VMA 2017 Winners

Video of the Year

HUMBLE.
Kendrick Lamar
  • Scars To Your Beautiful
    Alessia Cara
  • 24K Magic
    Bruno Mars
  • Wild Thoughts
    DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller
  • Reminder
    The Weeknd

Artist of the Year

Ed Sheeran
  • Ariana Grande
  • Bruno Mars
  • Kendrick Lamar
  • Lorde
  • The Weeknd

Best New Artist

Khalid
  • Julia Michaels
  • Kodak Black
  • Noah Cyrus
  • SZA
  • Young M.A

Best Fight Against the System

All Nominees Honored
  • Scars To Your Beautiful
    Alessia Cara
  • Light
    Big Sean
  • Surefire
    John Legend
  • Immigrants (We Get the Job Done)
    The Hamilton Mixtape
  • Black SpiderMan
    Logic ft. Damian Lemar Hudson
  • Stand Up / Stand N Rock #NoDAPL
    Taboo ft. Shailene Woodley

Best Hip Hop

HUMBLE.
Kendrick Lamar
  • Same Drugs
    Chance the Rapper
  • Broccoli
    D.R.A.M. ft. Lil Yachty
  • I'm The One
    DJ Khaled ft. Justin Bieber, Quavo, Chance the Rapper & Lil Wayne
  • Bad & Boujee
    Migos ft. Lil Uzi Vert
  • Bounce Back
    Big Sean

Best Dance

Stay
Zedd & Alessia Cara
  • Gone
    Afrojack ft. Ty Dolla $ign
  • My Way
    Calvin Harris
  • It Ain't Me
    Kygo x Selena Gomez
  • Cold Water
    Major Lazer ft. Justin Bieber & MØ

Song of Summer

XO Tour Llif3
Lil Uzi Vert
  • Despacito (Remix)
    Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee ft. Justin Bieber
  • Down
    Fifth Harmony ft. Gucci Mane
  • OMG
    Camila Cabello ft. Quavo
  • Shape of You
    Ed Sheeran
  • Sorry Not Sorry
    Demi Lovato
  • There’s Nothing Holding Me Back
    Shawn Mendes
  • Wild Thoughts
    DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller

Best Pop

Down
Fifth Harmony ft. Gucci Mane
  • Shape Of You
    Ed Sheeran
  • Sign Of The Times
    Harry Styles
  • Chained To the Rhythm
    Katy Perry ft. Skip Marley
  • Malibu
    Miley Cyrus
  • Shawn Mendes
    Treat You Better

Best Rock

Heavydirtysoul
Twenty One Pilots
  • Young And Menace
    Fall Out Boy
  • Run
    Foo Fighters
  • Bang Bang
    Green Day
  • A Head Full Of Dreams
    Coldplay

Best Choreography

Fade - Kanye West
Choreography by Teyana Taylor, Guapo, Matthew Pasterisa, Jae Blaze & Derek Watkins
  • Side To Side
    Ariana Grande ft. Nicki Minaj
  • Down
    Fifth Harmony ft. Gucci Mane
  • HUMBLE.
    Kendrick Lamar
  • The Greatest
    Sia

Best Collaboration

I Don't Wanna Live Forever (Fifty Shades Darker)
Zayn & Taylor Swift
  • Feels
    Calvin Harris ft. Pharrell Williams, Katy Perry & Big Sean
  • We Don't Talk Anymore
    Charlie Puth ft. Selena Gomez
  • Broccoli
    D.R.A.M. ft. Lil Yachty
  • Wild Thoughts
    DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller
  • Closer
    The Chainsmokers ft. Halsey

Best Art Direction

HUMBLE. - Kendrick Lamar
Production Designer: Spencer Graves
  • 24K Magic
    Bruno Mars
  • Wild Thoughts
    DJ Khaled ft. Rihanna & Bryson Tiller
  • Bon Appetit
    Katy Perry ft. Migos
  • Reminder
    The Weeknd

Best Direction

HUMBLE. - Kendrick Lamar
Directors: Dave Meyers, The Little Homies
  • Scars To Your Beautiful
    Alessia Cara
  • 24K Magic
    Bruno Mars
  • Chained To the Rhythm
    Katy Perry ft. Skip Marley
  • Reminder
    The Weeknd

Best Editing

Wyclef Jean - Young Thug
Editors: Ryan Staake, Eric Degliomini
  • Mask Off
    Future
  • Green Light
    Lorde
  • Closer
    The Chainsmokers ft. Halsey
  • Reminder
    The Weeknd

Best Visual Effects

HUMBLE. - Kendrick Lamar
Company: Timber/Lead: Jonah Hall
  • Dis Generation
    A Tribe Called Quest
  • Sign of the Times
    Harry Styles
  • Chained to the Rhythm
    Katy Perry ft. Skip Marley
  • iSpy
    KYLE ft. Lil Yachty