YouTube Music Awards: The Complete Winners List

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are honored with the Breakthrough of the Year award while Eminem takes home the top honor for Artist of the Year.

Breakthrough of the Year

WINNER: Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Kendrick Lamar

Naughty Boy



Response of the Year

WINNER: Lindsey Stirling and Pentatonix, "Radioactive"

Boyce Avenue (feat. Fifth Harmony) "Mirrors"

Jayesslee, "Gangnam Style"

ThePianoGuys, "Titanium/Pavane"

Walk Off the Earth (feat. KRNFX), "I Knew You Were Trouble"

Innovation of the Year

WINNER: DeStorm, "See Me Standing"

Anamanaguchi, "Endless Fantasy"

Atoms For Peace, "Ingenue"

Bat For Lashes, "Lilies"

Toro Y Moi, "Say That"

YouTube Phenomenon

WINNER: "I Knew You Were Trouble"


"Gangnam Style"

"Harlem Shake"

"Thrift Shop"

Video of the Year

WINNER: Girls' Generation "I Got A Boy"

Demi Lovato, "Heart Attack"

Epic Rap Battles Of History, "Barack Obama vs Mitt Romney"

Justin Bieber (feat. Nicki Minaj), "Beauty and a Beat"br>

Lady Gaga, "Applause"

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis (feat. Mary Lambert) "Same Love"

Miley Cyrus, "We Can't Stop"

One Direction, "Best Song Ever"

PSY, "Gentleman"

Selena Gomez, "Come & Get It"

Artist of the Year

WINNER: Eminem

Epic Rap Battles Of History

Justin Bieber

Katy Perry

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis

Nicki Minaj

One Direction



Taylor Swift