryson Tiller Desiigner Zara Larsson Lukas Graham DNCE *WINNER*
PROFESSIONAL CATEGORIES
BEST ART DIRECTION Beyoncé – “Hold Up” (Production Designer: Jason Hougaard) Fergie – “M.I.L.F. $” (Production Designer: Alexander Delgado) Drake – “Hotline Bling” (Production Designer: Jeremy MacFarlane) David Bowie – “Blackstar” (Production Designer: Jan Houllevigue) *WINNER* Adele – “Hello” (Production Designer: Colombe Raby)
BEST CHOREOGRAPHY Beyoncé – “Formation” (Choreographer: Chris Grant, JaQuel Knight, Dana Foglia) *WINNER* Missy Elliott ft. Pharrell – “WTF (Where They From)” (Choreographer: Hi-Hat) Beyoncé – “Sorry” (Choreographer: Chris Grant, JaQuel Knight, Dana Foglia, Anthony Burrell, Beyoncé Knowles Carter) FKA Twigs – “M3LL155X” (Choreographer: FKA Twigs) Florence + The Machine – “Delilah” (Choreographer: Holly Blakey)
BEST DIRECTION Beyoncé – “Formation” (Director: Melina Matsoukas) *WINNER* Coldplay – “Up&Up” (Director: Vania Heymann, Gal Muggia) Adele – “Hello” (Director: Xavier Dolan) David Bowie – “Lazarus” (Director: Johan Renck) Tame Impala – “The Less I Know The Better” (Director: Canada)
BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY Beyoncé – “Formation” (Cinematographer: Malik Sayeed) *WINNER* Adele – “Hello” (Cinematographer: André Turpin) David Bowie – “Lazarus” (Cinematographer: Crille Forsberg) Alesso – “I Wanna Know” (Cinematographer: Corey Jennings) Ariana Grande – “Into You” (Cinematographer: Paul Laufer)
BEST EDITING Beyoncé – “Formation” (Editor: Jeff Selis) *WINNER* Adele – “Hello” (Editor: Xavier Dolan) Fergie – “M.I.L.F. $” (Editor: Vinnie Hobbs) David Bowie – “Lazarus” (Editor: Johan Söderberg) Ariana Grande – “Into You” (Editor: Hannah Lux Davis)
BEST VISUAL EFFECTS Coldplay – “Up&Up” (VFX Editor: Vania Heymann) *WINNER* FKA Twigs – “M3LL155X” (VFX Editor: Lewis Saunders, Jihoon Yoo) Adele – “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)” (VFX Editor: Sam Sneade) The Weeknd – “Can’t Feel My Face” (VFX Editor: Bryan Smaller) Zayn – “PILLOWTALK” (VFX Editor: David Smith)